Planning Resources and Town Information

Historic Resources Inventory for the Town of Hampden

Click here to review the Town of Hampden's  Historic Resources Inventory as conducted by Deborah Thompson, Ph. D., Architectural Historian.  The inventory has been rearranged from the original five part format to an inventory by street in order to make the data more accessible.

Composting Manual for Beginners

Click here to learn more about composting.  Compost is the end product of a biological process which turns fresh leaves, grass cuttings and kitchen scraps into a dark, nutrient rich and odorless soil conditioner. It is the best and least expensive way to improve your lawn, vegetable and flower gardens, fruit and ornamental trees and potting soil for house plants. Don't throw away materials that can save you money- and make yours a greener, more lush landscape.