Coastal Protection

Many of our members have asked us over the years about coastal erosion and what action FHNMA was taking. We have personally seen erosion on Great Bay with resulting road closures, beach sand swept onto Grand Avenue South and Menauhant Street, storm damage to our beach roads, and increased flood insurance rates given the recent …

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South Coast Comprehensive Wastewater Management Plan

The Water Quality Management Committee requests your input by the end of November regarding their “South Coast Comprehensive Wastewater Management Plan” If you have a passionate interest in our coastal water bodies, consider becoming a FHMNA liaison to the various town committees which deal with this issue. Our liaisons check relevant committee agendas for items …

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FHMNA Board of Directors elects Co-Presidents

On Saturday, Sept 28, 2019, the FHMNA Board of Directors elected Dave Buzanoski and Debbie Scott to a one year term as Co-Presidents of the Falmouth Heights–Maravista Neighborhood Association. Their activity in the organization and on the board in recent years and their complementary skills and abilities make them well suited to steer our organization …

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2019 Annual Meeting Minutes & Spring/Summer Parties

Spring into Summer June Party a popular event! On Sunday, June 9, 2019, about 150 FHMNA members and interested neighbors gathered at Soprano’s By the Sea. It was a glorious day and many enjoyed the spectacular view of Vineyard Sound on the outside deck. There were appetizers galore including a buffet of meatballs, pasta and …

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Traffic Advisory Committee Decisions Relevant to FHMNA

Minutes: September 16th, 2019 1. Old Business: C. Request to add “Caution Children” signage or similar on Mass Court. Additional request to discuss the possibility of adding a crosswalk crossing Grand Ave. at Mass Ave. TAC: Recommends caution children signage near 29 Mass Ave. Crosswalk not recommended. TM signed and referred to DPW for action. …

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2019 Road Race: Comments from FHMNA Members

Toledo Street This was my 12th (almost) consecutive year running FRR. To me it seemed it was one of the best organized FRR races: Buses worked very well. Plenty of water stops. Security at finish line allowed easy access to beach for runners. Recycling/trash pickup was phenomenal, especially around the ballfield. Hats off to organizers/volunteers! …

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Beach Staffing Reduced (Enterprise, 8/23/2019, page 7)

Update 8/27: “until further notice” messages may not be printed in the Enterprise, but on the Beach Dept. website “News Flash” From today’s Enterprise (8/23): “As the summer season begins to wind down, the Falmouth Beach Department has reduced services at some beaches, beach superintendent Bruce G. Mogardo said Monday. Beginning this week, beaches that …

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Road Race Reminders for Sunday, 8/18/19

Information links and Worcester Ct/Ave information. The New Balance Falmouth Road Rach starts at 9 AM in Woods Hole on Sunday 8/18/19.  You can watch it live on FCTV, Channel 13 starting at 8:30 AM. For general information about the road race, see the official Road Race website. https://falmouthroadrace.com/ For road closure information, see the Falmouth …

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Remembering Rod Baltz – Save the Date 8/31/19

On Saturday, August 31, 2019, at 10:00 AM, the FHMNA Board of Directors is honored to pay tribute to FHMNA past President, Rod Baltz, by dedicating a memorial plaque in his name. The plaque has been installed on a granite stone at the base of the flagpole on the triangular park at the corners of …

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