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Mayor Sarno and HHS Commissioner Caulton-Harris Announce that Johnson & Johnson Vaccination Appointments Available at Greenleaf Community Center

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris announced today that the City of Springfield is offering Johnson & Johnson vaccination appointments on Friday, April 30, 2021 at the Greenleaf/Clodo…

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Mayor Sarno Joined with AMR for Earn While You Learn Announcement

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with American Medical Response Northeast Regional Director Patrick Pickering and AMR officials at the AMR COVID-19 testing site at the Eastfield Mall to announce that applications for the fifth Earn While You Learn…

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City of Springfield Elder Affairs Hold “CARnival” Family Reunion Drive-Thru Parade at Raymond A. Jordan Senior Center

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris, Elder Affairs Director Sandy Federico and the Elder Affairs staff for a fun and festive carnival-themed family reunion drive-thru parade for our…

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Springfield Public Schools Meal Service Adjustments

Effective today, Monday, April 26th, grab-and-go meals will no longer be served at Washington and Warner Elementary Schools. Families who frequented those locations are encouraged to pick up grab-and-go meals at Indian Orchard Elementary School, 95…

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City of Springfield Office of Community Development Seeks RFP’s for Second Year Action Plan, 2021-2022

The City of Springfield’s Office of Community Development is seeking proposals for inclusion in its Second Year Action Plan, 2021-2022. The 2021-2022 Program Year will run from July 1, 2021- June 30, 2022. Successful proposals must meet the…

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City of Springfield's Office of Community Development RFP for Public Service Programs

The City of Springfield’s Office of Community Development is seeking proposals for inclusion in its 2021-2022 Action Plan.

 

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Eversource Energy Offers Hardship Programs

For those experiencing financial challenges due to the ongoing COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic, Eversource Energy has protections, programs and payment plans to help. Participation in an assistance program or payment plan will prevent service…

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Springfield George Walter Vincent Smith Museum in the Running for People's Preservation Choice Award

The Springfield Museums are proud and excited to share that thanks to the amazing restoration work over the years, the George Walter Vincent Smith Museum was chosen for the Paul & Niki Tsongas Preservation Award!

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Mayor Sarno and PBRM Director Sullivan Joined with EEA Undersecretary Seiger and City and State Officials to Tour Forest Park Tree Nursery

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Executive Director of Parks, Buildings, and Recreation Management (PBRM) Patrick Sullivan, City Forester Alex Sherman, Assistant City Forester Marcus Catlett, and Facilities Management Director John Kerrigan along with the…

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Mayor Sarno Joined with Governor Baker, and Other State and City Officials for Special Plaque Unveiling Ceremony to Celebrate MGM Springfield Receiving Top Sustainability Rating

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, City Solicitor Ed Pikula, and Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan joined with Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and other state and city officials as MGM Resorts Northeast Group President and COO Chris Kelley…

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Springfield Vax Force to Hold Faith and Science Vaccination Clinic at St. John’s Congregational Church

The Springfield Vax Force in partnership with the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) will hold a Faith and Science vaccination event at St. John’s Congregational Church Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. This interfaith…

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Mayor Sarno Joins Castro Family and Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity for House Dedication Ceremony

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity Executive Director Aimee Giroux and Family Services Manager Deborah O’Mara along with Ana Castro and her children for a house dedication ceremony today.  The newly built home…

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Springfield Police Officers Actions Save Infant’s Life

Springfield Police Officers Francisco Luna, Josue Cruz and Luis Delgado helped save a three month old’s life on Tuesday morning. 

Around 11am, officers responded to a home in the Mason Square neighborhood for the report of a baby boy not breathing. …

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Vax Force Presents Faith and Science

Springfield Vax Force in partnership with the Department of Health and Human Services will hold a Faith and Science - an interfaith community vaccination clinic at St. John's Congregational Church on Saturday, April 24, 2021 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

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Mayor Sarno, Councilors Williams and Lederman, and SPD Deputy Chief Daniel Joined with Representatives from the Massachusetts Military Support Foundation Inc. and Eastfield Mall for Food Distribution

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with representatives from the Massachusetts Military Support Foundation Inc., the Eastfield Mall, and with City Council President Marcus Williams, and Councilor Jesse Lederman, and Springfield Police Department Deputy…

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Mayor Sarno Congratulations Pope Francis Hockey Team on Winning D1 National Championship

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “Congratulations to Coach Foley and the Pope Francis Hockey Team on winning the D1 Hockey National Championship in Omaha, Nebraska. Way to go! Wishing you continued success both on and off the ice. We are all proud of…

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Mayor Sarno Releases Statement on Superior Court Decision in Regards to Police Commission

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “As I have said before, we expect that this dispute about my authority as Mayor and the authority of the City Council regarding the Springfield Police Department will be resolved by the Massachusetts Appellate Court. We…

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City of Springfield Elections Office Preparing RFP for Upgrading Election Equipment

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante, and Election Commissioner Gladys Oyola announced today that the City of Springfield Elections Office is working on preparing an RFP for the purchase and installation…

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Springfield Public Schools Meal Service and Oasis Food Pantry Move Friday Distribution Location

Home Grown Springfield, the culinary and nutrition program of Springfield Public Schools, has been distributing meals alongside the Oasis Food Pantry distribution every Friday at Central High School since last April. Beginning Friday, April 23, 2021,…

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Mayor Sarno Proud of SPD’s Diversity – We Reflect Our Community

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood released today the most recent statistics showing tremendous diversity gains that have been made under his administration.

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