Health Department


The East Longmeadow Health Department, under the guidance of the Board of Health, assesses and addresses the needs of the community in order to help protect and improve the health and quality of life of residents and visitors. This is carried out by the implementation of disease surveillance, health promotion, and environmental health inspections.

The Board of Health is responsible for making health policy for the Town of East Longmeadow, which includes:

  • Creating new policy
  • Holding public hearings on existing policies
  • Hearing variance requests for existing policies

The Health Department is responsible for implementing the policies of the Board. As a result, the Department is responsible for the enforcement of policy.

The East Longmeadow Board of Health will continue to conduct meetings remotely at this time. 

Community Health Needs Assessment:

Results of the 2022 Community Health Needs Assessment

NEW! Online Permitting is now available for select permits

Coronavirus Headline

Covid-19 Information 

Request, view and print your vaccination record at

Visit  to find the nearest available appointment near you

Massachusetts residents have a number of options to get tested for COVID-19. For more details, visit

East Longmeadow Declaration of Public Health Emergency (January 13, 2022)

East Longmeadow Mask Advisor(February 28, 2022) 

Visit our Health Department Covid-19 Webpage for more information. 

Trash and recycling updates

March 14, 2023
Due to the snow storm, there will be NO trash and recycling pick up today, Tuesday, March 14, 2023. Trash will be delayed by one day for the remainder of the week with Friday's pickup on Saturday. 

PAYT Bags now 2

Sign up for East Longmeadow Code Red to receive trash & recycling alerts via phone call, text message or email, click here.  

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Earth Day Flyer 2023
Beauty Product Recycling
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Rain Barrel Post
code red
The best way to get up to date information on trash and recycling delays is on our trash and recycling facebook page. Another way to receive notifications is by signing up for the CodeRed system, formally the robo call system. If you previously received robo calls, you do have to resign up for the code red system. Sign up here. 
Compost Pickup 0517 2022
Book Bin Notice
Food Recall Headlines
Mosquitoes and Ticks Headline

Important 2023 Mosquito Season Information 

Important 2023 Tick Information