PRESS RELEASE, CONTACT: Jim Leydon, Communications Director
MAYOR SARNO WELCOMES CNR MA TO SPRINGFIELD
October 23, 2014 -Springfield, MA- Mayor Domenic J. Sarno welcomed CNR MA President, Xiwei Lu to his office today. They were joined by Mr. Hats Kageyama, Senior Advisor, Sojitz Corporation of America and Mr. Robert Emmet Hayes, President, Edwards Wildman Public Policy Group, LLC.
This was the first meeting between CNR MA and The City of Springfield since CNR MA was the successful winner of the MBTA contract to build new red and orange line trains. CNR MA plans on building a new facility at the former Westinghouse site on Page Boulevard in East Springfield.