The New Freetown Police Station Project

Compass Group Architecture's Rendering of New Freetown Police Station
Compass Group Architecture's Rendering of New Freetown Police Station

The New Freetown Police Station Project is a go!

At a Special Town Meeting on November 14th, 2018, and at a Special Town Election on Saturday, December 1st, 2018, the residents of Freetown approved the construction of a new home for the Freetown Police Department, to be located at 15 Memorial Drive in East Freetown (across the street from Memorial Park, next to the existing Freetown Police Station). 

Project Progression

In addition, the Selectmen's office aims to take regular photos to document the project's progression.

Click here to see a gallery of photos taken from Memorial Park.

Click here to see a gallery of photos from Chace Road, looking towards what will become the front doors of the station.

Timeline of Important Dates

Project MilestoneDate
Formation of Freetown Building CommitteeFebruary 9, 2015
Formation of Police Sub-CommitteeJanuary 9, 2017
Selection of Owner's Project Manager (Pomroy Associates)March 6, 2017
Selection of Project Architect (Compass Group Architecture)June 19, 2017
Project Approval at Special Town MeetingNovember 14, 2018
Approval at Special Town ElectionDecember 1, 2018
Selection of General Contractor (H.V. Collins) after bid processJanuary 7, 2019
Expected OpeningSpring 2020

Pre-Approval Information

Information provided before the approval of the project remains live on freetownma.gov. Please click here to view that information, which includes a comparison of the proposed new station and the existing police station, an informational video provided by Compass Group Architecture and more.

Aerial Footage

The Freetown Police have provided some great aerial footage of the project as it goes along. The latest video can be seen below, please see the following links for older videos.

May 2019 | June 4, 2019

Drone Footage of the Project, June 4, 2019