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MassHire Weekly Events

MassHire continues to host working sessions and events for those interested in finding employment or boosting their skills.

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Mayor Sarno and cabinet heads provide situational update on tropical storm Henri

The City if Springfield urges residents to drive safely, avoid driving through standing water, be prepared for power outages (charge cell phones and other devices), help keep storm drains clear, call 911 to report down power lines - do not approach…

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Mayor Sarno and State and Local Officials Joined with US Senator Markey for a Press Conference on the Federal Infrastructure Bill

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and state and local officials joined with United States Senator Edward Markey for a press conference to discuss and highlight the recently Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure bill and $3.5 trillion budget resolution The…

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Mayor Sarno and City and State Officials Attend Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Grand Opening of Iona’s Café and Grill

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and City and State Officials joined with Kelly Dobbins for a ribbon cutting ceremony for the grand opening of Iona’s Café and Grill at 439 Main Street.

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Mayor Sarno and City Officials Meet with Benjamin Smith from the D.R.E.A.M. Studios

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan, Director of Recovery and Business Continuity Attorney Tom Moore, Director of Technical Assistance and Compliance Patrice Swan and Mayoral Aide Lavar Click-Bruce met today with Benjamin…

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City of Springfield Raises International Tribal Native American Flag

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Gentle Running Deer and members of the International Tribal Native American Community to raise the Native American Flag at City Hall. Mayor Sarno presented a proclamation declaring Friday, August 20, 2021 as…

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Mayor Sarno and Mayoral Aide Marrero Attend New North Citizens Council Back to School Party

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Mayoral Aide Mini Marrero attended New North Citizens Council Back-to-School Party event at Jaime Ulloa Park.

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City of Springfield and AIC Announce Plans for Traffic Safety Improvements on Wilbraham Road

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Ward 4 City Councilor Malo Brown, Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Chris Cignoli, Deputy Chief William Cochrane, and Lt. Mel Kwatowski joined with American International College (AIC) President Vincent Maniaci and AIC…

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Mayor Sarno and HHS Commissioner Caulton-Harris Meet with Baystate Health President Dr. Keroack

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris and Chief of Staff Tom Ashe met with Baystate Health President and CEO Dr. Mark Keroack and Baystate Health VP of Government and Community Relations Mike Knapik…

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Mayor Sarno Enjoyed a Visit with old friend Clarence Smith

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno enjoyed a visit with Barber Clarence “Big Cee” Smith a good friend with the Mayor’s late father Alfonso “Al the Barber” Sarno.

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Mayor Sarno Meets with Senator Gomez

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief of Staff Tom Ashe and Mayoral Aide Mini Marrero met today with State Senator Adam Gomez to continue discussions on how the state legislature can continue to support the efforts of the City of Springfield. Topics of…

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Jazz and Roots Festival - Letter to the Editor

From the high energy and colorful New Orleans style kickoff march from the Lyman and Merrie Wood Museum of Springfield History our annual Jazz and Roots Festival paraded down our streets to our ‘new temporary venue’ at Sterns Square / Steiger Park /…

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Mayor Sarno and City Clerk Oyola Joined with Secretary of State Galvin for a Press Conference on the 2020 Census

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and City Clerk/Election Commissioner Gladys Oyola joined with Secretary of State William Galvin in Court Square for a press conference on the 2020 Census and to congratulate the work the local Census team did this past year. …

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Summer grab-and-go Meals Service Comes to a Close

Home Grown Springfield, the culinary and nutrition program of Springfield Public Schools, will be closing the following meal sites, with the last day of service this Friday, August 20th:

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Traffic Advisory - WORLD’S LARGEST PANCAKE BREAKFAST

In preparation for the World’s Largest Pancake Breakfast, traffic will be rerouted on Main Street starting Friday, August 20, 2021. At 10 am, barricades will be placed at Main Street’s intersections with Bridge Street and State Street. Traffic will…

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MassHire Collaboration and Team Building, and Virtual Job Fair

In just one hour you discover how being a great team member can quickly advance your career. You will learn how to use your personal strengths to improve collaboration with others. We will explore the dynamics of a great team as well as how to…

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New North Citizens' Council to Host Vaccine Clinic

New North Citizens' Council will host a free COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic on Thursday, August 19, 2021 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm at Blessed Sacrament Church, 440 Waverly Street.

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City of Springfield Forest Park Concert Series Returns

The Forest Park Amphitheater will soon be alive again with the sound of music. The Springfield Park Department will host the Forest Park Concert Series beginning on Thursday August 19th at the Forest Park Amphitheater. The outdoor concerts, all…

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Mayor Murphy Hosted Meeting with Mayor Sarno, Mayor Vieau, and State Representatives Ramos and Duffy to Discuss Regional Efforts to Curb Illegal Dirt Bikes

Mayor Terry Murphy of Holyoke hosted a meeting in Holyoke City Hall with Mayor John Vieau of Chicopee and Mayor Domenic J. Sarno of Springfield to discuss the continued regional efforts to curb illegal use of dirt bikes and other off-highway vehicles…

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Mayor Sarno Congratulates Springfield Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris on Being Named a 2021 William Pynchon Award Winner

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “I am just elated my/our ‘elegant and eloquent’ Commissioner of Health and Human Services Helen Caulton-Harris has been named a 2021 William Pynchon Award winner – Congratulations and well deserved! Helen has been my…

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