Fiscal Year 2014 Budget
To view the FY14 Budget summary, please click here.
Results from April 1, 2013 Election
The Town's Annual Election was held on April 1, 2013. To view the winners of the election races, please
Results of June 10, 2013 Annual & Special Town Meeting
Results of May 18, 2013 Special Election
To view the result summary of the May 18, 2013 Special Election, please click here.
Results of June 25, 2013 Election
To view the results of the June 25, 2013 Special Election, please click here.
Upcoming Election Dates for 2014
April 7, 2014 - Annual Town Election
Mar 06, 2014
Board of Library Trustees 9:00 AM
Planning Board 7:30 PM
Mar 07, 2014
Regional School District Committee 8:00 AM
Mar 10, 2014
Park Commission 6:30 PM
Board of Selectmen 7:00 PM
Mar 11, 2014
Assawompset Pond Complex Mgmt Team 9 AM
Mar 12, 2014
Regional School District Committee 8:00 AM
Old Colony District School Committee 6:00 PM
Mar 17, 2014
Regional School District Committee 6:30 PM
GRAIS Council 2:45 PM
Welcome to the Official Web Site for Lakeville, Massachusetts.
The goal of this website is to provide residents with basic information on Town government, forms and applications for licenses, information on monthly meetings and news/public announcements. We welcome any comments or suggestions that residents might have.
CANDIDATES NIGHT - MARCH 11, 2014 - 7:00 PM
On March 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM, the Middleboro Gazette is sponsoring Candidates Night at the Senior Center. The public is invited to attend and meet and ask questions of the candidates.
RABIES CLINIC - MARCH 29, 2014
On Saturday, March 29, 2014, the Board of Health will be holding a Rabies Clinic for dogs and cats at the Highway Barn, located at 8 Montgomery Street. The price for vaccination is $10.00 per animal. Dogs will be vaccinated between 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM and cats will be vaccinated between 3:00 PM to 3:30 PM. Dogs must be on leashes and cats must be confined in a safety carrier. Dogs and cats must be at least 3 months old. Residents will be able to license their dogs on site, and the Animal Shelter will be open to the public for adoptions. If you have any questions, please contact the Board of Health at (508) 946-3473.
RESULTS FROM ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SURVEY
The Economic Development Committee has released the results of the Economic Development Resident Survey. To view the results, please click here.
ANNUAL TOWN ELECTION KEY DATES
The Town Clerk would like to remind residents that may be interested in running for office during the annual Town Election of the following key dates: February 13, 2014 at 5:00 PM is the last day and hour to obtain nomination papers from the Town Clerk's Office; February 18, 2014 at 5:00 PM is the last day and hour to submit nomination papers to the Town Clerk's Office; and March 5, 2014 at 5:00 PM is the last day and hour to object or withdraw nomination papers from the Town Clerk's Office.
Positions available are Moderator and a position on the following: Board of Selectmen; Board of Health; Library Trustee; Planning Board; Cemetery Commission; Park Commission (2 spots); Board of Assessors and Finance Committee.
If you would like more information please contact the Town Clerk's Office at (508) 946-8800. The Town Clerk would like to remind residents that the final day to register to vote in the Annual Election is March 18, 2014 from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
2014 DOG LICENSES ARE NOW DUE
The Town Clerk would like to remind residents that 2014 Dog Licenses are now available. Dogs are required to be licensed by April 30, 2014. A valid rabies certification is needed. The fee is $10.00 for spayed or neutered dog or $16.00 for a non-neutered or spayed dog. To print a dog license application, please click here.
BURNING PERMITS AVAILABLE FROM FIRE DEPARTMENT JANUARY 6, 2014
The Fire Department would like to let residents know that burning permits will be available beginning on January 6, 2014. The cost is $10.00 for residential and $20.00 for agricultural burning. For the regulations on burning, please click here. Burning season ends on May 1, 2014. If you have any questions, please call the Fire Department at (508) 947-4121.
EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS AWARENESS
The Department of Public Health has designated September as Emergency Preparedness Month. They have requested that residents review their emergency preparedness and have provided materials to assist you. You can access these materials and information safe and secure.
LAKE CAM WEB PAGE
To view the LakeCam webpage, please click here.
Opportunity to become a Volunteer Observer-Middleborough/Lakeville Herring Fishery Commission
The Selectmen would like to make Lakeville residents aware of the opportunity to serve on the Middleborough/Lakeville Herring Fishery Commission as a Volunteer Observer. For information on the duties, please click here. Any residents that would like to be considered for appointment should submit a letter of interest to the Board of Selectmen. Letters can be submitted by email to email@example.com or to the Selectmen's Office at 346 Bedford Street, Lakeville, MA 02347.
DONATIONS FOR BEAUTIFICATION PROJECTS
If you have driven through the Route 105/18 intersection, you may have noticed the plantings that have occurred there, making for a pretty view. The Selectmen would like to announce that these improvements were made possible by generous donations from residents and businesses. The Town Office Building has also had new plantings with whiskey barrels being put in place with plantings. These barrels can be"adopted" by residents or businesses, allowing for new plantings to be put in place seasonally.
If you would like to make a donation to the beautification projects, please contact the Selectmen's office at (508) 946-8803.