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Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) Update

As of August 3, 2020 Halifax, MA is at moderate risk for Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE). The Massachusetts Department of Public Health... more ››

State Elections - September 1 and November 3 - Registration and Voting

The Massachusetts State Primary Election is scheduled for Tuesday, September 1 and the Massachusetts State General Election is scheduled... more ››

Town Meeting Recessed to August 29

The Halifax Annual and Special Town Meetings scheduled to be held on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at the Halifax Elementary School starting at... more ››

Zoning By-Law Hearing - Thursday, August 6

Proposed By-Law Changes - Planning Board Public Hearing - Status

South Shore Community Action Council's (SSCAC's) COVID-19 Impact Survey

Take the South Shore Community Action Council's (SSCAC's) COVID-19 Impact SurveySSCAC would like to know more about how the COVID-19... more ››

Single-Use and Reusable Bags - By-Law Going Back Into Effect

The Halifax Beautification Committee has been notified that the Commonwealth of Massachusetts has rescinded its orders that temporary put... more ››

Zoning By-Law Hearing - Expected Postponement

It is expected that the Planning Board's public hearing concerning proposed zoning by-laws, scheduled for Thursday, July 16 at 7:30pm, will... more ››

Building Department Closed - July 14-July 17

The Halifax Building Department will be closed from Tuesday, July 14, 2020 to Friday, July 17, 2020. You cay drop off permits with the... more ››

Small Business Strong

Small Business Strong is a private and public sector partnership set up to help women and minority owned small businesses navigate the... more ››

Outdoor Entertainment Permit Discussion - Lakeside Villa

The Halifax Board of Selectmen has received a request from In Season Restaurant, Inc., 550 Monponsett Street for an outdoor entertainment... more ››

Bud's Good and Provisions - Zoning Certification - July 14

The Halifax Board of Selectmen is requesting public comment on the application by Bud's Goods and Provisions before the Massachusetts... more ››

Stormwater Management Program 2020 - Filing

The Town of Halifax's Stormwater Management Program (SWMP), IDDE Plan, and O+M Plan are now available on the Town's web site at:... more ››

Grille 58 - Alcohol License - Temporary Expansion of Premises

Debra L. Trotta of Grille 58, 284 Monponsett Street, will be meeting with the Halifax Board of Selectmen on Thursday, July 2 at 1:45pm... more ››

Recycling Delayed from Wednesday, June 24 to Thursday, June 25

Because of a mechanical failure, households which normal have recycling picked up by the Town on Wednesday, June 24 will be picked up on... more ››

Planned Electric Power Outage - Wednesday, July 1- 4am to 5am

National Grid has announced that there will be a planned electric outage on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 from 4am to 5am for the following... more ››

Public Hearing - Long-Term Trailer Permit - 87 Plymouth Street


Alcohol License Discussion - Lakeside Villa

George Latini of In Season Restaurant d/b/a Lakeside Villa, 550 Monponsett Street, will be meeting with the Halifax Board of Selectmen on... more ››

Town Hall Re-Opens June 22

The Halifax Town Hall will re-open its doors beginning on Monday, June 22. The building will be open during its normal business hours:... more ››

Rabid Raccoon on Elm Street

Last week a raccoon tested positive for rabies near 360 Elm Street and had contact with a dog but no humans. The Town was informed today... more ››