News Flash

Posted on: January 13, 2023

MassDEP proposed Title 5 and Watershed Permitting draft regulation information and public comment

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MassDEP recently extended the public comment period for the proposed Title 5 and Watershed Permitting draft regulations through January 30, 2023. The Department hopes to solicit additional feedback from the public, municipal leaders, and other stakeholder...

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Town Manager
Posted on: January 6, 2023

Private Road Plowing Status


On May 1, 2022, The Town of Sandwich DPW removed 47 private roadways from the plow list for issues such as overgrown vegetation, pavement defects and roadway obstructions. In response, homeowners from 40 of those roadways completed work and re-petitioned ...

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Town Manager
Posted on: December 30, 2022

Shellfish Opening Notice

ShellFish Opening

Sandwich shellfish beds will open on Sunday, January 1, 2023 at sunrise.

Please be aware that the harvesting of oysters is prohibited during the 2022-2023 shellfish season.

Licenses can be obtained at the natural resources office:

100 RT 6A, Sandwich, MA 025...

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Shellfish Info
Posted on: November 22, 2022


Snow Plow

The Town of Sandwich is seeking snow plow contractors for the 2022-23 Winter Season. We have new rates and incentives to offer you for this season, including: 

1. New rates for all equipment (see below). 

2. $300 end-of-season bonus if you...

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Private Contractor Equipment Rates / More Info Town Manager
Posted on: October 20, 2022

6,000 COVID 19 Home Test Kits Available for Residents of Sandwich


Has your COVID 19 test kits expired?  

Check the expiration date and if the kit(s) have expired you can pick up a new test kit at the following locations; The Sandwich Health Department, the Sandwich Nursing Office, the Sandwich Library, the Board...

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Town Manager
Posted on: June 27, 2022

Sandwich Boardwalk

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Town officials are hoping to enlist residents and visitors as “plank detectives” this summer to speed the process of returning 455 detached Boardwalk boards to the original donors. A comprehensive numbered list of those planks and any ...

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Boardwalk Press Release - 6/24/22 Town Manager
Posted on: June 16, 2022

Sandwich Boardwalk Salvaged Planks

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The Town has begun the next phase of connecting donors with the 455 engraved Sandwich Boardwalk planks recovered from the Mill Creek saltmarsh after January’s vicious storm. The planks, part of the 220 feet of Boardwalk torn from the main struct...

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Press Release Document Town Manager
Posted on: April 13, 2022

Plans to reunite salvaged engraved boardwalk planks with donors

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Town officials and local volunteers are collaborating on a plan to reunite Boardwalk planks with those who donated to the engraving programs of 1992 and 2001-07.

About 400 planks were displaced from the Boardwalk during a fierce Nor’easter in Jan...

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Town Manager