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Acushnet Fire leads the State and the Nation

Channel 25 WFXT Interviews Acushnet Fire Chief Kevin Gallagher

ACUSHNET, Mass. - Massachusetts became the first state to require non-opioid pain medicine in ambulances. 

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Treasurer/Collector Search

The Town of Acushnet (pop. 10,303) seeks qualified candidates for the position of Treasurer/Collector.

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Annual Town Meeting

The Annual Town Meeting will be held on May 14th at 7 PM at the Ford Middle School.

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RMV Announces New Requirements: Lawful Presence and REAL ID

For Immediate Release
March 9, 2018
MassDOT Press Office: 857-368-8500Getting or Renewing a... more ››


Preliminary Town Election Results

Attached you will find the election results for the Town of Acushnet Annual Election, April 2, 2018.  Please keep in mind, these results... more ››


Eversource Work in Acushnet

News from EversourceIn our continuing efforts to improve the transmission system, Eversource, through our contractors, will be performing... more ››


Sign up for Emergency Notifications


The Town of Acushnet encourages residents and business owners to sign up for emergency notifications.  Such alerts include evacuation... more ››

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Selectman delivers State of the Union, sets goals for the coming year

By Robert Barboza / Advocate Correspondent

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When a Winter Storm is on the way!

When a strong winter storm comes our way, we want you to be prepared. Here are a few tips to keep in mind to stay safe and warm:

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To Report Power Outages

Please Call Eversource at 1-800-592-2000

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Acushnet House Fire

The Acushnet Fire victims need help! Thankfully they were able to escape in time, however, their home is a total loss.

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Electrical Savings for Acushnet Residents

Aggregation Agreement Renewed.

The original 2-year supply contract has been renewed for a 3-year term with Public Power. The new electric rate is fixed at $0.... more ››

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Street Light Replacement Work Started!

On November 10th the Town took official ownership of all of the street light fixtures within the Town from Eversource. Many of the fixtures... more ››

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Lt. Governor Karyn Polito Visits Acushnet

Community Compact Signing

On Tuesday, October 3, 2017, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito visited with the Acushnet Board of Selectmen to sign Acushnet's... more ››


AARP Warns of New Scam

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(l to r) Director Bergeron, Town Administrator Noble, and Douglas Forbes, MEMA

Acushnet EMA Receives State Certification

The Acushnet Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) has been certified by the State Emergency Response Commission.

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Assessor's Database Now Online

The Assessor's Database is now online. No need to visit Town Hall or stand in a line anymore.Making this data available online is a step... more ››


Acushnet's Building Code gets noticed on NECN News

Recent fires in Brockton and Waltham have brought attention to engineered wood.


West Nile Virus Alert

The Town of Acushnet is at MODERATE RISK  for the West Nile Virus (WNV)Do all you can to prevent the bite:

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Water & Sewer New Tiered Approach