What's New In Springfield

City to Release RFP for the Use of CDBG Funding for Non Profit Organizations

The City of Springfield invites proposals from nonprofit agencies for the use of Federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds for capital improvements to facilities that house services for low- and moderate-income households. Funds must be...

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It's Navy Week in Springfield!

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno read a proclamation declaring September 17-23 Navy Week, signifying the official kick-off of Springfield Navy Week. For a calendar of Navy Week events, please visit: http://www.outreach.navy.mil/Navy-Weeks/Springfield/


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Educare Springfield, Nationally-Recognized Early Education Model, Breaks Ground

$13.6 Million Early Education School to Partner with Holyoke Chicopee Springfield Head Start

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Springfield Police Officers to Assist with Recovery Efforts in Eastern Massachusetts

The Springfield Police Department is sending more than a dozen Police Officers to assist with recovery and public safety efforts in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover. 

“We know first hand in Springfield the damage a gas explosion can cause and the...

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In The Aftermath of the Tragic Explosions in Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover, Mayor Sarno Directs City Officials to Contact Columbia Gas on Maintenance Efforts

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, "With the recent unfortunate and tragic events that occurred in Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover, I have directed City officials led by Department of Public Works Director Chris Cignoli, Springfield Fire Department...

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Mayor Sarno Invites Red Sox Outfielder Mookie Betts to Springfield - For a Good Cause (Letter)

Mayor Sarno invites Red Sox's Mookie Betts, an avid bowler, to MGM Springfield's lanes for a charity game.

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Free Tree Planting Program Kicks Off in Springfield

The Greening the Gateway Cities Program aims to increase tree canopy cover in neighborhoods with older housing stock, higher wind speeds, and larger renter populations.

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Springfield Emergency Communications (Springfield 9-1-1) the First Public Safety Answering Point in the Commonwealth to Accept Wireless Location Information from Uber Users

The City of Springfield will be the FIRST public safety answering point in the Commonwealth to accept precise, device-based location information from Uber users calling Springfield Emergency Communications (Springfield 9-1-1).

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MGM Springfield Grand Opening Traffic Management Plan

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1. Main Street from Court Street / Bruce Landon Way to Union Street

2. State Street from MGM Way to Dwight Street ...

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Sarno Administration Surpasses Half Billion in School Repairs

Mayor Sarno and Superintendent Warwick tour schools, reviewing the $45,696,070 in summer work across school facilities.

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Mayor Sarno, Lt. Governor Polito, Congressman Neal, Public Safety Officials Announce Downtown Public Safety Plans Ahead of MGM Springfield Grand Opening

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, Congressman Richard E. Neal, Massachusetts State Police, Springfield Police and MGM Springfield officials to release public safety plans in advance of the entertainment resort’s...

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MGM Springfield and PVTA Reveal Creative Wrap on "The Loop"

Branding Highlights Springfield’s Most Storied Architectural and Cultural Attractions

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Springfield Landmarks to Light it Up Green for Muscular Dystrophy

Mayor Sarno has named August 2018 as Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Month in the City of Springfield.

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Mayor Sarno Extends City Pools, Five Mile Pond and Splash Pads Due to Heat

They will be open through Sunday, August 19, 2018.

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Renovations to Forest Park, Barrows Park and Adams Park Splash Pads Unveiled

$340,400 in Community Development Block Grant funding allowed the City of Springfield to completely renovate the three splash pad locations.

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Union Station Cameras Now Connected to Police Department's Real-Time Crime Analysis Center

This visibility is vital in assuring that our residents and visitors have an additional layer of safety as they travel in and out of the transportation hub.

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Cooling Centers Opening in the City of Springfield

Created by Marian Sullivan |

Mayor Sarno stated, “It is very important in extreme weather conditions that we afford those in need of assistance, especially our seniors and those dealing with medical challenges, these relief accommodations.”

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35th Annual National Night Out Against Crime and Violence

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

On Tuesday, August 7, 2018 throughout the City of Springfield, citizens, community groups, law enforcement agencies, business, state and local officials will join over 38 million people in more than 16 thousand communities...

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Housing and Economic Development Secretary Jay Ash Celebrates Affordable Rental Housing Award for Springfield’s Chestnut Park

Friday, July 27, 2018

Housing and Economic Development Secretary Jay Ash visited Chestnut Park, an affordable housing development in downtown Springfield, and celebrated the news it would receive an affordable rental housing award, announced by...

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Expanded Tax Payment Lookups - now including Trash Fee, Motor Vehicle Excise, and property taxes back to 2004.

Real Estate property cards - parcel descriptions, photos and values

Public Records - find records available on the City of Springfield website, and learn how to request additional records

CDBG-Disaster Recovery - Get information on Community Development Block Grant Disaster Relief funds (CDBG-DR)

Casino Information - Documents, news and information about the casino project. 

Public Meetings - Schedule, agendas and meeting notes for the City Council, Boards and Commissions

Single Stream Recycling Program - FAQ, Dos and Don'ts 

Important Information About Open Meetings

In the State of Massachusetts, M.G.L. Chapter 39, Section 23B states all governmental bodies must have meetings that are open to the public and readily available to anyone who wishes to attend.  The City of Springfield provides access to meetings online in a variety of ways. More info >>

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