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Posted on: January 28, 2022

Parking Ban/Mountain Rd Closure Alert

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There will be a parking ban in effect from midnight tonight (01-29-2022) until 7am  on Sunday (01-30-2022). Mountain Road will be closing at midnight tonight (01-29-2022) until further notice. 

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Posted on: January 27, 2022

COVID-19 Testing Site CLOSED on Saturday, January 29, 2022 Due to Weather

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COVID-19 Testing Update:

1. The testing site at Millside Park will be CLOSED Saturday, January 29, due to the impending snowstorm. Those with appointments will be notified directly by Curative. 

2. Canceled appointments will be honored on Sunday, J...

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Posted on: January 27, 2022

Easthampton Public Schools Updating COVID-19 Testing Program

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In accordance with the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) and the Department of Public Health (DPH), our district is updating our COVID-19 Testing Program, effective January 31, 2022. We are opting into an at-home testing program that...

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Posted on: January 25, 2022

What is ELF?

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What is ELF? 

Easthampton Learning Foundation. 

Easthampton Learning Foundation helps enrich and enhance our public school community through grants and social investments.

Thanks to the generosity of the greater Easthampton community and an...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

1/20/22 Weekly COVID-19 Dashboard

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It is with relief that I report a few positive indicators this week in the city of Easthampton: the 7 day average case rate per 100,000 population and the 7 day percent positivity have both decreased. Importantly, "new cases last week" has also ...
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Posted on: January 18, 2022

The Biden Administration to Begin Distributing Free At-Home, Rapid COVID-19 Tests

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To help ensure Americans have tests on hand if a need arises, the Biden Administration is purchasing one billion at-home, rapid COVID-19 tests to give to Americans for free. 

Starting January 19th, Americans will be able to order their tests onlin...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

It's Annual City Census Time!

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The annual census is required by state law for each Massachusetts municipality and is used for many purposes, including updating the voter's list and providing information to the School Department  for enrollment purposes.

Your form can b...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Easthampton Awarded 2nd Municipal Cybersecurity Awareness Training Program Grant

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January 10, 2022

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Open Skate: Williston Lossone Rink

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Ice Skating will start Sunday January 2nd 2022!!!

At the Williston Lossone Rink from 3pm to 5pm. 

BYOS (bring your own skates) sharpening available. 

$3 children $5 adults???

Every Sunday through February 27th.

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

New England Musicians Relief Fund

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New England Musicians Relief Fund is dedicated to fostering long-term security for professional musicians in New England by providing financial assistance and critical resources as a safety net for musicians experiencing unexpected or catastrophic income ...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Press Release: UPDATE: Easthampton & Northampton Combine Efforts to Offer Regional Testing Site

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The City of Easthampton and Northampton Health Departments have teamed up together to offer a regional drive-through testing location at Millside Park, located at 2 Ferry St. in Easthampton. Previously, the City of Easthampton planned to host a testing si...

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Posted on: December 9, 2021

City Hall COVID-19 Protocols

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Posted on: December 1, 2021

EASTHAMPTON FISCAL YEAR 2022 PROPERTY VALUES AND TAX RATE CERTIFIED

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Lindsi Mailler 413-529-1470

EASTHAMPTON FISCAL YEAR 2022 PROPERTY VALUES AND TAX RATE CERTIFIED

November 30, 2021 - Assessor Randall Austin and the Board of Assessors announce the Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) ce...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

No all-night parking

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In accordance with the City Ordinances, Appendix A, Sec. 1-30:  

It shall be unlawful for the driver of any vehicle, other than one acting in an emergency or one actually engaged in loading or unloading, to park said vehicle on any street of the c...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Tax Collection Notifications

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2nd quarter Real Estate tax bills and Personal Property bills are due Nov. 1, 2021 

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

Board of Health issues COVID-19 mask Order

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EASTHAMPTON- On August 31, 2021, the Easthampton Board of Health voted to issue an Order requiring masks in public indoor spaces and in certain outdoor circumstances. In summary, the Order requires all individuals, age two or older, regardless of vaccinat...

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

Fire Department Equipment Grant

Easthampton, MA- The Easthampton Fire Department was recently awarded a grant from the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security in the amount of $14,000 for the purchase of new protective clothing.

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Posted on: January 15, 2022

Open Burning Season Starts Jan 15th 2022

Open burning permit applications open January 15th 2022.

They close on May 1st, 2022

All permits are available online via the Fire Department website.

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Posted on: December 15, 2021

Homeowner Assistance Fund

The Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF) provides financial assistance to help Massachusetts homeowners who are behind on their mortgage payments and/or other property charges due to the COVID-19 pandemic in order to prevent foreclosures. For more information ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2021

COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Are you or someone you know behind on your rent due to COVID-19??? Grants up to $3,000 are available for eligible Easthampton renters experiencing an income hardship due to COVID-19. Assistance can include help with payment of rent arrears (debts) and mon...

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Posted on: June 29, 2021

Planning Department COVID-19 Information

Due to the COVID-19 state of emergency, the Municipal Building is closed to the public until July 1, 2021. The Planning Department is now accepting new applications for projects to the Planning Board, Zoning Board of Appeals, Conservation Commission, and ...

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