Shellfishing Season Updates (as of 04/10/2018)

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Bay Scallop Season has been extended until April 21, 2018 in all areas.

The Shellfish Wardens advise that the adult scallops are particularly thick in the south of Cape Pogue and in Katama at this time. Please be careful of seed.

A Commercial Oyster Season has been set for Edgartown Great Pond starting March 29, 2018 through May 11, 2018.

Oystering will be allowed between the hours of 7am and 4pm Monday through Friday with a commercial limit of 2 - 10 gallon wash baskets per day including shells. Harvesting to be done by rake or tongs. NO DRAGGING.

Taxi Public Hearing Mon, April 23

Wednesday, 04 April 2018

Board of Selectmen 
Public Hearing
Martha's Vineyard Taxi

The Board of Selectmen will be holding a public hearing on April 23, 2018 at 4:00PM in the Fred B. Morgan Jr. Meeting Room of Town Hall at 70 Main St., Edgartown on the request of Martha’s Vineyard Taxi to increase their fixed rate chart and to add a metered rate system.

Click here for public notice and rate chart.

Meeting Minutes

Tuesday, 06 February 2018

To make finding our posted meeting minutes easier, we have created a new section for this. We've always had them on our site, but based on user feedback, we added a new link to these minutes on every page of our website. A link to this section can be found under the logo at the top of the page, under the lighthouse in the image.


Alternatively, you can also click here see our listing of meeting minutes

Beautification Committee Members Needed

Tuesday, 06 February 2018

The Selectmen of the Town of Edgartown are seeking residents who would be interested in serving as members of the Beautification Committee.

If interested, please submit a letter to the Board of Selectmen, P.O. Box 5158, Edgartown, MA, 02539 or .

Town of Edgartown

Thursday, 19 September 2013

One of New England's most elegant communities, Edgartown was Martha's Vineyard's first colonial settlement and it has been the county seat since 1642. The stately white Greek Revival houses built by the whaling captains have been carefully maintained. They make the town a museum-piece community, a seaport village preserved from the early 19th century.

Public Records & Information Contacts

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

Records Access Officer (RAO):
Wanda Williams, Town Clerk

Alternate Records Access Officer:
Pamela Dolby, Town Administrator

Public Information Officer:
Adam Darack, Information Technology Manager

Town of Edgartown Text Notification System

Tuesday, 05 April 2016

The Town of Edgartown uses a text notification system for sending out urgent notices.  To sign up for this, Text the word Edgartown to 99000

Online GIS Software

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Please click this link to use this program.  This program displays interactive maps and a good deal of publicly available property information.

Twitter & Email

Monday, 02 December 2013

We now offer the following for "push" notifications utilizing the following methods:

  • Twitter feeds
    • Follow @EdgDownloads to receive links to any new downloadable items added to this website
    • Follow @TownOfEdgartown for official updates regarding the Town of Edgartown
  • Email list that automatically sends you an email when a new downloadable item is added to the website.  Sign up here:

Please feel free to email with questions, concerns, comments, and/or feedback by emailing us at

Seeking Artists

Thursday, 03 November 2016

The Board of Selectmen are seeking Edgartown artists who would like to display their work on the 70” interactive panel in the Fred B. Morgan Jr. Meeting Room of Town Hall. Every month will feature a different artist. Artists may apply multiple times. Images will be electronic and rotate through on the screen when Town Hall is open and the board is not in use. Please click here for application. If after reading the application, there are any questions, please contact Kristy Rose 508-627-6180