Welcome to Dedham! We know it can be difficult to get settled in to a new town, but we are excited that you chose Dedham as your new home.
The Town of Dedham, Massachusetts, is a vibrant and inclusive community of approximately 25,400 residents. Dedham has a strong economic base and involved citizenry as well as a tradition of highly responsive government service and strong financial management. Learn about Dedham's history and more here in the Discover Dedham section of our website. Stay in the know with Dedham happenings by signing up for email notifications for news and event postings.
If you are a new resident, be sure to check out the Dedham Welcome Wagon and sign up for new resident emails. The Welcome Wagon is run by a dedicated group of volunteers with the support of the Dedham Community House and Dedham Civic Pride and offers a way for new homeowners to learn about all that Dedham has to offer and to connect with local businesses and organizations.
How to Find Information
If you have a question you are looking for an answer to, you may be able to find it within our Frequently Asked Questions. We have included this list below for your convenience. We welcome any feedback or suggestions to improve our FAQ listing for all residents. Reach out to us with your feedback
If you were not able to find the answer to one of your questions within our FAQ's, a lot of information is available to you across this website. From our main menu (above), informational topics are organized by Services, Departments and Government. Is there is something you would like to get done on our website? Check out our "I Want To..." section for a listing of available online transactions.
Lastly, if you still do not find what you are looking for, town staff are always available to help you during regular business hours.
Elections & Voting
Online Bill Payment
Parks and Recreation
Permits & Licenses
Personal Property Tax
Public Works Services
Recycling & Trash
Town Clerk Services