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Board of Selectmen Meeting

The Board of Selectmen held a regular meeting remotely on March 30, 2020.  The following link will access the Zoom recording:   ... more ››

Board of Selectmen Emergency Meeting Video

The Board of Selectmen met on March 24 to change the date of the Annual Town Meeting from May 11 to June 15, 2020.  The Town Election was... more ››

Board of Selectmen Emergency Meeting Video

You Tube video of the Emergency Meeting of the Selectmen on March 18, 2020.  Here is the link: ... more ››

The Impact of COVID-19 on Hampden Town Services

Individuals needing assistance or services should call or email town departments. Staff will respond to emails and voicemails as soon as... more ››

Register Your Mobile Phone for Emergency Messages

Your land line is already registered to receive emergency messages from the Town of Hampden.  Here is the form to register your mobile... more ››

Board of Selectmen Meeting (03-16-2020)

 Here is the link for the YouTube video of the March 16, 2020 Board of Selectmen meeting:  ... more ››

Hampden Coronavirus Protective Measures

From Interim Town Administrator Bob Markel: 

New Sticker and Bag Pricing for Hampden Transfer Station

The prices for stickers/permits for the Hampden Transfer Station have changed recently as follows: For Residents under the age of 65 the... more ››

State Department of Health Advisory on COVID-19 (aka Coronavirus)

For up-to-date information regarding the 2019 novel Coronavirus, please visit the Department of Public Health COVID-19 website at... more ››

Sand for Seniors Project

The Hampden Fire Department recently received a Senior SAFE grant to help keep older adults of Hampden SAFE this winter.

Hampden Senior Center is now a Community Partner with DTA for SNAP Outreach

The Hampden Senior Center is now a DTA (Department of Transitional Assistance) Community SNAP Outreach Partner. 

State Grant for Senior Center Study

On January 22, Senator Eric Lesser brought a check for $15,000 to the Hampden Senior Center as the state's contribution to a study of the... more ››

Community Forum -- January 21, 2020

                                        UPDATES ON AMBULANCE AND TRANSFER STATION ISSUESTRANSFER STATION... more ››

Annual Town Meeting and Town Election Schedule: 2020

January 27    Town election nomination papers available.  February 12  Registration Deadline for the Presidential Primary  March 3        ... more ››

Farnsworth Installation

Chief Farnsworth sworn in as President of the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association

On Thursday, December 19, Hampden Police Chief Jeff Farnsworth was installed as President of the Massachusetts Chiefs of Police Association... more ››

Conservation Commission Meeting for 500 Main St (Cumb Farms) Postponed

Hampden Conservation Commission notice:Notice to the abutters of 500 Main St.:

Transfer Station Hours

The Transfer Station will be open for regular Tuesday hours, Noon to 4PM, on Dec. 24th.

Hampden Fire Chief Study