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Two Years in a Row: Springfield Parks & Recreation Division Awarded Grant to Pilot Expanded-Year Summer Program

For the second consecutive year, the Department of Parks, Buildings & Recreation Management (DPBRM) was notified by the MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) that it was awarded a highly competitive grant for $107,252 to expand…

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Demolition Of 43-45 Leyfred Terrace To Begin

WHO:             Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and City of Springfield Housing Department Officials

WHAT:           Demolition of 43-45 Leyfred Terrace  

WHEN:           Thursday, May 24, 2012, at 2:00 p.m.

WHERE:         43 – 45 Leyfred Terrace,…

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Memorial Day In Springfield

There will be a Memorial Day Ceremony on Friday, May 25, 2012, at 12:00 Noon  on the steps of Springfield City Hall, 36 Court Street.

Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day is a day of remembrance for military personnel who have died in…

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DCR’s Recreational Trails Grant Award Announcement For Forest Park, Springfield

Commonwealth Of Massachusetts Department Of Conservation And Recreation Commissioner Edward M. Lambert Jr. And Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno

Invite You To Attend Dcr’S Recreational Trails Grant Award Announcement
For Forest Park, Springfield


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Director Robert Hassett was awarded “2012 Massachusetts Emergency Manager of the Year Award”

Who: Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Fire Commissioner Joseph Conant, EOP Director Robert Hassett and family.  

What: The Springfield Fire Department’s Office of Emergency Preparedness Director Robert Hassett was awarded “2012 Massachusetts Emergency Manager…

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City Of Springfield’s Finance Department Receives Distinguished Budget Presentation Award From Government Finance Officers Association

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced today that the City’s Finance Department has been awarded the Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the fourth consecutive year. The award was presented for the…

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Students from Mrs. Folkes third grade class at Springfield’s Freedman School visited Springfield City Hall

Students from Mrs. Folkes third grade class at Springfield’s Freedman School visited Springfield City Hall and the Springfield School Department recently

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Pacific Islander Month at Springfield City Hall

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Springfield City Councilor Kateri Walsh, Local and State Officials celebrate Asian American – Pacific Islander Month recently at Springfield City Hall.

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Massachusetts Department of Insurance to Assist with Tornado-Related Insurance Questions

DevelopSpringfield is pleased to host representatives of the Massachusetts Department of Insurance on May 31st from 4 PM – 8 PM at the Federal Room in the STCC Technology Park, 1 Federal St, Springfield, MA 01105.

Commissioner of Insurance Joseph G.…

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Lieutenant Governor Murray To Announce Funding To Support Springfield’s Tornado Rebuilding Plan

Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray will announce funding to support the implementation of the Tornado Rebuilding Master Plan for the City of Springfield tomorrow at 3:00 p.m. at 1182 Main Street in Springfield. The Patrick-Murray Administration, in…

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Plans To Be Announced For June 1st Tornado Remembrance And Healing Service

On Wednesday, May 16, 2012, at 12:30 P.M., Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno with representatives from the Greater Springfield Council of Churches (GSCC) will announce plans for an interfaith service in remembrance of the June 1, 2011, tornado. …

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Community Police Hearing Board Files Annual Report For 2011

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And Board’s Chairperson Commend Board Members For Their Dedicated Service  

May 14, 2012 – The City’s Community Police Hearing Board (CBHB) has filed their Annual Report for 2011 with Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno.  The…

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City Of Springfield Seeks Proposals For Services Related To Proposed Casino Development

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Kevin Kennedy announced today that the City of Springfield will seek proposals for services related to guiding the City through any proposed casino development. The Request for Proposal (RFP) will be released on Monday, May…

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Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity Dedicates Two Homes While Planning Four New Ones for Tornado Affected Families

Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity (GSHFH) is thrilled to announce that they are dedicating both homes that were involved in their week long blitz build last year on May 17, 2012 at 1:30pm at 13 & 15 Quincy St., Mayor Sarno will be in…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And Springfield’s Senior Financial Team Travel To Boston For Meetings With State’s House And Senate Leadership


May 4, 2012 – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Springfield’s Senior Financial Team will travel to Boston on Monday, May 7, 2012, for scheduled meetings with members of the State’s House and Senate Leadership…

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City of Springfield Surplus/Obsolete Inventory from Putnam High School

Public On-line Auction

City of Springfield is now listing surplus auction items online at  Interested buyers can browse, bid and buy online, beginning on Friday, May 4th, 2012 until Monday, May 21st, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. (EST). …

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Springfield Department of Public Works Issues Road Project Advisory

The City of Springfield’s Department of Public Works today issued a road improvement project advisory. The MassDOT has notified the Springfield DPW that Main Street in Springfield, from Gridiron Street to Osgood Street, will be under construction on…

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Springfield Arbor Allies In Conjunction With The Springfield Forestry Department Will Be Planting 15 Trees

The Springfield Arbor Allies in conjunction with the Springfield Forestry Department will be planting 15 trees at the corner of Walnut Street and Hickory Street in the Springfield’s Six Corners Neighborhood on Sunday, May 6, 2012.  Participants will…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And City’s Finance Division To Begin Holding Budget Hearings For Fiscal Year 2013 Budget

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno released today the schedule for City Department Heads to present their Fiscal Year 2013 budget requests and to respond to questions from Mayor Sarno and the City’s Finance Division.  

The budget hearings will be held at…

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Rotary Club of Springfield Awards 5 Paul Harris Awards at “Celebration”

(5/3/12; Springfield, MA)  The Rotary Club of Springfield awarded five Paul Harris Awards at its 98th Paul Harris Awards Celebration on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at The Student Prince Restaurant in Springfield. The 2012 recipients are Rotarian Michael…

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