Town News

Board of Selectmen - Recording

Here is a link to watch the meeting of the Hampden Board of Selectmen on May 22, 2023:https://youtu.... more ››


Here is a link to watch the Hampden Annual Town Meeting on May 8, 2023:

Spring 2023 Paving Schedule

Notice to Residents/Business Owners

Dear Resident/Business Owner:

Hampden Fire Station Expansion

Tecton Architects made a presentation to the Hampden Selectmen on April 24 which offered three scenarios for expansion and renovation of... more ››

Update: Municipal Vulnerability Project

At a public meeting on Tuesday, April 25 there was a presentation by Howard Stein Hudson Engineering on their work under the Hampden and... more ››

The 2024 Green Sheet

Financial Information and the Proposed 2024 Operating Budget and Draft copy of the ATM Warrant

Attached is a copy of the "Green Sheet", which contains the proposed 2024 Town Budget submitted by the Advisory Committee, and a draft copy... more ››

Age & Dementia Friendly Pioneer Valley Flyer and Survey information

PVPC Age and Dementia Friendly Pioneer Valley Community Survey

Help Hampden and the region become a great place to grow old by taking the Age and Dementia Friendly Pioneer Valley Community Survey. The... more ››

Annual Town Clean Up Day

Hampden Green Up Day is almost here!
We will meet at the Town Hall on April 22 at 10AM for Tee Shirts and Trash Bags.

Second Community Meeting: Hampden Fire Station

Here is a link to watch the second community meeting on the future of the Hampden Fire Station on March 1, 2023:... more ››

Hampden Public Meeting -- How Hampden is Preparing for Storms and Severe Weather - Recording

Here is a link to watch the March 21 Community Meeting regarding Hampden's vulnerability to storms and severe weather:... more ››

Improved Accessibility for Disabled Persons

The Hampden website had been upgraded to improve accessibility for disabled persons.  You should see the icon in the lower, right hand... more ››

Community Meeting - Fire Station

Here is a link to watch the First Community Meeting on the capital needs of the Fire Station on January 17, 2023:... more ››

Tax Classification Documents

 The attached packet provides information regarding the estimated FY 2023 tax rate and other information relative to the Town's financial... more ››

Municipal Vulnerability Project

The Towns of Hampden and East Longmeadow received a $389,000 grant from the state to study vulnerability to severe weather events.Here is a... more ››

New Regulations Banning Textiles and Mattresses from the Waste Stream

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection has expanded its waste disposal bans by:1) Adding textiles and mattresses to the... more ››

Government Study Committee Membership

The establishment of a Government Study Committee was approved at the Special Town Meeting on October 24.  The Committee will be appointed... more ››

Emergency Notification via Mobile Phone

Hampden residents who wish to have cell phone notification for emergencies and other significant events can to the portal for Blackboard... more ››

Public Meeting Notices

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Massachusetts General Law Chapter 4 Sec 7 the Hampden Board of Selectmen, effective July 1, 2023... more ››

Conservation Commission Zoom Link

The Hampden Conservation Commission uses a recurring Zoom link for their regular meetings.  This link can be used to view any of the... more ››