It is the Harbormaster’s duty to promote the responsible use of all waterways
in the city limits of Gloucester through public education and enforcement of
all local, state, and federal environmental laws. Responsibilities include:
- Responding to distress situations
- Ensuring safe navigation through the City’s waterways
- Overseeing maintenance of the waterways
- Law Enforcement of all City Ordinances, MGL CH90B and CH102
How to Contact
Harbormaster: Captain Thomas Ciarametaro
Deputy Harbormaster: Chad Johnson
VHF: VHF Channel 16, VHF Channel 14, City Launch VHF Channel 72
The Harbormaster's Office is located at 19 Harbor Loop and is staffed Mondays through Fridays 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
The Harbormaster’s Office will remain at 19 Harbor Loop but due to the ongoing construction,
all meetings with the Harbormaster need to be pre-arranged.
"Contact Us" page
The mailing address remains 19 Harbor Loop, Gloucester, MA 01930
Thank you for your patience during this construction period.