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Mayor Sarno Disappointed in Enshrinement Decision, But Looking Forward to a Springfield Return

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced today that the 2020 Enshrinement Ceremony festivities have officially been rescheduled to May 13-15, 2021 and will be relocated, this one time,…

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Mayor Sarno Encouraged to see Work Continue at Elm Street Project

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno stopped by Court Square to view the status of the work that is continuing at the Elm Street Project.

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Mayor Sarno Welcomes Interim President of Westfield State University Dr. Saigo

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno welcomed Interim President of Westfield State University Dr. Roy H. Saigo. Some of the items discussed included how both the City of Springfield and the University was handling…

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Former Chief Justice to Advise Mayor Sarno on DOJ Police Reforms

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, announced today that former Chief Justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Roderick L. Ireland will act as Special Advisor to the Mayor.  In this role, he will…

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City of Springfield to Delay Implementation of Single-Use Plastic Bag Ban to January 2021

City Councilor Jesse Lederman, Chairman of the City Council Committee on Sustainability and Environment, in conjunction with Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen…

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Mayor Sarno Thanks Eastman Corporation for Donating Vital PPE’s

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno continues to give thanks to everyone in our community for stepping up and providing much-needed PPE’s for dedicated City employees.  

Representatives from the Eastman…

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Mayor Sarno Joined for Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to Celebrate 413 Café Grand Opening

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno today joined with Christina Raschi, owner of the new 413 Café in downtown Springfield, for a ribbon cutting ceremony where he presented a proclamation declaring Tuesday August…

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Mayor Sarno Voted “Reader Raves” “Best City or Town Local Official” for Seventh Year in a Row

“‘Wow Lucky 7’ – seven years in a row – thank you! With these truly challenging times we’re currently living in – ‘you still like me!’ I’m honored and privileged to be your Mayor and live it and love…

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City of Springfield to Open Cooling Centers

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris announced today that the City of Springfield will be opening Cooling Centers on Monday, August 10, 2020 through…

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City and Water and Sewer Commission Responds to Water Main Break

For the second time this week, the City of Springfield and Water and Sewer Commission respond to a water main break, this time at the intersection of Dwight and Taylor Streets.

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Mayor Sarno, Congressman Neal, State Representative Williams and other City and State Officials Celebrate 55th Anniversary of Historic Voting Rights Act of 1965

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Congressman Richard E. Neal, State Representative Bud L. Williams, State Senator James T. Welch, City Councilors Brown, Gomez, Lederman and Whitfield, and NAACP…

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Mayor Sarno, Congressman Neal and Federal, State and City Officials Provide Update on Damage and Recovery Aspects from Tropical Storm Isaias

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Executive Director for Parks, Buildings and Recreational Management (PBRM) Patrick Sullivan, Park Commission Chairman Brian Santaniello, City Forester Alex Sherman, and Fire…

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DPW Issues Guidance on Tree Debris Collection from Tropical Storm Isaias

As a result of the impact of Tropical Storm Isaias throughout the City of Springfield, the Department of Public Works (DPW) will be responsible for the collection of tree debris / yard waste as part…

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Mayor Sarno Provides Update on City of Springfield Response on Power and Water Outages and Storm Response Efforts

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced that all city services and municipal buildings will be reopened for business Thursday, August 6, 2020.  The advisory for residents to shelter in place has also been…

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City of Springfield to Temporarily Close all Municipal Buildings and Advises Residents to Shelter in Place

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno has ordered all non-essential city services and municipal buildings to be closed until further notice due to a major water main break on East Columbus Ave and numerous power…

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Mayor Sarno Tours New Wayfinders Facility

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with new Way Finders President and CEO Keith Fairey and former President and CEO Peter Gagliardi, who retired on June 30 after nearly 30 years of service with the…

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City of Springfield and State Department of Public Health Announce Partnerships in Support of Stop the Spread Initiative

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris announce that as part of the Commonwealth’s Stop the Spread initiative the City of Springfield and the…

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Mayor Sarno Thanks Springfield State Delegation for Supporting City Earmarks in IT Bond Bill Sponsored by State Representative Angelo J. Puppolo

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno thanks our Springfield state delegation for their continued support in passing the IT Bond Bill, which included City earmarks sponsored by State Representative Angelo J.…

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Mayor Sarno and Members of the Media were Invited to View and Participate in Life Like Scenarios for Police Officer Training

Mayor Sarno and Police Commissioner Clapprood invited members of the media to view and participate in the Springfield Police Departments training simulator facility. These life like scenarios are…

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