National Grid - Planned Electric Outage in Hamilton on Lake Drive, Leigh Road and Idlewood Avenue on Wednesday January 15, 2020 from 8:00am to 4:00pm. Burn Permits - Fire Department issued Open Burning Permits are now available online! Open burning will be from January 15, 2020, through May 1, 2020, as in year’s past. Each day during the open burning season, permit holders will need to register online on days they want to burn. You can find directions on the town website by going to the Fire Department page in the related link section midway down on the page. For anyone without access to a computer, permits can be processed at the station on a limited basis only.

Mission Statement

The Hamilton-Wenham Recreation Department provides a wide variety of programs designed to improve the quality of life for residents by meeting physical and recreational needs. We promote life-long lessons through play, education and community events.

The Joint Recreation Board is made up of seven members, three residents of Hamilton and three residents of Wenham and the Recreation Director. The Board meets once a month to discuss various issues.


Name Term
Sean Timmons H-W Recreation Director
Steve Ozahowski Chair, Hamilton
Brad Tilley Hamilton
Denis Curran Wenham
John Cusolito Wenham
Reggie Maidement Hamilton
Len Dolan Wenham