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Special Town Meeting June 13th at 7pm WT school - and Warrant

 Please note that the start time is at 7 PM.  There are 3 articles on the warrant.... more ››

FY24-FY28 Capital Investment Plan – Cape Cod and Islands Virtual Meeting

 The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is currently developing its annual five-year Capital Investment Plan (CIP), that... more ››

MVC 2024 Regional Transportation Plan Survey

 The Martha’s Vineyard Commission is updating its Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) for 2024-2044, which provides an opportunity for the... more ››

West Tisbury

West Tisbury is on Facebook

The town now has a Facebook page to share information with the public.  We will be posting info for residents and links to our web page for... more ››


MassDOT Work Zone Awareness Billboard Design Contest

 Calling all Massachusetts college students! Do you have a passion for design? MassDOT is launching their FIRST billboard... more ››

Cape Cod Bridges Program Public Information Meetings

 See the flyers below.  Includes Portuguese and Spanish translations.

Disclosure Announcement from the Assessor's Office

The Town of West Tisbury is completing the Fiscal Year 2023 Revaluation as required by Massachusetts General Law Chapter 40, Section 56 to... more ››

Martha’s Vineyard Airport noise study flyer

The link below is a newsletter prepared by the Martha’s Vineyard Airport noise study team to announce the start of the Noise Compatibility... more ››

Burn Permits in West Tisbury: you may now apply online!

 West Tisbury does permit Open Burning but you must get a permit from the Fire Chief.  Permits are issued for Day of Burning only.  January... more ››

Funds Available for Housing Rehabilitation

The Resource Inc. has money available. Information session to be held on Wednesday February 1st at 12:30 pm at the House House.Please click... more ››

Martha’s Vineyard Boards of Health -Current Information on Respiratory Illnesses: Covid-19, Flu & RSV

 All around the country, we are seeing unusually high frequency and severity of multiple respiratory illnesses.  The island is no exception.

Online Permitting: 

 Did you know that you can now submit and pay for permits online?  It is easy to create a Login so that you can manage your applications... more ››

Info for the Eversource project on Panhandle Road

Eversource Improving Reliability in Your Neighborhood. Work to Begin in late October 2022

New: Zoning Amendments Committee

 Starting in September 2022 we have created a Zoning Amendments Committee to work on amending the current Bylaws on the topics of Food... more ››

Martha’s Vineyard Humanitarian Response - final update 9-16-22

 Attached is the English version of the first press release from the Dukes County Emergency Management Association regarding the unexpected... more ››

Tiah's Cove Remains Closed to Shell Fishing

To date: Tiah's Cove remains closed to shell fishing as does all of Town Cove. Further information is posted at the Sepiessa Boat Landing... more ››

Seth's Pond is now OPEN for Swimming

 As of Thursday July 28, 2022 the Board of Health has re-opened the pond for swimming. Regular testing will be done so check back... more ››