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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Trash abatement applications due by Oct. 15 - no exceptions

Green Bag and Bin

Fiscal Year 2020 trash bills were mailed to residents on Aug. 23. The bill was due Oct. 1. The absolute, final day to apply for a trash abatement is Oct. 15. There are NO exceptions. 

Please note that trash bills must be paid in order to obtain a ...

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Posted on: September 30, 2019

Health Department offers flu clinic Oct. 17

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The South Hadley Public Health Department will host a flu clinic, provided byWalgreens, for South Hadley residents 18-years-old and older.The clinic will be held Thursday, Oct. 17 from 2:30-5 p.m. at South Hadley Town Hall, located at 116 Main St., in the...

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Community Event
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Care for trees in South Hadley's arboretum - volunteers needed Oct. 19, 20, 26

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The South Hadley Conservation Commission and Tree Committee are requesting volunteers to help care for trees at South Hadley's Hahn-Warner Arboretum on any of the following dates:

Saturday, Oct. 19, 9-11am

Sunday, Oct. 20, 9-11am

Saturday, Oct. 26, 9-11am

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Community Event
Posted on: October 11, 2019

Climate Change Preparedness Listening Session set for Nov. 6

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SOUTH HADLEY - The Town of South Hadley will host a listening session on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 6 p.m.  to discuss municipal vulnerabilities and preparedness related to climate change. This event is funded by a Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness ...

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Community Event
Posted on: September 16, 2019

New ValleyBike station opens at Woodlawn Plaza

A map of the Woodlawn Plaza showing the latest ValleyBike location

ValleyBike is continuing to grow in South Hadley! The newest bike station opened this past week at the Woodlawn Plaza, outside PeoplesBank. It is fully stocked with bikes ready to rent.

ValleyBike Share sets you free to explore Pioneer Valley (Amherst, UMa...

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Community Event
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Third Annual Go4Life Stroll (All Ages-All Abilities Family Fun Walk) Offered October 20

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Highlights of this year's Stroll include:

Meet the 100+ Pounds Challenge!  There is no charge for participation, but if possible, please bring a non-perishable food donation for the Neighbors Helping Neighbors Food Pantry and help break last year&...

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Posted on: July 24, 2019

South Hadley upgrades online permitting system to ViewPoint Cloud

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SOUTH HADLEY - On July 1, the Town of South Hadley upgraded ViewPermit, its online permitting system, to ViewPoint Cloud (VPC).

VPC is a more modern, user-friendly version of ViewPermit. It is used to submit applications for various certificates, licenses ...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Senior Center to close Oct. 30 - Nov. 1 to move to temporary location

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The South Hadley Senior Center will be closed on Oct. 30, Oct. 31 and Nov. 1. During this time, staff will move to a temporary location during construction of the new senior center building. 

The senior center will temporarily operate out of St. T...

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Council On Aging

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Old Lyman, North Main roadwork to begin Oct. 21

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SOUTH HADLEY - Roadwork on Old Lyman Road and North Main Street will take place Oct. 21-Nov. 1.

All reclaiming work will be done by All States Asphalt, LLC. This will start Monday, Oct. 21 and continue to Friday, Oct. 25 on North Main Street from West Summ...

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Department of Public Works
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Town publishes After Action Report regarding August release of untreated effluent into CT River

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The Town of South Hadley prides itself on being a good river steward. Improvements to the Main Street pumping station, as well as other upgrades made to the system, are part of that commitment to keep the river safe and clean.  In the interest of...

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Department of Public Works
Posted on: October 3, 2019

Fall yard waste pick-up set for Oct. 28-Nov. 22

Orange and red maple leaves are piled on the ground throughout the photo frame

South Hadley's fall yard waste curbside collection is set for Oct. 28 - Nov. 22. Each route will have two collections.

Please only use paper or open top containers. Any brush must be tied in bundles of no more than four feet in length.

Yard waste must be cu...

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Department of Public Works
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Route 116 / Newton Street project plans, information available from MassDOT

116 Main Project Area

MassDOT held a design public hearing on June 19  to discuss the reconstruction and resurfacing of Newton Street. 

The project consists of the reconstruction of Newton Street from Route 202 to just beyond the Kendrick Street intersection. ...

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Posted on: October 7, 2019

Bring unwanted meds to the SHPD for Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Oct. 26

A red flyer lists the cities and towns participating in the free Oct. 26 drug take-back

Nearly-empty bottles of prescription medicine often take up space in bathroom cabinets. Their contents can’t be flushed down toilets or simply tossed in the trash. 
The most safe and correct way to get rid of these unwanted medications i...
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Police Department
Posted on: September 23, 2019

Message to motorists: Slow down as school returns to session

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SOUTH HADLEY - Summer is winding down and school is soon to be back in session. 

Next week, students will walk, bike or ride to and from school. Inevitably, our roads will be more congested. It’s important every day, but particularly bef...

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Police Department

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

Gov. Baker order temporarily prohibits sale, display of all vaping products in state

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On Sept. 24, Governor Charles D. Baker declared a public health emergency in the Commonwealth due to severe lung disease associated with the use of e-cigarettes and vaping products, and the epidemic of e-cigarette uses among youth. As of Sept. 19, the Cen...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Trash abatement applications due by Oct. 15 - no exceptions

Green Bag and Bin

Fiscal Year 2020 trash bills were mailed to residents on Aug. 23. The bill was due Oct. 1. The absolute, final day to apply for a trash abatement is Oct. 15. There are NO exceptions. 

Please note that trash bills must be paid in order to obtain a ...

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Solid Waste Division

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