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COOLING CENTERS OPENING IN THE CITY OF SPRINGFIELD

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, along with the Director of Health and Human Services Helen R. Caulton-Harris, Director of Elder Affairs Jan Rodriguez-Denney and the City’s Director of Emergency Preparedness Bob Hasset announced today that the City of…

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Hoop City Jazz & Art Festival Coming June 9-11

Springfield, MA -- The Hoop City Jazz & Art Festival committee has taken Mayor Sarno’s new “Make it happen in Springfield” theme to heart by moving the 4th annual festival event right to the heart of the City. In fact, this year’s three-day event…

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Governor Patrick Breaks Ground on Springfield Data Center

June 22, 2010 - Governor Deval Patrick joined Congressman Richard Neal, Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno and local officials to break ground on the state-of-the-art Springfield Data Center (SDC). The SDC will serve as a secure housing facility for the…

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Mayor Chairs 2010 'Party with the Animals' Zoo Gala

On Saturday, June 19, 2010 the Forest Park Zoo hosted its annual gala fundraiser, "Party with the Animals" at the zoo. Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Springfield First Lady Carla Sarno were the honorary chairs of the event, which featured dinner…

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The ReStore Home Improvement Center Breaks Ground on New Facility

(Springfield, MA) Officials and supporters were on hand today as the non-profit ReStore Home Improvement Center hosted a groundbreaking ceremony at its future location, 83 Warwick Street in Springfield, Massachusetts.  The building is four…

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Mass In Motion

MAYOR DOMENIC J. SARNO PARTICIPATES ON MASSACHUSETTS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH MUNICIPAL WELLNESS LEADERSHIP PANEL

June 16, 2010 – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno participated on the Massachusetts Department of Public Health Municipal Wellness…

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State Street Rededication Ceremony

Local, state and federal officials gathered on June 3. 2010 to dedicate the  $17 million State Street Corridor improvement project, culminating seven years of planning, design and construction.  More info on MassLive >>

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General Consul of Italy Visits Springfield City Hall

Consolato Generale d’Italia a Boston Liborio Stellino recently paid a visit to Springfield City Hall.

(Pictured left to right) Giuseppe Polimeni, Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, General Consul Liborio Stellino, Antonio Talarico, and Vincenzo Ferraro (click…

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2010 Trash Fee Reminder

SPRINGFIELD REMINDS RESIDENTS THAT FISCAL YEAR 2010 TRASH FEE BILLS WERE DUE APRIL 26, 2010

June 11, 2010  – The City of Springfield reminds residents that the Fiscal Year 2010 trash fee bills were due on Monday, April 26, 2010 and that unpaid…

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Mayor Meets with Federal HUD and SBA Officials

MAYOR DOMENIC J. SARNO MEETS WITH U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT NEW ENGLAND REGIONAL DIRECTOR RICHARD A. WALEGA AND U.S. SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION REGIONAL ADMINISTRATOR JEANNE A. HULIT IN SEPARATE CITY HALL MEETING

June 7,…

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Groundbreaking for New Putnam High School

TREASURER CAHILL, KATHERINE CRAVEN, MAYOR DOMENIC J. SARNO AND LOCAL OFFICIALS BREAK GROUND FOR THE NEW PUTNAM VOCATIONAL/TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL

State Treasurer Tim Cahill, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Massachusetts School Building…

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Exhibit Traces the History of State Street

The story of State Street, from its Revolutionary War-era origins as the “Boston Post Road,” to its current transformation sparked by construction of the new Federal Courthouse, is being told in the exhibition and documentary The State Street…

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Arbor Allies Plant 49 New Trees for the City

The Springfield Arbor Allies planted 49 new trees for the cityscape over the past 3 weekends.  The Arbor Allies in collaboration with Keep Springfield Beautiful and Peter Pan Bus Lines increased the environmental quality of life in Springfield with 3…

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Springfield Hosts Biggest Pancake Breakfast

City Councilors Allen, Fenton, Lysak , Walsh and Luna helping Unico volunteers dish out Pancakes at the Spirit of Springfield 2010 Breakfast. Also pictured Peter Fenton and Sherriff Guy Glodis. Enjoy!

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Pittsfield Colonials Play Exhibition Game in Springfield

FIRST PRO GAME IN CITY SINCE 1965

Pittsfield Colonials of the Can-Am League added an exhibition game to their schedule on Monday May 24, at historic Walker Grandstand at Forest Park in Springfield, Mass., at 4 p.m.

The Colonials, managed by former…

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Standard & Poor's Upgrades Springfield Bond Rating

STANDARD AND POOR’S FINDS CONTINUED CONFIDENCE IN SARNO ADMINISTRATION

May 27, 2010 – Last week, Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer Lee Erdmann and the City’s senior Finance Officials traveled to Boston to meet with…

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Buy Springfield Now Program Receives Grant

NATIONAL GRANT AWARDED TO THE REALTOR® ASSOCIATION OF PIONEER VALLEY TO SUPPORT THE ‘BUY SPRINGFIELD NOW’ PROGRAM

May 17, 2010 – Continuing its support of sustainable homeownership in Springfield, the REALTOR® Association of Pioneer Valley…

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39 City Properties Set For Auction

May 21, 2010 - The City of Springfield, in conjunction with Daniel J. Flynn & Co. of Quincy, will auction off 39 (thirty-nine) properties in tax-title possession on Tuesday, June 8, 2010.  Registration begins at 5:00 P.M. and the auction begins at…

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MAYOR DOMENIC J. SARNO AND SPRINGFIELD’S SENIOR FINANCIAL TEAM TRAVEL TO BOSTON SEEKING IMPROVEMENT OF CITY’S BOND RATING

May 20, 2010 – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno traveled to Boston on Thursday May 20, 2010 with members of the City’s Finance Division to meet with major bond rating agencies.  The purpose of the trip was to present the City’s financial condition and…

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36-Inch Water Main Shut Down

Today, the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission will shut down a 36-inch water transmission main entering Springfield underneath the Connecticut River near the South End Bridge.  At about 11:00 a.m., the Commission was notified that silty water was…

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