The primary task of the Harbormaster Department is the management and safety on the waterways of Newburyport. Some of the areas of responsibility within the Department are:
  • Patroling the river and harbor and enforcing the State and local laws.
  • Managing the boat launching facility at Cashman Park
  • Central water front docks
  • Managing Plum Island parking lot
  • Managing Lifeguards on public beaches
  • Provide waste water pump out vessel and shore facility at Cashman Park 

Staff Contacts

Name Title Phone
Paul Hogg Harbormaster (978) 462-3746
Arthur Chaisson Deputy Harbormaster