Water Use Restriction In Effect

Please be advised a water ban is in effect starting July 15, 2019 until the end of December of 2019. The Town of West Springfield is implementing a water use restriction due to service on the Pease Ave water tank. This water use restriction covers non-essential outside watering; watering will be permitted from 5pm-9am.

For questions please contact the Department of Public Works at 413-263-3230 

MEMA Encourages Residents to Stay Safe During Extreme Heat

“MEMA urges residents to take precautions during the upcoming extreme heat. Never leave children or pets alone in a closed vehicle, find an air-conditioned public space, cooling center, or other cool spot for relief, and watch for heat-related illnesses,” said Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) Director Samantha Phillips. “Please check on your family, friends, or neighbors to make sure they are safe during the extreme heat.” 

 For more information on heat-related illnesses and graphics, see

Range Use Notification

Please be advised the West Springfield Police Department will be using the West Springfield Sportsman's Club Shooting range on July 18, 20, 27, August 3. 


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Tuberculosis Skin Testing

Fee increase

Post Date:01/14/2019 10:24 AM

Hello everyone. 

Just letting you know that as of January 1, 2019, the West Springfield Health Department changed the fee for tuberculosis skin testing.  The fee is now $10 per test.  Testing is still done on Mondays between the hours of 9 am and 11 am. The test is then read on Thursdays between the hours of 9 am and 11 am.  Please plan to be available for BOTH days before coming in for your test.  NOTE: testing is not done on weeks where either Monday or Thursday is a holiday.  Feel free to call in advance to be sure testing is being done that week. Our contact number is 413-263-3206.  

The West Springfield Health Department is located on the second floor of the J. Edward Christian Municipal Office Building. The address is 26 Central Street, West Springfield, MA 01089.  This is the same building where the West Springfield Police Department is located. Access to the second floor can be gained by using the stairs on the left as you enter the building or via the elevator that is just around to the right as you enter the building. 

Thank you.

Have a safe and healthy new year.

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