Town of Mansfield-Veterans' Affairs Office 6 Park Row, Mansfield, MA02048 John Hogan, director of veterans' services in Mansfield, determines the appropriate benefits available to all eligible…More veterans under Massachusetts Chapter 115 laws. Working with federal, state and local agencies, Hogan assures that the veterans, widows and dependents' needs are met. Hogan also organizes the annual Memorial Day and Veteran's Day parades and places flags on veteran's graves for both holidays.
This office oversees the Plymouth Street Recreational Facility and Memorial Park on Hope Street, including permits…More for use. Directed by Lorilee Fish, the office has only one part-time staff member, and provides Mansfield citizens the opportunity for year-round fun. Seasonal summer events increase the part-time staff and volunteers to 50 in the summer months, providing Mansfield residents with daily activities.
The office is overseen by a five-member Board of Recreation serving three-year elected terms. Citizens can stop by the office for a comprehensive free community event listing calendar.