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Board of Selectmen Meeting - Recording

Here is a link to watch the Hampden Board of Selectmen meeting on May 16, 2022:https://youtu.be/... more ››


Here is a link to watch in the May 9, 2022 Annual Town Meeting over Zoom:https://youtu.be/... more ››

Municipal Vulnerability Program

Hampden and East Longmeadow are sharing a state grant of $389,092 to study the vulnerability of each community to severe weather,... more ››

Covid -19 Self Reporting

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza

A Message for Owners of Domestic Poultry

Zoom Links

The Zoom codes to watch the meetings of the Hampden Board of Selectmen and the Conservation Commission are now in the upper left section of... more ››

Live Stream

Hampden 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 ››

Fiber Optic Committee Meeting

Here is a link to watch the January 25 meeting of the Fiber Optic Committee informational meeting with Whip City Fiber:... more ››

Open Burning Season (Permit and Approval Required) - January 15 - May 1st, 2022

The Open Burning season for 2022 begins January 15th.  You must fill out the online application found here ... more ››

Capital Planning Committee Vacancy

The Hampden Capital Planning Committee has a vacancy.  If you are interested, please contact the Town Administrator at... more ››

MassDEP is offering private well owners an opportunity to receive free testing for PFAS compounds.

Well Water Testing for PFAS

MassDEP is offering private well owners an opportunity to receive free testing for PFAS compounds in communities where 60% or more of the... more ››

Stormwater By-Law

A copy of the amendment to the Hampden Stormwater By-Law, which was adopted at the Annual Town Meeting in 2021 and approved by the... more ››

Senior Center Feasibility Study

A copy of the Senior Center Feasibility Study with cost estimates is attached.  

Rabies Alert from Board of Health

Hampden has had a raccoon that has tested positive for the rabies virus this week.
It is important to vaccinate all your pets and... more ››

Town of Hampden/Hampden Wilbraham Regional School District Case

Attorneys for the Town of Hampden and the Hampden Wilbraham Regional School District have reached an agreement to settle the lawsuit... more ››

Cumberland Farms Site

An update on the Cumberland Farms site is attached. In addition, the Building Commissioner has sent a violation notice to the company's HQ... more ››