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Guidance to Cape & Islands Seasonal Community

Information for Members of Cape Cod & the Island’s Seasonal Community: Updated as of May 18, 2020 -... more ››

Selectmen have Rescheduled Annual Town Elections

The Annual Town Elections will now be held on Thursday June 25th... more ››

ATM Postponement proclamation

West Tisbury Postpones Annual Town Meeting

The Selectmen have rescheduled the West Tisbury Annual Town Meeting until Tuesday June 23rd, 2020.The Warrant for Town Meeting is being... more ››

For the latest info on the Corona Virus please see below: .

The RED Urgent Alert ribbon above now has all of the latest anouncements in one place. Updated often. Sign up for email alerts from the... more ››

Beaches Re-Opening on Monday, May 25

Under Governor Charlie Baker’s four-phase plan to reopen Massachusetts, there will be many things becoming available. Beaches are among... more ››

Board of Health re-opens West Tisbury Local Drop-off

Starting on Tuesday May 12, 2020 we will be returning the West Tisbury Local Drop Off to regular business days... more ››

2020 census

Info regarding the Census

Recently, U.S. Census Bureau sent out a letter inviting you to go online to respond to the 2020 federal Census.  Unfortunately for some  of... more ››

John Alley

The Board of Selectmen sadly note that John Alley has passed away.  An island institution, John has been an integral part of this community... more ››

Emergency Management - CodeRed info

In the current Corona virus situation the West Tisbury Emergency Management team would like to remind you about the CodeRed high-speed... more ››

Just In: MV Public Schools Closing

See the Superintendants Letter below.Also posted in Portuguese

What Makes West Tisbury Tick

The video of the recent program, "What Makes West Tisbury Tick," is now running on local MVTV channel 13 at various dates and... more ››

It's Flu Season!

Important Flu Prevention Information From the West Tisbury Board of Health

West Tisbury 2020 Deadlines, Election and Meeting Dates

Below is a list of all of the important dates you need to know, from deadlines to register to vote, to Elections and Town Meeting dates. ... more ››

Family Oyster Season is open

Limit: 1/2 bushel or 1 five gallon bucket 1 day/week

Town of West Tisbury Compensation and Classification Study

The Personnel Board has posted the Final Report on the 2019 Compensation and Classification Study.... more ››

Island Climate Action Network Talks

Island Climate Action Network in concert with the West Tisbury and Oak Bluffs Libraries will be offering a series of 6 talks, “Climate... more ››

Uncle Seth's Pond and Ice House Pond

The Bathing Beach Season has closed for 2019.  As of this date, the ponds are no longer monitored by the Town. Bathing is at your own risk.

Delinquent Tax Notice

The Town of West Tisbury will not issue any permits - including beach permits - to anyone who owes deliquent taxes to the... more ››

Officer Bradley Cortez

2018 Police Officer of the Year

Chief Matthew Mincone of the West Tisbury Police Department is pleased to introduce Officer Bradley Cortez as the 2018 Police Officer of... more ››