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Posted on: May 25, 2022

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Affordable/Attainable Housing New & Updates

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Nauset Beach South Update 6/7/22

Nauset Beach South O.S.V. (over-sand vehicle) Trail is scheduled to be closed to OSV traffic at 8 PM on Monday, June 13, 2022, due to unfledged Piping Plover chicks in the vicinity of the O.S.V. corridor.  Please plan to be off the beach and thro...

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Beaches and OSV Information
Posted on: May 31, 2022

Chatham North Beach Closed to OSV Travel effective 12:00 PM - 6/1/22

Due to Piping Plovers and imminent hatching activity the Chatham portion of Nauset Beach (aka North Beach) will close to Over Sand Vehicle (OSV) travel beginning at 12:00 PM (noon) Wednesday, June 1, 2022.

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Chatham OSV Press Release 5-31-22 Beaches and OSV Information
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Recreational Shellfishing Survey

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Calling all Recreational Shellfishers

We want to hear from you and your experience with Recreational Shellfishing on Cape Cod to help us identify opportunities and concerns for Recreational Shellfishers.

Please complete this survey by May 31, 2022 and be en...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Governor Prence Committee Slides for 06/13/2022 Meeting

The presentation slides for the June 13, 2022 Governor Prence Planning Committee meeting are available for review on the town website. Please click the link for a PDF version. Governor Prence Planning Committee June 13, 2022 Slides

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Governor Prence Committee News

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Posted on: May 27, 2022

Public Hearing 06-01-2022: Proposed Parking Rules and Regulations

TOWN OF ORLEANSPROPOSED PARKING RULES AND REGULATIONSPUBLIC HEARING

On Wednesday, June 1, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. in the Nauset Room at Town Hall, the Select Board will hold a public hearing under Chapter 89. Parking, to consider proposed seasonal parking regula...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Important Updates for Town Meeting

Town Meeting Reminder:

As a reminder, the Town Meeting starts on Monday, May 9 at 6:00 p.m. in the Nauset Middle School Gymnasium.  For residents not planning on attending, the Town meeting will also be live streamed on the town website and over C...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Town Meeting Child Care

Town Meeting Child Care

  • Ages 3 and up
  • Children of Orleans registered votes
  • Monday, May 9, 2022
  • 5:45 PM until end of town meeting
  • Cafeteria of Nauset Regional Middle School

Pre-registration is required: recreation@town.orleans.ma.us

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Board of Health Public Hearing Notice for May 5, 2022

The Orleans Board of Health will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. to accept comments and consider adoption of amendments to the Town of Orleans Use of Orleans Solid Waste Facility Regulations.

This will be a hybrid hearing con...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Hard Copies of warrants available at Town Hall

The Annual and Special Town meetingMay 9, 2022 at 6:00 PM. Nauset Middle School Gymnasium

Hard copies of the warrant are now available in the foyer of Town Hall and will be provided at Town Meeting. You can download a PDF of Town Meeting Warrant. ...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 14, 2022

Sewer System FAQ

In preparation for Town Meeting the Town has prepared a FAQ regarding the Sewer System. This document is now available on the town's website.

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Shellfish Closure Effective Immediately 4/14/22

The entirety of Nauset Estuary including Town Cove is closed to shellfishing due to red tide effective immediately, April 14, 2022.

Closure info is available on the town website. Click here for updated shellfish maps.

Thank you,Nathan SearsNatural Resources...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: March 22, 2022

Notice for Downtown Sewer Abutters

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On or about September 1 of 2022 it is anticipated that you will receive notice from the Orleans Board of Health notifying you that you have one year to connect to the new downtown wastewater system.  Approximately 400 people will receive this not...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 12, 2022

May 2022 Property Tax Payments are due soon

The Tax Collector’s office wishes to remind Orleans property owners that the Real Estate and Personal Property Tax bills that were mailed in January include the upcoming 4th quarter installment bill, which is due for payment on or before May 2, 2022.&...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 4, 2022

2022 Sticker Sale Information

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Your BLUE 2021 Beach Parking, Over Sand and Transfer Station sticker expiration dates have been extended and are valid until June 30, 2022. 

2022 sticker sales will begin online and through the mail only - on Monday, April 11, 2022

The st...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: April 4, 2022

Eversource Sub Station Planting

Eversource has provided the Town with the attached planting plan detailing what was removed from the Orleans Sub-Station and what will be included in the re-planting. The plant material are native species with the exception of the Kousa Dogwoods. All of t...

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Orleans Sub Station Planting Plan News & Announcements
Posted on: March 29, 2022

Water Dept. Flushing

Water Dept. Flushing

The annual flushing of the Town of Orleans water system will start on Wednesday, April 20, 2022 and will take approximately three weeks to complete. All flushing will be done during the day between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Residents sho...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

How to Sign Up for Notify Me

Step by Step instructions with photos on signing up for Notify Me on the website.

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Town Seeks Residents to Fill Committee Vacancies

TOWN OF ORLEANSSEEKS RESIDENTS TO FILL COMMITTEES

The Orleans Select Board is seeking citizens to fill vacancies on the very important Committees, Commissions, Councils, and Boards that are listed below. The Board will be conducting interviews and appointm...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

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Updated Scam Information

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Current OPD Job Opportunities

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Information on current job opportunities within the Orleans Police Department.

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Firearm Licensing Information

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Questions about obtaining your Massachusetts License to Carry, applications, and information on the process can be found here!

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see mos...

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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Orleans MA: Construction Update for Wastewater Infrastructure Project Starting 06/27/2022

Construction Schedule Update on Orleans, MA Wastewater Infrastructure Project Two-Week Look Ahead Starting June 27th, 2022

Notice for Downtown Sewer Abutters: Please refer to the Town of Orleans website for the current notice: https://www...

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Road Construction and Detours
Posted on: June 17, 2022

Orleans MA: Construction Update for Wastewater Infrastructure Project 2 Week Look Ahead

Construction Schedule Update on Orleans, MA Wastewater Infrastructure Project Two-Week Look Ahead Starting June 20th, 2022

Notice for Downtown Sewer Abutters: Please refer to the Town of Orleans website for the current notice: https://www.town.orl...

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Road Construction and Detours

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Red Tide Closure Lifted effective sunrise 6/3/22

SHELLFISHING UPDATE

Effective sunrise on June 3, 2022, the PSP (Red Tide) closure will be lifted for the entirety of Nauset Estuary in the Town of Orleans. Salt Pond in the Town of Eastham will remain closed.  Please refer to the updated Open/Clos...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Shellfish Closure Effective Immediately 4/14/22

The entirety of Nauset Estuary including Town Cove is closed to shellfishing due to red tide effective immediately, April 14, 2022.

Closure info is available on the town website. Click here for updated shellfish maps.

Thank you,Nathan SearsNatural Resources...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

Important Sticker Information Update

Ocean

Due to unexpected staffing challenges, the expiration dates for your (blue) 2021 beach parking, over sand and transfer station stickers have been extended to July 14, 2022.  

At this time, the sticker office continues to remain closed to walk in s...

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Town Highlights
Posted on: June 7, 2022

Governor Prence Community Meeting - Presentation of Site Concepts

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The Governor Prence Planning Committee invites you to the third and final community meeting to develop a vision plan for the redevelopment of the Governor Prence site. During this meeting, participants will have the opportunity to review site vision conce...

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Slides for Meeting Town Highlights
Posted on: May 31, 2022

Committee Vacancies

Orleans Massachusetts

The Orleans Select Board is seeking citizens to fill vacancies on the very important Committees, Commissions, Councils, and Boards that are listed below. The Board will be conducting interviews and appointments at their meetings on the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd W...

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Town Highlights
Posted on: May 25, 2022

Orleans 4th of July Parade & Firework Information

4th of July Info

Watching the Fireworks

The fireworks will be held on Friday, July 1st at Rock Harbor at dusk.

Where you can view the fireworks

Skaket and Rock Harbor Beaches. You can also watch from the other side of Rock Harbor which can be accessed at Dyer Prince Road (E...

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Town Highlights
Posted on: April 25, 2022

Orleans Community Center Task Force Survey

Survey Community Center

The Orleans Community Center Task Force would like to hear your thoughts on a Community Center in Orleans. Please take a moment to take this survey and let us know your thoughts. Click here or the image below to take the survey.

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

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Stay up to date with news and announcements, get notifications for Calendar postings including boards and committee meetings. Know when agendas and minutes have been posted.

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Posted on: March 4, 2022

Sign Up for Eye On Water

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Be sure to sign up for the EyeOnWater and view your water usage and be notified if you have a leak. EyeOnWater is a cloud-based application accessed through a standard web browser or through the smartphone applications.

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Sign Up for CivicReady Alert System

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CivicReady is the Towns Alert Notification System. CivicReady allow the Town to better alert our residents during emergencies and other important information.
Be sure to sign up today and stay informed.

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Universal Pre-K Program

Universal Pre-K

Universal Pre-School Support Program which will pay for basic pre-school services for three and four-year old residents of the Town of Orleans up to a maximum of $10,000 per year for 4-year-olds and $5,000 per year for 3-year-olds.

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Posted on: February 24, 2022

Senior Tax Work-Off Program

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The Orleans Senior Tax Work-Off Program offers qualified senior homeowners the opportunity to provide volunteer services to the Town of Orleans in exchange for a property tax bill reduction of up to $1,500 per fiscal year.

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