Public Records Access Officer
Per the Act to Improve Public Records, signed into law on June 3, 2016, the Super Records Access Officer for the Town of Lakeville is Lillian Drane, Town Clerk. To request copies of public records, you can reach Ms. Drane at the Town Clerk's Office by telephone at (508) 946-8800, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at 346 Bedford Street, Lakeville, MA 02347.
Fiscal Year 2019 Budget
To view the final FY18 Budget, please click here.
Results from April 2, 2018 Election
The Town's Annual Election was held on April 2, 2018. To view the winners of the election races, please
Results of June 4, 2018 Annual & Special Town Meeting
Oct 17, 2018
Historical Commission 7:30 PM
Finance Committee 7:30 PM
Board of Registrars 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Gateway Health Group 9:30 AM
Old Colony Insurance Advisory Subcom. 4:00 PM
Old Colony Negoitiating Subcommittee 5:00 PM
Old Colony District School Committee 6:00 PM
Oct 18, 2018
Zoning Board of Appeals 7:00 PM
Board of Assessors 3:00 PM
Oct 19, 2018
Board of Registrars 10:30 AM
TOWN CLERK'S OFFICE CLOSED EARLY OCTOBER 22 AND 29, 2018
Due to Early Voting, the Town Clerk's Office will be closing early on October 22 and 29, 2018.
EARLY VOTING FOR STATE ELECTION
The Town Clerk would like to notify residents about Early Voting for the State Election which will be held at the Senior Center at 1 Dear Crossing. Pleae click here for the dates and times.
LAKEVILLE MASTER PLAN 2030
The Lakeville Master Plan Implementation Committee is working with SRPEDD to develop an updated Master Plan for Lakeville. Please take a few minutes to visit the project webpage at www.srpedd.org/Lakeville-Master-Plan for more details about the public events and how you can participate. Also follow the Lakeville Master Plan Feacebook page at www.facebook.com/LakevilleMasterPlan.
YEARLY ANIMAL INSPECTIONS
The Town of Lakeville Board of Health would like to inform Town Residents that the “Yearly Animal Inspections” will be proceeding and will be conducted by the Lakeville Animal Inspector from now until the end of the year.
MOSQUITO WITH EEE FOUND IN LAKEVILLE
The Board of Health would like residents to be aware that a mosquito with Eastern Equine Encephalitis has been found in Lakeville. To view the notice from the Department of Public Health, please click here.
WEST NILE POSITIVE MOSQUITOES FOUND IN LAKEVILLE
The Board of Health would like to alert Lakeville residents that West Nile Virus has been detected in 6 mosquito samples in Lakeville. West Nile Virus is most commonlly transmitted to humans by the bite of a mosquito infected with the virus. While West Nile Virus can infect people of all ages, people over the age of 50 are at higher risk for severe infection. To read how to help protect yourself, please click here.
To view a news release from the Department of Public Health regarding West Nile Virus, please click here.
DOG LICENSE LATE FEES INCREASE AS OF OCTOBER 1, 2018
The Town Clerk would like to remind dog owners that have not licensed their dogs yet for 2018 that the late fee will increase to $100 as of October 1, 2018.
HUNTING SEASON BEGINS SEPTEMBER 4, 2018
A reminder to residents that hunting season begins today for Canadian Goose and Black Bear. To view the hunting season schedule, please click here.
AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE CLASS - SENIOR CENTER
The Senior Center is sponsoring an American Sign Language Class. Classes will be held on November 20, 27 and December 4 and December 11, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. The fee is $75.00 and includes all materials. For more information, please click here.
VACANCIES ON TOWN COMMITTEES AND BOARDS
The Lakeville Selectmen are looking for residents who would be interested in serving on the Board of Registrars to fill a full Democrat Member position and two Associate positions (one Democrat and one Republican). The Board of Registrars assist the Town Clerk’s office in promoting voter registration, maintaining the Voter Lists, being present at all Voter registration sessions, certifying the signatures on all nomination and petition papers, certifying absentee voter applications, conducting recounts and assisting in the preparation of the annual street list.
There are also vacancies on the Open Space Committee; a vacancy on the Rent Control Board, a vacancy on the Finance Committee and on the Cable TV Advisory Committee.
If you are interested in serving on any of these Committees or Boards, please forward a letter of interest to the Selectmen’s Office, 346 Bedford Street, Lakeville, MA 02347 or by email to email@example.com.
YES IT'S THAT TIME TO PLAN THE 2018 LAKEVILLE ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL!
Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 29! That will be the date for this year’s annual Arts & Music Festival between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM. What a great way to celebrate the cultural life of our Town and the region, as well as an effective way to share information with the rest of the community.
The Organizing Committee will always welcome new participants in the planning process. Please consider joining us for one or two meetings. The next meeting will be held Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 6:30 PM at the Lakeville Police Station. Anyone with questions can contact the committee at LakevilleFestival@hotmail.com.
INCREASE IN CEMETERY PRICES
The Cemetery Commission would like to announce that effective May 1, 2018, all cemetery prices will increase. There has not been an increase in fees in over 10 years. Anyone interested in purchasing a lot or other services may do so at current prices prior to May 1, 2018. Please click here for the new pricing sheet.
To purchase grave lots or if you have any questions, please contact Ceme