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Nauset Beach South to open with HCP

Nauset Beach South to open with HCP

2018 4th of July Parade Video

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Nauset Beach South Update

We are hopeful to re-open Nauset Beach South with the HCP self-escort protocols around July 25. At this time, there are too many unknowns... more ››

4th of July Fireworks and Parade

2018 4th of July Parade and Fireworks The Orleans 2018 4th of July Fireworks will be held on Sunday, July 1, 2018 with a rain date of... more ››

PSP (Red Tide) closure lifted - effective sunrise 6/15/18

As of sunrise Friday, June 15 the PSP (Red Tide) closure for Nauset Estuary will be lifted.

Passports will not be available for processing the end of June

Please note that the assessors office will not be processing passports during the weeks of June 18 - 22 and June 25 - 29. We apologize for... more ››

OSV Closure Update:

OSV Closure Update:Nauset Beach South will be closed starting Friday, June 1, at 12:00pm to all (OSV) over-sand vehiclesdue to the presence... more ››

Plover Sign

Nauset Beach Oversand Update

Well folks, it’s that time of year again.  The opportunistic plovers have returned to our storm ravaged beach in great numbers and settled... more ››

Orleans Observance of Memorial Day - Monday, May 28, 2018

The observance will begin at 10am at the Yacht Club Landing on Town Cove with the Orleans Police and Fire Honor Guards, the American Legion... more ››

Orleans Kicks Off 1918 Commemoration

Orleans Kicks Off 1918 Commemoration

The first event in the commemoration of the Attack on Orleans by a German U-boat during World Ware One will be held on Thursday, May 17 at... more ››

2018 Annual May Town Meeting Available Online

The recording of the 2018 Annual May Town Meeting is available for viewing online by... more ››

Nauset Beach South Update

Effective immediately: Low beach driving is prohibited from Trail 1 to Trail 5 due to active nesting shorebird activity.

2018 Nauset Concerts

Nauset Beach Summer Concert Series

The 2018 Nauset Beach Summer Concert Series schedule is now available! Join us for FREE, Monday nights in July and August, at a new time: 6... more ››

Orleans Police Department now in New Building

As of 4:00 p.m. on April 24th the Orleans Police Department has moved into the new facility. All phone numbers will remain the same,... more ››

Sample Ballot for the Annual Town Election - May 15th, 2018

The Annual Town Election is May 15th. Voting is at the Senior Center on Rock Harbor Road. Polls are open from 7am to 8pm.Absentee ballots... more ››

2018 Annual Town Meeting Warrant

The 2018 Annual & Special Town Meeting Warrant is available online by clicking ... more ››

Chatham North Beach Update - Effective Immediately

Due to high surf and erosion the outer beach in Chatham is closed between trail 6.5 and trail 8. Trail 7 is temporarily closed. Low beach... more ››

Passport Acceptance Days and Hours - Orleans Assessing Office

Passport applications will only be accepted by the Assessing office on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am to 3:30pm. (closed for lunch from... more ››