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Mayor Sarno's Comments to Councilor Hurst

Friday, April 16, 2021

Dear Councilor Justin Hurst:

Your Facebook post concerning an event you were organizing for a community cleanup at Acorn Street Park was recently brought to my attention.  It…

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Springfield Central High School Air Force JROTC Golden Eagles Best in the Nation

The Springfield Central High School Air Force JROTC Golden Eagles are the 2021 Air Force National Champions after competing virtually in the National Invitational Drill Competition against 30 of the…

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Check Out the Don Gummer Sculptures on Display at the Newly Renovated Pynchon Park

Sculptures from New York based artist, Don Gummer, will be on display through the week at Pynchon Park. They will then be moved to the Quadrangle at the Springfield Museums through September 12th!…

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Mayor Sarno Thanks the Smith Family for Generous Sneaker Give Away at Brightwood Elementary School

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined today with Brightwood Elementary School Principal Jose Escribano, Brightwood Parent Facilitator Emily Cruzado, and Brightwood students to thank the Vermont-based family…

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Weather Forecast Postpones American Medical Response FREE Daily COVID-19 Testing on Friday

American Medical Response (AMR), the City of Springfield’s provider of medical transportation, announced today in collaboration with Mayor Domenic J. Sarno’s office and Health and Human Services…

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Mayor Sarno Attends Diocese of Springfield Child Abuse Prevention Month Flag Raising Ceremony and Prayer Service

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Fire Commissioner BJ Calvi joined with Bishop William D. Byrne and other local faith and community leaders today to recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month. The event…

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Mayor Sarno Continues Ongoing Discussions on Supporting Prominent City Events

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and his administration continued their ongoing discussions on supporting prominent city events such as the city’s preeminent and premier Black/African-American event – Stone…

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City of Springfield Celebrates National Borinqueneers Day - Honors Two Surviving Members of the 65th Infantry Regiment

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Ward 1 City Councilor Gumersindo Gomez and other officials for a flag raising ceremony to acknowledge and honor National Borinqueneers Day in the City of…

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City of Springfield Supports 2021 STCC Sustainathon

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno thanks David Bloniarz for helping to organize a student day of environmental awareness. STCC students will participate in a virtual event by sharing research from their STEM…

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Mayor Sarno and HHS Commissioner Caulton-Harris Joined with Congressman Neal at Caring Health Center’s New Vaccination Site

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris joined with Congressman Richard E. Neal at the Caring Health Center’s new vaccination site at 473 Sumner…

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FEMA Offers Assistance for Funeral Costs for COVID-19 Related Deaths

FEMA announced that they will begin providing financial assistance for funeral expenses incurred after Jan. 20, 2020 for deaths related to coronavirus (COVID-19) to help ease some of the financial…

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Mayor Sarno Cheers on High School of Commerce and Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Football Teams

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno attended and cheered on our High School of Commerce and the Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy football teams as they played for the Mayors Cup Trophy. The game was…

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Mayor Sarno Wraps Up FY22 Budget Hearings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante continued with the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) budget hearings. Throughout this week, city Department Heads…

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2012-2020 Drop-Out Rate Decrease Best in the State

The District’s 2020 drop-out rate is three percent, representing a 70 percent decline since 2012, which is the highest drop- out rate decrease in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts during that time…

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Mayor Sarno Continues with FY22 Budget Hearings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante continued with the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) budget hearings today. Throughout this week, city Department…

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Mayor Sarno and Congressman Neal Hold Press Conference on American Rescue Plan

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante, and City cabinet heads joined with Congressman Richard E. Neal for a press conference on the American Rescue Plan. …

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Two Firearms Seized from Individual on a GPS Ankle Bracelet Already Facing 17 Open Firearms Charges

On Tuesday afternoon members of District Attorney Gulluni’s Violent Offender Task Force and Springfield Police Officers arrested 22 year old Nathan Mercado. Officers and Task Force members from the…

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Mayor Sarno Continues FY22 Budget Hearings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante continued with the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) budget hearings today. Throughout this week, city Department…

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Mayor Sarno Meets with Families Against Violence to Continue Discussions on Proactive Measures Against Violence in our Community

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Mayoral Aide Lavar Click met with Francena Brown, Karen Griffin-Eberhart, Jeanne Levy, and Suneve Thomas of Families Against Violence to continue the administration's…

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Mayor Sarno Kicks Off FY22 Budget Hearings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante kicked off the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) budget hearings today. This week, city Department Heads will be…

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