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 2017 Budget
To view the FY17 Budget passed at the Town Meeting on June 6, 2016, please click here.
Results from April 3, 2017 Election
The Town's Annual Election was held on April 3, 2017. To view the winners of the election races, please
Results of June 6, 2016 Annual & Special Town Meeting
May 25, 2017
Energy Advisory Committee 7:00 PM
Planning Board 7:30 PM
May 29, 2017
TOWN BUILDINGS CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY
May 30, 2017
Old Colony Policy Subcommittee 5:00 PM
Board of Selectmen 6:30 PM
Jun 02, 2017
Board of Registrars 8 AM to 8 PM
Jun 07, 2017
Council on Aging 10:00 AM
Jun 12, 2017
Old Colony Negotiating Subcomm. 5:00 PM
Jun 21, 2017
Old Colony District School Committee 6:00 PM
Jun 26, 2017
Board of Selectmen 6:30 PM
BALLOT QUESTION ELECTION FOR PROPOSED POLICE STATION - JUNE 6, 2017
On Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the Loon Pond Lodge, Ted Williams Camp, there will be an ballot question election to decide if the Townspeople want to approve the building of a new Police Station. To view the election ballot, please click here. To view the Power Point Presentation from the May 17th public forum, please click here.
SPECIAL TOWN MEETING AND ANNUAL TOWN MEETING - JUNE 12, 2017
The Town will be holding a Special Town Meeting at 6:30 PM and the Annual Town Meeting at 7:00 PM on June 12, 2017 at Apponequet Regional High School. To view the warrant for the Special Town Meeting, please click here. To view the warrant for the Annual Town Meeting, please click here.
BUSINESS NETWORKING EVENT - MAY 24, 2017- LAKEVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY
On May 24,2017, the Economic Development Committee will host a Business Newtowrking Evenu on May 24, 2017 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM. Please click here for the event flyer.
TALK WITH PLYMOUTH COUNTY MOSQUITO CONTROL -MAY 24, 2017 AT 10:00 AM
On May 24, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the Lakeville Senior Center, Plymouth County Mosquito Control representative Dan Daly will be giving a talk that will present an overview of their services and what they do to protect the public from mosquito viruses and protecting yourselves from mosquito bites.
ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY OBSERVANCE - MONDAY, MAY 29, 2017
On Monday, May 29, 2017 at 10:30 AM, there will be a Memorial Day Observance. The Observance will begin at the Veterans' Memorial at the Fire Station, continue to WWI Dickran Diran Square, crossing to the Honor Roll and Flag Pole and ending with a Veterans' Exhibit and refreshments at the Historic 1856 Town House. In case of poor weather, it will be held at the Historic Town House at the corner of Precinct Street and Route 105.
FATHER'S DAY CAR SHOW - LAKEVILLE SENIOR CENTER - JUNE 13, 2017
On June 13, 2017 (rain date June 15, 2017), the Lakeville Senior Center will host a Father's Day Car Show at 12:00 PM. The Lions Club will be back back to grill burgers and serve lunch for this event. Lakeville "Senior" Men will be given free admission to the event. All other visitors will need to purchase a ticket for $7.00. For more information, please contact the Senior Center at (508) 947-7224.
2017 DOG LICENSING
2017 Dog licenses are available at the Town Clerk’s Office. The registration period is January 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017. In order to license a dog, owners will need to provide a copy of a valid rabies certificate and certificate of spaying/neutering. The fee is $16 per dog if the dog has not been spayed or neutered or $10 per dog if your dog has been spayed or neutered. Dogs licensed after April 30th will be assessed a late fee of $50.00 in addition to the license fee; after September 30th the late fee increases to $100.00. Non-payment could result with a court summons to Fourth District Court in Wareham, MA.
If you no longer have a dog please notify us at 508-946-8800 as soon as possible. Thank you for your cooperation.
YES, IT’S TIME AGAIN TO PLAN THE 13th ANNUAL LAKEVILLE ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL!
Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 30! That will be the date for this year’s annual Arts & Music Festival between 10 AM and 4 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 one or two meetings. The first meeting will be held Tuesday, May 16 at 7:00 PM in the Lakeville Town Offices, 346 Bedford Street, Lakeville. Anyone with questions can contact the Committee at LakevilleFestival@hotmail.com.
Check out the Lakeville Arts Council (sponsor of the event) on Facebook and the website for information: www.LakevilleArts.com.
If you are a crafter or a non-profit organization interested in an application, please click here for the CRAFTER application or please click here for the NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION application. The Rules & Regulations are available by clicking here.
150th ANNIVERSARY EDUCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP OF THE LAKEVILLE HISTORICAL COMMISISON
The Lakeville Historical Commission invites you to apply for this year’s scholarship. The scholarship provides $250 to an individual who plans to complete a project in something related to history, historic preservation, a focused study on Lakeville preservation, history, architecture or other similar topic related to Lakeville or Southeastern Massachusetts.
Interested applicants should complete the Application Form (click here) or it can be obtained at the Town Clerk’s office at the Town Office Building.
Applications need to be submitted to the Town Clerk’s Office. Applications will be reviewed by the Lakeville Historical Commission. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kathleen Barrack at 774-259-1320.
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.
STATE HOSPITAL AND ROUTE 105 REDEVELOPMENT STUDY
NEW VETERANS CEMETERY
The Cemetery Commission would like to announce that a Veterans Cemetery is now available to any veteran who enlisted while living in Lakeville, came back to Lakeville after serving or resides in Lakeville is eligible to be buried there. The Veterans Cemetery will be located in Thompson Hill Cemetery. The fees would be $1.00 for the cemetery plot and $300 for perpetual care. For information on the Veterans Cemetery, please contact Cemetery Commissioner Kenneth Upham at (508) 763-3008.