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.

National Grid has determined that the cause of a power outage this evening, Tuesday, Oct. 23, was a lightning strike during the evening thunderstorms. The outage lasted about an hour and fifteen minutes and affected about 100 homes in Hamilton. The town of Hamilton has been in contact with National Grid throughout the power outage and after power had been restored, according to Town Manager Joseph Domelowicz Jr.