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BPW Extended Hours (10/19)

The Recycling Center is extending its hours on Saturday, October 19th from 8AM-4PM.Stickers ARE NOT required for residents for tomorrow.... more ››


BPW Open Today and Tomorrow for Debris Drop-Off

The Recycling Center will be open today (10/17) and tomorrow (10/18) from 8:15AM to 4:00PM for residents to bring their branches from the... more ››


Fairhaven Hazardous Waste Day

Hazardous Waste Day for the Town of Fairhaven will be on Saturday, October 26 from 9AM to 2PM at the BPW Building. This day is open to... more ››


Eversource: Natural Gas Safety


FY20 Second Quarter Preliminary Tax Bills Due November 1, 2019

A reminder from the Town Collector's Department; 2020 Real Esate Tax Bills and 2020 Personal Property Tax Bills were mailed out as of July... more ››


Town Accepting Bids for Fire Department Items

The Town of Fairhaven (Town) through its Procurement Office is requesting sealed bids for the sale of one (1) 1986 Boston Whaler Frontier... more ››


Governor Declares Public Health Emergency, Temporarily Bans Vape Products

As of Tuesday, September 24, 2019, Governor Baker declared a public health emergency in the Commonwealth due to sever lug disease... more ››


Fairhaven Police Awarded State Certification Status

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2019FAIRHAVEN -- Chief Michael J. Myers is pleased to announce that the Fairhaven Police Department achieved State... more ››


BPW Annual Town Auction: Saturday, September 28

The Annual Town Auction will be on Saturday, September 28 at the Board of Public Works garage at 9AM. The list of items below will be... more ››


Yard Sale Advertising Removal Reminder

The Town of Fairhaven would like to remind residents and businesses to kindly remove your yard sale and advertising signs from telephone... more ››


Board/Committee Vacancies

The Town of Fairhaven is seeking residents to fill the following vacancies below: ... more ››


Fairhaven/ New Bedford Bridge electronic warning sign repairs scheduled

MASSDOT has announced they will be conducting work on the Fairhaven/ New Bedford... more ››


Water and Sewer Rates to be Voted on at Next BPW Meeting, 9/3

The Board of Public Works will be voting on the new Water and Sewer Rates at their meeting on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. ... more ››


Town Clerk Seeks Poll Workers for Elections

You must be a registered voter to be a poll worker.  If you are interested in serving as a poll worker during elections, please contact the... more ››

EEE-in Fairhaven-2019

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) Virus Confirmed in Mosquitoes from Fairhaven

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) announced today that EEE virus has been detected in mosquitoes collected from... more ››


Recreation Department Bid Packets Available 7/24: Senior Center HVAC Improvements

The Town of Fairhaven, Massachusetts, Office of the Town Administrator, will receive sealed bids for Fairhaven Recreation and Senior Center... more ››


North Cove Closed to Shellfishing

In accordance with Chapter 130, Section 74A of the Massachusetts General Laws, the Division of Marine Fisheries has determined that a... more ››


2020 Real Estate + Personal Property Tax Bills Mailed Out July 1, 2019

A reminder from the Town Collector's Department; 2020 Real Esate Tax Bills and 2020 Personal Property Tax Bills were mailed out as of July... more ››


Compost Bins Available via Health Department

New age compost bins are available for purchase via the Fairhaven Health Department until this Friday, June 28 at 4PM. The bins are $10... more ››