News Flash

Posted on: March 29, 2020

EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 4: ALL HAMDEN PARKS, FIELDS & TOWN OUTDOOR PROPERTIES LIMITED

 MAYOR LENG ISSUES EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 4;

ALL HAMDEN PARKS, FIELDS & TOWN OUTDOOR PROPERTIES LIMITED TO ENSURE PHYSICAL DISTANCING

NO CONGREGATION OF GROUPS & SOCIAL DISTANCING FROM ALL (OF NO LESS THAN 6FT) MAINTAINED AT ALL PROPERTIES UND...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 23, 2020

First COVID-19 Tested Positive Case in Hamden, More Untested Positive Cases Likely Exist

HAMDEN, Conn. – A message from Mayor Leng,

“As you may already know, Hamden had its first individual who tested positive for Coronavirus 19. We wish that individual the very best, and offer our concern and the prayers of our entire Hamd...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 21, 2020

Emergency Order 3: Playgrounds, Parks and Fields

MAYOR LENG ISSUES EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 3; REGARDING HAMDEN PARKS, PLAYGROUNDS & FIELDS

Playgrounds Closed, Dog Park Closed, Other Locations Remain Open with Restrictions

HAMDEN, Conn. – In response to the rapidly spreading COVID-19 Glo...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 19, 2020

Emergency Order Prohibiting Gatherings of More than Ten Individuals in Hamden

Hamden, Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport Mayors Sign Emergency Order Prohibiting Gatherings of More than Ten Individuals

HAMDEN, Conn. – Mayor Curt Balzano Leng, alongside New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker and with Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin and B...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 16, 2020

EMERGENCY ORDER ISSUED REGARDING CHILD CARE CENTERS IN TOWN OF HAMDEN TO FIGHT COVID-19 OUTBREAK

HAMDEN, CT – Mayor Curt Balzano Leng, following the positive example taken today by the City of New Haven, and which is supported by the Quinnipiac Valley Health District Director. has issued an emergency order to close any childcare center in H...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 16, 2020

PUBLIC EMERGENCY DECLARATION FOR THE TOWN OF HAMDEN

WHEREAS, on March 10, 2020, the Governor of the State of Connecticut, the Honorable Ned Lamont, declared a public health emergency and a civil preparedness emergency for the State of Connecticut, pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Sections 19a-131 a...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Hamden Closes All Non-Public Safety/First Responder Buildings & Departments in Response to COVID-19

Hamden Closes All Non-Public Safety/First Responder Buildings 
and Departments in Response to COVID-19

HAMDEN, March 16, 2020 — In response to COVID-19, the Town of Hamden is closing all municipal buildings and departments to the public f...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 15, 2020

HAMDEN EXPANDS TOWN RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), ISSUES FORMAL DIRECTIVES AND ADVISORY

March 15, 2020
HAMDEN EXPANDS TOWN RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19),
ISSUES FORMAL DIRECTIVES AND ADVISORY, 
ASKS RESIDENTS & BUSINESSES TO TAKE ACTION
 FORMAL PREVENTION PROCLAMATION & ADVISORY

Mayor Curtis Balzano Leng, in respon...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Town of Hamden Closing Town Facilities & Departments in Effort to Minimize Exposure to Coronavirus

Additional Announcements Regarding the Duration of Closures & Continuance of Operations Forthcoming

 

Statement from Mayor Curt Balzano Leng:      

In an effort to exercise precaution and implement additional ...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Hamden Suspending Group Gatherings at Town Facilities to Minimize Exposure to Coronavirus-19

Hamden Suspending Group Gatherings at Town Facilities to Minimize Exposure to Coronavirus-19, 

Actions to Minimize Exposure to Virus as Recommended by CDC

Statement from Mayor Curt Balzano Leng

As you know, the Town has been actively engaged and clo...

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Announcements
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Town of Hamden Coronavirus 19 Update: Actions, Information & Efforts

(Please Give Special Attention If You Are or Interact with the Elderly and/or Anyone with a Compromised Immune System or Other Health Conditions Listed!)

Beginning in late February, Mayor Curt Balzano Leng assigned Fire Chief and Director of Emergency Mana...

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Announcements
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Dinner for a Dollar Expands Meal Offerings!

A consortium of organizations, including United Way, the Town of Hamden, Hamden Plains United Methodist Church and Grace and St Peter’s Church, are planning to expand Grace and St Peter’s Dinner for a Dollar from one meal each week to ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

CERT to Assist with 2020 Annual Earth Day Celebration

The Hamden Community Emergency Response Team is proud to announce that they will be assisting the Town of Hamden Mayor’s Office in crowd and traffic management at the 2020 Earth Day Celebration, to be held April 4th at the Hamden Middle School.&...

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CERT
Posted on: May 8, 2019

"Stop the Bleed Training" for CERT Members

Stop the Bleed Training" was provided for Hamden CERT Members during National Stop the Bleed Month!

We salute 30 of our Hamden CERT Members who attended our May, Regular Monthly Meeting and Training Session! A Special Thanks goes out to Retired Hamden...

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CERT

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 12, 2020

AARP - What Can Older Adults Do to Reduce their Risk of Illness?

What can older adults do to reduce their risk of illness? (FROM AARP)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued new guidance for older adults and people who have chronic medical conditions, such as heart disease, diabetes and lung dis...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Outside Resources

News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2020

First COVID-19 Tested Positive Case in Hamden, More Untested Positive Cases Likely Exist

March 23rd, 2020

HAMDEN, Conn. – A message from Mayor Leng,

“As you may already know, Hamden had its first individual who tested positive for Coronavirus 19. We wish that individual the very best, and offer our concern and the prayers of...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2020

Emergency Order 3: Playgrounds, Parks and Fields

MAYOR LENG ISSUES EMERGENCY ORDER NO. 3;

REGARDING HAMDEN PARKS, PLAYGROUNDS & FIELDS

Playgrounds Closed, Dog Park Closed, Other Locations Remain Open with Restrictions

HAMDEN, Conn. – In response to the rapidly spreading COVID-19 Global Pandem...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 21, 2020

Emergency Order 2: Prohibiting Gatherings of More than Ten Individuals in Hamden

Hamden, Hartford, New Haven and Bridgeport Mayors Sign Emergency Order Prohibiting Gatherings of More than Ten Individuals

HAMDEN, Conn. – Mayor Curt Balzano Leng, alongside New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker and with Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin and B...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 16, 2020

EMERGENCY ORDER ISSUED REGARDING CHILD CARE CENTERS IN TOWN OF HAMDEN TO FIGHT COVID-19 OUTBREAK

HAMDEN, CT – Mayor Curt Balzano Leng, following the positive example taken today by the City of New Haven, and which is supported by the Quinnipiac Valley Health District Director. has issued an emergency order to close any childcare center in H...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 16, 2020

PUBLIC EMERGENCY DECLARATION FOR THE TOWN OF HAMDEN

WHEREAS, on March 10, 2020, the Governor of the State of Connecticut, the Honorable Ned Lamont, declared a public health emergency and a civil preparedness emergency for the State of Connecticut, pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes Sections 19a-131 a...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 16, 2020

Hamden Closes All Non-Public Safety/First Responder Buildings & Departments in Response to COVID-19

HAMDEN, March 16, 2020 — In response to COVID-19, the Town of Hamden is closing all municipal buildings and departments to the public for a minimum of two weeks, effective 3:00 p.m., March 16th, Mayor Curt Balzano Leng announced. 

This l...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 15, 2020

HAMDEN EXPANDS TOWN RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19), ISSUES FORMAL DIRECTIVES AND ADVISORY

March 15, 2020
HAMDEN EXPANDS TOWN RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19),
ISSUES FORMAL DIRECTIVES AND ADVISORY, 
ASKS RESIDENTS & BUSINESSES TO TAKE ACTION
 FORMAL PREVENTION PROCLAMATION & ADVISORY

Mayor Curtis Balzano Leng, in respon...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 12, 2020

Town of Hamden Closing Town Facilities & Departments in Effort to Minimize Exposure to Coronavirus

Additional Announcements Regarding the Duration of Closures & Continuance of Operations Forthcoming

 

Statement from Mayor Curt Balzano Leng:      

In an effort to exercise precaution and implement additional ...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 11, 2020

Hamden Suspending Group Gatherings at Town Facilities to Minimize Exposure to Coronavirus-19

Hamden Suspending Group Gatherings at Town Facilities to Minimize Exposure to Coronavirus-19, 

Actions to Minimize Exposure to Virus as Recommended by CDC

Statement from Mayor Curt Balzano Leng

As you know, the Town has been actively engaged and clo...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases
Posted on: March 9, 2020

Town of Hamden Coronavirus 19 Update: Actions, Information & Efforts

(Please Give Special Attention If You Are or Interact with the Elderly and/or Anyone with a Compromised Immune System or Other Health Conditions Listed!)

Beginning in late February, Mayor Curt Balzano Leng assigned Fire Chief and Director of Emergency Mana...

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Hamden Coronavirus Update Center: Town Press Releases

News Flash

Posted on: March 29, 2020

Join a Hamden Board or Commission Today! Get Involved & Make a Difference

ARE YOU AN ‘UNAFFILIATED’, ‘REPUBLICAN’ OR MINOR PARTY VOTER?? HAMDEN NEEDS YOU!! 

There are several vacancies on Hamden’s Boards & Commissions that can only be filled by “Un...

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Hamden Happenings
Posted on: March 7, 2020

Earth Day 2020 - Cancelled due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Earth Day 2020 Is Cancelled Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. We promise that we will return better than ever in 2021!

Please stay safe, and practice social distancing and the best hygiene you can! Together, we will make it through these difficult times.

-The H...

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Hamden Happenings
Posted on: March 7, 2020

Hamden Donates Bus Shelter to Davenport Residences

Hamden – Mayor Curt Balzano Leng is pleased to announce that the Hamden Legislative Council recently authorized the Town to donate a bus shelter to Davenport Residences, Inc. and provide service for installation. Davenport Residences will be res...

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Hamden Happenings

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: March 27, 2020

Bulk Trash Pickup Begins April 1st, 2020, Transfer Station Remains Closed due to COVID-19 Pandemic

HAMDEN – The bulk trash pick-up program for Hamden will be in effect April 1st. Hamden residents may put bulk trash curbside in front of their homes anytime between April 1st and April 30th. Acceptable items will be pi...

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Town of Hamden
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Legislative Council to Hold Virtual Special Meeting, Mar. 30th

Special Meeting Notice, Agenda and Participation Protocols 

Special Electronic Meeting Pursuant to Paragraph 1 of Executive Order 7B 

Hamden Legislative Council

Monday, March 30, 2020 – 7:00 P.M.

 

THIS MEETING WILL BE A 10...

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Town of Hamden
Posted on: March 7, 2020

Hamden Renews Violence Prevention Street Outreach Worker Program

HAMDEN –   Mayor Curt Balzano Leng and Police Chief John Cappiello are pleased to announce that Hamden’s “Street Outreach Worker Program” has been renewed for FY19-20. The program is administered by the Con...

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Town of Hamden
Posted on: March 5, 2020

Mayor Leng Appoints John Sullivan as Deputy Chief of Police

HAMDEN – Mayor Curt Balzano Leng is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. John Sullivan as Deputy Police Chief for the Town of Hamden. Sullivan has served as a member of the Hamden Police Department since 1995, starting as a Patrol Officer ...

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Town of Hamden
Posted on: February 25, 2020

First Hamden Gun Buyback Event Breaks Record

149 firearms turned in, 100 car safes and 63 gun locks distributed

Hamden – Hamden’s first Gun Buyback and Firearm Safety Event took place on Saturday, February 15th at the Hamden Police Department. It was sponsored by the Hamden Police...

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Town of Hamden
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Hamden Ends FY18-19 with Audited Balanced Budget & 500k Surplus

HAMDEN – Mayor Curt Balzano Leng is very pleased to report that the Town of Hamden ended Fiscal Year 2018-2019 with surplus of approximately $506k. This balanced budget and small surplus was confirmed in the Town Audit. The Independent Audit, wh...

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Town of Hamden
Posted on: February 3, 2020

Major Institutions and Stakeholders Commit to Participating in the Equity & Inclusivity Task Force

Major Institutions and Community Stakeholders Commit to Participating in

the Hamden Equity & Inclusivity Task Force

Hamden is a diverse, inclusive community. It’s a strength of our hometown and has been for many years. It is a core reason that...

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Town of Hamden