Our Community

  1. About the Village

    In the fall of 1643, two enterprising gentlemen, The Reverend Robert Fordham and John Carman, crossed Long Island Sound by rowboat to negotiate with the local Indians for a tract of land upon which to establish a new community.

  2. Affordable Colleges Foundation

    Affordable Colleges Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing free education tools for current and future college students and their families, recently published research on all the Not-For-Profit universities and colleges in New York that offer online college programs.

  3. Bid Postings

    Learn about current bid and contract opportunities available to consultants, service providers, contractors, vendors, or suppliers.

  4. Community Events

    Access calendars to view upcoming events.

  5. Community Resources

    Search a listing of businesses and organizations that operate in the area.

  6. Downtown Revitalization

    Learn more about the Village's Downtown Revitalization plan and get involved as we work together to create an economically and socially vibrant Hempstead that works for all of us.

  7. Education

  8. Harvard University Announcement

    Harvard University announced over the weekend that from now on undergraduate students from low-income families will pay no tuition.

  9. Healthcare

    Visit the Health Insurance Marketplace to sign up for affordable healthcare that will protect you and your family.

  10. Hempstead Family Resource Center

    Learn about the Hempstead Family Resource Center and find brochures in both Spanish and English.

  11. Hempstead Visions Newsletter

    View the most recent and previous issues of the Hempstead Visions Newsletter.

  12. Links & Resources

    Find helpful links and resources to things such as the Hempstead School District, Nassau County officials, and Hispanic Organizations on Long Island.

  13. Photos

    View photos from the Village of Hempstead.Some galleries include the STEP Graduation, 132nd Annual Memorial Day Parade, and the ECO Open House BBQ.

  14. Press / Media Contact

    Find who to contact for press or media concerns.

  15. Public Transportation

  16. Video Tour

    Watch community videos from the Village of Hempstead.