Incorporated in 1725, the Town of Easton is located 30 minutes from Boston, 45 minutes from Cape Cod, and 45 minutes from Providence. The community is approximately 29 square miles in area and has an estimated 2010 population of 23,357. Easton is governed by an Open Town Meeting and the executive branch is made up of an elected five-member Board of Selectmen, serving three-year terms. The Board hires a full-time Town Administrator to supervise the daily operations of the government. More...


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NOTICE TO RESIDENTS - Foundry Street Paving
As part of the Town of Easton’s ongoing pavement management program, the resurfacing of Foundry Street has been rescheduled to take place during the week of October 27, 2014.  The work will take place on Foundry Street (Route 106) between Five Corners and the West Bridgewater town line.  Motorists should expect delays and seek alternate routes during this time.  Police Details will be on scene to assist and direct traffic through and around the work zones. 
Community Preservation Act FY16 Funding Round

The Easton Community Preservation Act Committee (CPC) invites interested parties to apply for the next round of Community Preservation Act (CPA) funding.  Projects eligible for funding address one or more of the following goals:  Open space preservation (conservation or recreation);  historic preservation;  community housing.  All potential projects must first apply to the Community Preservation Committee and projects supported by the CPC are then sent to Town Meeting in May. The CPC expects FY16 available funding to be extremely limited and not all potential projects are likely to be funded.

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Olmsted Rockery Charrette - Kickoff is Nov. 5

All residents are invited to participate in a series of community design workshops during the month of November to help envision how the Rockery, at the intersection of Main, Barrows and Lincoln Streets,  can be better used and appreciated, and how the surrounding Main Street area could be improved and better connected. The project kickoff meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 6:30 PM at Oakes Ames Memorial Hall.  Please RSVP to the planning department at 508-230-0630 or at For more information, please click here.