News Stories by Date

Stories from Selected Month

City Of Springfield To Begin Street Sweeping Operation On Monday

The City of Springfield will begin its street sweeping operation on Monday, April 1, 2013. The Department of Public Works will deploy four street sweepers to systematically sweep the City’s streets.

The DPW is planning to conduct three rounds of...

Read more

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Announces Start Of The 2013 Road Improvement Program

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Department of Public Works Director Al Chwalek announced today several major street improvement projects to commence on April 1 and April 8 in the City of Springfield. 

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno stated “The projects announced...

Read more

City Of Springfield To Begin Yard Waste Collection April 2, 2013

March 27, 2013 -Springfield, MA- The City of Springfield’s Department of Public Works will begin its curbside yard waste collection program starting this April 2nd. Yard waste will be collected every other week on your recycling day. 

Please make...

Read more

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And Congressman Richard E. Neal Announce $21 Million In Long Term Disaster Recovery For The City Of Springfield

March 27, 2013-Springfield, MA- Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced today a $21 million grant award from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for long-term disaster recovery costs of the severe storms in 2011. This grant, part of...

Read more

Public Health Month Kick Off

Public Health Month is a national observance highlighting public health practices and achievements. For Springfield, this month-long celebration draws attention to the cooperative efforts of local institutions, organizations and communities working...

Read more

Attachment 2: Text of SB 1311

An Act Relative to Local Assessments SECTION 1. Section 21C of Chapter 59 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting, the following as paragraph (o):- The local appropriating authority may, by...

Read more

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Appears Before The Massachusetts State Legislature’s Joint Committee On Revenue

March 26, 2013 –Boston, MA– Mayor Domenic J. Sarno traveled to Boston today with members of his Finance Team; Acting Chief Administrative and Financial Officer TJ Plante and Acting Budget Director Jennifer Winkler, in support of Senate Bill 1311 “An...

Read more

WMECo and Springfield Partnership in Energy Efficient Construction Pays Big Taxpayer Dividends

Join WMECo President and COO Peter Clarke and Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno at the newly constructed Roger L Putnam Vocational Technical Academy. The $115 million school is a prime example how the city’s energy efficiency partnership with WMECo is...

Read more

The City Of Springfield'S Election Commission Annouces The Availability Of Nomination Papers

Election Commissioner Gladys Oyola has announced that the nomination papers for the 2013 Municipal Election will be available in the Board of Elections Office beginning Tuesday, March 26, 2013. Springfield’s Municipal Election will be held on...

Read more

Mayor Domenic Sarno Announces Staff Changes In The Finance Department

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced today that Springfield’s Budget Director LeeAnn Pasquini will be leaving the City of Springfield’s Finance Department. LeeAnn is leaving the City to pursue a position at the University of Massachusetts as the Director...

Read more

Mayor Sarno Recognizes The 2013 Putnam Academy Boys Basketball Division 1 State Champions

Speakers included Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Superintendent Dan Warwick, School Committeeman Christopher Collins, Principal Gil Traverso, Coach William Shepard, City Councilor Bud Williams, and Team Captain Kayjuan Bynum. Mayor Sarno offered...

Read more

City Of Springfield Announces Abutter Lots Sales Program

The City of Springfield is announcing the “Abutter Lots Sales Program”. The program is designed to sell City-owned vacant lots valued under $25,000 to property owners with a home or building directly abutting a vacant lot.

“These vacant lots that...

Read more

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Faculty, Coaches And Springfield Public School Officials To Congratulate Putnam Academy Boys Basketball Team For Winning Division 1 State Basketball Championship

WHEN:           Thursday, March 21, 2013, at 12:30 P.M.  

WHERE:         Springfield City Hall, 36 Court Street, Springfield, MA 01103 – Room 220  

Read more

Accountable Care Associates Announces the Relocation of their New Corporate Headquarters to Downtown Springfield

Accountable Care Associates today announced the relocation of its new corporate headquarters to One Monarch Place in downtown Springfield. Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, is excited by the prospect. “With the addition of Accountable Care...

Read more

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Announces Significant Savings At The Springfield Parking Authority

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno today made the first of several upcoming parking announcements regarding the advances in the management of parking under the Springfield Parking Authority (SPA) that have resulted in immediate savings to the taxpayers and the...

Read more

City of Springfield Reduces Annual Energy Cost by $2.6 Million Through Online Reverse Auctions Run by World Energy Solutions

Online Auctions Heighten Competition for City’s Electricity Contract, Delivering Transparency, Liquidity, Savings 

March 8, 2013 –Springfield, MA– Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Phil Adams, CEO, World Energy Solutions, Patrick Sullivan, Executive Director...

Read more

Mayor Sarno Joins In New England Public Radios Ground Breaking

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined in New England Public Radio’s groundbreaking ceremony at 1525 Main Street. NEPR relocating to Downtown Springfield is another initiative in establishing stronger ties between the City of Springfield and UMASS Amherst. By...

Read more

Additional Public Presentations Scheduled For Springfield Casino Selection Process

March 4, 2014 – Mayor Domenic Sarno has announced that The City has arranged for public presentations by the two casino proposers covering clarifications of their traffic plans, entertainment/ non-casino but related components, including refinements...

Read more

Residents Urges To Complete Annual City Of Springfield Census

March 4, 2013 -Springfield, MA – The Springfield Election Commission has mailed the 2013 Annual City Census form to all Springfield households. Residents are urged to comply by completing the census form and returning it to the Election Commission...

Read more

City Of Springfield Plans Flyover Data Mapping Update

March 4, 2013 -Springfield, MA – The City of Springfield, Office of Planning & Economic Development, is planning an aerial flyover of the entire city this spring to update data in its Geographic Information System (GIS). The flyover is the first of...

Read more

Select a Month to Browse


Page last updated:  Wednesday, September 19, 2018 04:24 pm