August 28, 2015



Extended Loss of Power, During and After a Hurricane, Is a Real Possibility   FRAMINGHAM, MA – Throughout this hurricane season the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) urges residents to prepare for … [Read More...]

2nd Annual Emergency Preparedness Night – Thursday June 4th.

Join Hanover Emergency Management in the Robert J. Nyman Auditorium of Hanover High School on Thursday evening, June 4th at 7 PM, for the "2nd Annual Emergency Preparedness Night. "     The focus of this year's event … [Read More...]

Snow and Ice pose danger to gas meters

Columbia Gas of Massachusetts is concerned with recent incidents involving large icicles and snow accumulation falling from rooftops onto natural gas meters.  The Hanover Fire Department has responded to a number of … [Read More...]

Historic Snowfall Creates Roof Collapse Danger

Recent storms have created a dangerous situation in our community.   Heavy snow and high winds have created some tremendous snow drifts.  These drifts have also occurred on many roofs.   Owners of buildings with flat and … [Read More...]


Snow Storms Bury Hydrants

2/4/15      As of 9 a.m. on Wednesday morning, the Hanover Fire Department estimates that more than 80% of the Town's fire hydrants are buried under snow.    Finding and uncovering a snow covered hydrant wastes valuable … [Read More...]