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4th Annual Ride Like an Animal Motorcycle Run Fundraiser to Benefit TJO Foundation

The Thomas J. O'Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center Foundation will hold the 4th annual Ride Like an Animal Motorcycle poker Run on Saturday, August 13, 2011. 

Registration begins at 8:30.  The Riders leave TJO as one group at 10:00 am. ...

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Regional Animal Control Center Awarded Grant

The Thomas J. O'Connor Animal Control and Adoption Center was recently awarded a $12,000 grant from Massachusetts Animal Coalition.  This grant was made possible through sales of Massachusetts "I'm Animal Friendly" license plates. 

The Center...

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Springfield Parks Department to Plant Tree Donated by PeoplesBank

WHO: Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Executive Director of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management Patrick Sullivan and city officials

WHAT: Planting of an American Elm Tree donated by PeoplesBank 

WHEN: Thursday, August 11, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. 

WHERE:...

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Commonwealth of Massachusetts, FEMA and the Private Sector Community Unite to Increase Disaster Assistance Registration

WHO: Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA), FEMA, the Small Business Administration, Springfield Chamber of Commerce and the Basketball Hall of Fame to gather for photo op.

WHAT: An opportunity to display the partnership between private...

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SBA Cerrará los Centros de Asistencia por Desastre y el Centro de Recuperación para Negocios en el Condado de Hampden el 18 de agosto

ATLANTA – La Administración para el Desarrollo de las Pequeñas Empresas (SBA por sus siglas en inglés) anunció hoy que debido a una disminución constante de la actividad, los Centros de Asistencia y el Centro de Recuperación para Negocios situados en...

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SBA to Close Disaster Loan Outreach Centers and Business Recovery Center in Hampden County on August 18

ATLANTA – The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that due to a steady decrease of activity, the Disaster Loan Outreach Centers (DLOCs) and the Business Recovery Center located in Hampden County in Massachusetts will cease operations T...

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City of Springfield to Raise Flag in Celebration of Ecuadorian Heritage

WHO:              Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, City Officials and representatives of the Ecuadorian Heritage Celebration Committee

WHAT:            Flag Raising Ceremony 

WHEN:            Wednesday, August 10, 2011, at 12:00 Noon

WHERE:         ...

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Neighborhood Walk Benefits Community

August 8, 2011 – As part of Mayor Domenic J. Sarno’s continued neighborhood walk initiative, Mayor Sarno will participate in another neighborhood walk on Monday, August 8, 2011, at 7:30 p.m., in the Northend Neighborhood (meet at corner of Main and...

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CITY SOLICITOR’S REVIEW OF SPRINGFIELD SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS CONTRACT

August 3, 2011 – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno today released a report from City Solicitor Edward M. Pikula regarding Springfield Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Alan Ingram’s contract and benefits. (See attached). Mayor Sarno had requested the review last...

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SBA Urges Return of Applications Before Aug. 15

Loans for Homeowners, Renters and Businesses of All Sizes

SBA Disaster Assistance – Field Operations Center- East – 101 Marietta Street, NW, Suite 700, Atlanta, GA 30303

Release Date: August 2, 2011

Contact: Michael Lampton
Release Number: 11-618,...

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Neighborhood Walk Tours Forest Park - Orange Street

August 2, 2011 – As part of Mayor Domenic J. Sarno’s continued neighborhood walk initiative, Mayor Sarno will participate in another neighborhood walk on Wednesday, August 3, 2011, at 7:30 p.m., in the Forest Park Neighborhood (meet at Hummingbird...

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MA-DR-1994-NR-033 Springfield Disaster Recovery Center to Become SBA Disaster Loan Outreach Center

WESTFIELD, MA. – The Commonwealth-FEMA Disaster Recovery Center in Springfield will close at 4 p.m., Friday, Aug. 5, 2011, and reopen in the same location as a Small Business Administration Disaster Loan Outreach Center at 8 a.m. Monday, Aug. 8.   ...

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Rebuild SpringField Advisory Committee Schedules Listening Tours

MEDIA ADVISORY

CONTACT:
Pat Sullivan
Director of Parks, Facilities and Recreation Management
psullivan@springfieldcityhall.com
Tel: (413) 787-7770

REBUILD SPRINGFIELD ADVISORY COMMITTEE SCHEDULES
LISTENING TOURS

July 27, 2011...

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Annual National Night Out

On Tuesday, August 2nd, neighborhoods throughout Springfield are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “Annual National Night Out” (NNO) crime and drug prevention event. National Night Out, will involve...

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THOMAS J. O’CONNOR ANIMIAL CONTROL & ADOPTION CENTER WILL BE CLOSED TODAY, JULY 27TH, 2011, TO THE PUBLIC

July 27, 2011  – The Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control & Adoption Center on Cottage Street in Springfield will be closed today to the public due the lack of electricity.  The electrical outage resulted from yesterday’s severe weather.

The T.J....

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Bell Program students visit City Hall

Bell Program Students visit the Mayor’s Office. These students will be entering their freshman year at Sci Tech in the fall.

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Springfield Police announce a partnership with GetCrashReports.com

As a service to our resident and the business community, Springfield Police are proud to announce a partnership with GetCrashReports.com to provide online access to all Springfield Massachusetts crash reports.  All crash reports will be available 72...

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COOLING CENTERS TO OPEN IN THE CITY OF SPRINGFIELD

July 20, 2011 - Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, the City’s Director of the Department of Health and Human Services Helen R. Caulton-Harris, Director of Elder Affairs Jan Rodriguez-Denney and the City’s Director of Emergency Preparedness Bob Hassett announced...

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Cooling Shelters Opening

CONTACT: Helen Caulton-Harris
Director, Department of Health and Human Services
95 State Street, Springfield, MA  01103
hcaulton@springfieldcityhall.com
Tel: (413) 787-6456

COOLING CENTERS TO OPEN IN THE CITY OF SPRINGFIELD

July 20, 2011 - Mayor...

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MAYOR DOMENIC J. SARNO MEETS WITH SPRINGFIELD’S POLICE COMMISIONER AND OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS TO DISCUSS ISSUE OF YOUTH AND GANG VIOLENCE

July 15, 2011 – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno held an hour-long meeting today in his city hall office with Police Commissioner William Fitchet, Sheriff Michael Ashe, representatives from the Hampden County District Attorney’s Office and the City’s Police,...

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