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Springfield Police Department Provides Update on Reforms, Progress Over the Past Year

The Springfield Police Department wishes to report to the public on a number of improvements that have been made to policies, systems and training programs in the past year that aim to strengthen…

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Mayor Sarno and HHS Commissioner Caulton-Harris Announce Tiana Davis as New Deputy Public Health Commissioner

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris announced today the appointment of Tiana Davis as the new Deputy Public Health Commissioner for the City of…

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Mayor Sarno, HHS Commissioner Caulton-Harris, and Vax Force Announce Continued Vaccination Outreach with Shot for Shot Hoop Event

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris and the Springfield Vax Force are pleased to announce the continued vaccination outreach initiative with the…

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City of Springfield to Consider Plans for Potential Feasibility Study for Municipal Fiber-to-the-Home Network

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, City Councilor Jesse Lederman, Chief Development Officer (CDO) Tim Sheehan, Deputy CAFO Lindsay Hackett, Chief Information Officer Andrew Doty, Deputy Director of DPW Vinny…

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Massachusetts Health Connector Offer $0 Health Connector Plan for Springfield Residents on Unemployment Income

The Massachusetts Health Connector, as part of the American Rescue Plan (ARP), is able to provide $0 Health Connector Plan for Springfield residents on unemployment income as part of the ARP provision…

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Volunteer as a Foster Care Case Reviewer

The Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF) works in partnership with families and communities to keep children safe from abuse and neglect. When parents cannot ensure the safety of…

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William J. Boyle Scholarship Fund Honors Putnam Senior

The William J. Boyle Scholarship Fund has awarded the second scholarship established to be awarded annually to a graduating Putnam Vocational Technical Academy student who will attend Springfield…

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Springfield Police Department and Regional Partners Announce Results of Two Significant Investigations

On Tuesday July 6th, Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood, Chief Doug Bartlett of the United States Marshal’s Service, Brian Persons of the ATF Boston Field Division and Mayor Domenic J.…

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Springfield Neighborhood Library Locations Reopen

All neighborhood library locations, except the Central Branch, will be open to the public for limited hours today, Tuesday, July 6, 2021. The Central Library will reopen on Tuesday, September 7,…

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Energy Facilities Siting Board - Notice of Inquiry and Request for Comments

On June 30, 2021, the Energy Facilities Siting Board (“Siting Board”) voted to open an inquiry to examine procedural enhancements to increase public awareness of and participation in its proceedings.…

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Court Square Summer Concert Series Starts Next Week

The Springfield Business Improvement District (BID) is excited to bring a new event to the heart of Downtown Springfield beginning next week. The Court Square Concert Series will take place every…

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City of Springfield Improves Asthma Standing According to The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America’s recent Report

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris, and Executive Director of Parks, Buildings, and Recreation Management (PBRM) Patrick Sullivan are pleased to hear…

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Kenny Lumpkin from Dewey’s Jazz Lounge Stops by to drop off Nana’s Sweet Potato Pie

Kenny Lumpkin from Dewey’s Jazz Lounge stopped by the Mayor’s Office to drop off a special treat – Nana’s Sweet Potato Pie.  Mayor Sarno and staff raved about how delicious the pie was.  Kenny’s nana…

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Mayor Sarno Happy to See Travis Best and Tony Pettaway

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “What a nice surprise it was to run into one of Springfield’s all-time Basketball greats, Central High School graduate and NBA star Travis Best, along with “Pettaway’s…

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Mayor Sarno Congratulates Western Mass Zombies Basketball Team on Mid-Atlantic Championship

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Mayoral Aide Lavar “Coach” Click joined today with Bill Bullock, owner of Western Mass Zombies Basketball team, and his son Nicholas, as well as South End Community Center…

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Mayor Sarno and Staff Receive Surprise Visit from Intern Shane Dillon

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “It was great to see our former intern Shane Dillon, I appreciated his visit today. I’ve had some fantastic interns and Shane ranks right up there too. A bright future…

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Home Grown Springfield Launches NEW Mobile Meal Distributions - Grab-and-go Summer Meal Service Closed for July 4th Observance

NEW THIS SUMMER! Home Grown Springfield, the culinary and nutrition program of Springfield Public Schools, is pleased to announce a new mobile grab-n-go weekday meal distribution program. The exciting…

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Mayor Sarno Issues Statement on the Passing of East Springfield Neighborhood Council Member Guy Kenison

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is saddened to hear of the passing of Guy Kenison of the East Springfield Neighborhood, a true community/neighborhood person.

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Mayor Sarno Attends Ribbon Cutting Celebration for Granny’s Baking Table

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Granny’s Baking Table founders Sonya Yelder and Todd Crosset along with City Councilor Jesse Lederman, Springfield Business Improvement District (BID) Director Chris…

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City of Springfield to Hold Virtual Town Hall on Resources Available for Homeowners and Landlords

The City of Springfield Office of Housing along with Springfield Healthy Homes and the Public Health Institute of Western Massachusetts will host a virtual Town Hall on resources available for…

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