What's New In Springfield

As Temperatures Dip, Scams Rise

Eversource and other utilities urge caution to customers

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Las Vegas Reaches Out to Springfield on our Public Safety Initiatives

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “Our Director of Capital Asset Peter Garvey has been contacted by Sgt. David Watts of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Office of the Sheriff, for advice and information on installing police kiosks along the...

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City Officials Seek Best Practices for Police Management

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is seeking professional input from nationally recognized experts concerning the City Council’s latest proposal to reinstate the former Board of Police Commissioners. Mayor Sarno has contacted the Police Executive Research...

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Mayor Sarno Moves to Revoke Housing Tax Incentives from 122 Chestnut Street Silverbrick Development

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “I have directed City Solicitor Ed Pikula, Chairman of the Board of Assessors Richard Allen and Chief Development Officer Kevin Kennedy to move to revoke the housing tax incentives from the 122 Chestnut Street...

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New Benches Installed at PVTA Bus Stops Throughout Springfield

On Wednesday, November 7th at 10:00 A.M., the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) held a ribbon cutting event at Court Square for new benches that have been installed throughout the City of Springfield. This project was made possible for the...

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2018 Veteran of the Year and Parade Marshal Announced

The Springfield Veterans Activities Committee and Department of Veterans Services have again sponsored the Veteran of the Year and Parade Marshal awards. Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Springfield Veterans Activities Committee Chair Charly Lawrence...

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November 6 Election Returns

Springfield vote totals - See how springfield voted in the November 6, 2018 election.

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Puerto Rican Heritage Celebrated in Springfield

29th annual flag raising held Saturday, November 3, 3018

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MassLive: Boston, Springfield land on top 10 list of best cities for STEM professionals

Boston and Springfield were among the "Top 10 best metro areas for STEM professionals" in 2018, according to statistics compiled by WalletHub, a personal finance website.

STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Boston was...

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Mayor Sarno Reaches Out to Red Sox to Invite Players and World Series Trophy Back to Springfield

Please see the letter below written by Mayor Sarno to Sam Kennedy, President & CEO of the Red Sox.

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Springfield Police Academy Recruit Class #1118 Graduates

40 new police officers graduate; 29 for the Springfield Police Department

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Mayor Sarno and Congressman Neal Announce Renovations to Van Horn Park

Van Horn Park receiving $600,000 in renovations

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Please Read: Yard Waste Pick Up (Includes Leaves)

Due to an unfortunate and inaccurate news report last night, we are reminding our residents that yard waste including leaves and small branches are collected on your regularly scheduled recycling day. Items must be placed by the curb no later than...

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Urgent Traffic Notice

The Massachusetts DOT has informed the City of Springfield that repairs to the St. James Avenue Bridge will begin on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. Due to the extent of the repairs, it is expected that the repairs will take 3-4 weeks to complete....

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Mayor Sarno and Commissioner of Health & Human Services Helen Caulton-Harris Announce the Development of Opioid Database

To Track Opioid Overdoses in Springfield, Holyoke, Chicopee and East Longmeadow

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Lt. Governor Polito Hosts Roundtable on Dangerousness

Lt. Governor Karyn Polito today brought together Springfield-area elected leaders and public safety officials to discuss the need for statutory changes that will provide law enforcement and district attorneys with the additional tools they need to...

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Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for the Future East Forest Park Branch Library

New Library Expected to be a “Model for the Future”

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Springfield Art & Cultural Council - Grant Cyle 2019

The Springfield Cultural Council announces its 2019 Grant Cycle for the residents of Greater Springfield, MA.

The Springfield Cultural Council is part of a network of 329 Local Cultural Councils, funded by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, serving...

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Neal, Sarno Announce PVTA Funding from US Department of Transportation

On Tuesday, U.S. Congressman Richard E. Neal gathered with Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Pioneer Valley Transit Authority (PVTA) Administrator Sandra Sheehan to announce $2.4 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

These funds,...

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Greening the Gateway Cities Plants First Tree at Home of City Resident

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Executive Director PBRM Patrick Sullivan, Springfield City Forester Alex Sherman, GGCP Program Administrator Joe Pellegrino, and ReGreen Springfield President David Bloniarz planted the first Greening the Gateway Cities...

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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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