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Alice B. Beale Elementary School Students Sing Christmas Carols at Tower Square

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Mayor Sarno stopped by Tower Square today to hear Beale Elementary School students sing Christmas carols. He noted that it brought him back to his own elementary school days when his class would do the same during the…

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Mayor Sarno Appoints Criminal Justice Expert Dr. Gary Berte to the Community Police Hearing Board

Monday, December 19, 2016

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced today that he has appointed Dr. Gary Berte to the Community Police Hearing Board (CPHB). Dr. Berte brings extensive first-hand experience and knowledge of criminal justice and community…

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Mayor Sarno to Appoint New Member to the Community Police Hearing Board

SPRINGFIELD, MA – Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno is scheduled to announce the newest member of the Community Police Hearing Board.  The announcement will take place Monday, December 19, 2016 at 2:15pm City Hall Room 220.

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Mayor Sarno Views Ongoing Construction of CRRC

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Mayor Sarno stopped today to view the ongoing construction of CRRC’s new facility on Page Boulevard- making progress!  

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Springfield Public Schools Partner with Sodexo to Provide the Freshest Foods Ever & More

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Plans to erect a 62,000 square foot center for the daily preparation, cooking and baking of fresh foods for Springfield school children will also provide training for students and offer new employment opportunities for…

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Springfield a Top Christmas Town in Massachusetts

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Looking for a special place to spend Christmas and the Holiday Season? Look no further than our own City of Springfield and eleven other festive communities across Massachusetts. Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is happy to…

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Mayor Sarno Announces PARC Grant to Improve Mary Lynch Field

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Police Commissioner John Barbieri, Sergeant John Delaney and Patrick Sullivan, Executive Director of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management announced a $750,000 Parkland Acquisition and…

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Mayor Sarno, Congressman Neal Announce the Return of the Original Union Station Clock

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Congressman Richard E. Neal, Chief Development Officer Kevin Kennedy and city officials celebrated the restoration and return of the iconic clock in Union Station to its original location high above…

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Mayor Sarno and City Department Heads Present “Key to the City” and Appreciation Luncheon for Sheriff Michael Ashe and His Staff

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, the Department of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management and City of Springfield Department Heads held an appreciation luncheon yesterday at the John Shea Technical Training Facility in Forest…

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Holiday Party 2016

Monday, December 12, 2016

Mayor Sarno held his annual Holiday Party this past Friday. City Hall employees were invited to the  festive celebration which included food, fun and the #MannequinChallenge. Check out the video here: https://www.facebook.c…

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Mayor Sarno Joins Friends of the Homeless at "Feed a Friend" Lunch

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Mayor Sarno joined Friends of the Homeless and their generous sponsors at their  “Feed a Friend,” holiday lunch today at Elegant Affairs. Mayor Sarno contributed his donation and thanked FOH Executive Director Bill Miller…

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Springfield's September 11th Memorial Plans Unveiled this Morning

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Fire Commissioner Joseph Conant, Police Commissioner John Barbieri, Patrick Sullivan, Executive Director of the Department of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management, Spirit of Springfield…

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The Springfield Business Improvement District invites you to join us at the 2nd Annual Holiday Market Ribbon Cutting to celebrate the opening of the Market’s 2016 return

Springfield MA – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno participated in this year’s 2nd Annual Holiday Market Ribbon Cutting today, Monday, December 5th at 2:30pm.  This year, residents and shoppers can expect to find dozens of local and regional retailers and…

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Springfield Police Department Launches Free Crime Mapping and Alerting Service for Residents

Springfield, MA – Mayor Domenic J Sarno and Police Commissioner John Barbieri have partnered with Motorola Solutions to provide Springfield residents with daily crime information available through CrimeReports.com. Residents can access this…

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Hampshire College Raises American Flag - Mayor Sarno's Statement

Friday, December 2, 2016

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “I’m very pleased that the correct and respectful decision has been made to once again have Old Glory grace the campus of Hampshire College. My thanks go to our veterans and their families’…

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Celebrity Read Aloud at Kensington International School

Friday, December 2, 2016

Mayor Sarno read to fourth graders at Kensington International School yesterday as a part of the Link to Libraries Celebrity Read Aloud program. In addition to the Mayor, John Davis of the Davis Foundation, Ray Berry of the…

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Springfield Symphony Orchestra Opens New Downtown Offices

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Yesterday Mayor Sarno toured Springfield Symphony Orchestra’s new offices located at 1441 Main Street, and officially opened them with a ceremonial ribbon cutting. The new location is easily accessible from Main St. For…

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Watch Mayor Sarno's Interview on America's Newsroom Here

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Mayor Sarno was on America’s Newsroom this morning with Bill Hemmer to discuss Hampshire College’s decision not to fly the American flag on campus. In case you missed it, you can watch the interview here: http://video.foxn…

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Home of the Free, Because of the Brave

Monday, November 28, 2016

Mayor Sarno received this poem from a veteran at the Hampshire College protest yesterday, due to the college's refusal to fly the American flag on campus.

Home of the Free, Because of the Brave

It is the Veteran, not the…

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Mayor Sarno and Springfield Thunderbirds Goalie Mike McKenna Discuss Public Service

Monday, November 28, 2016

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno welcomed Springfield Thunderbirds goalie Mike McKenna to his office today to discuss his interest in public service and politics. As a former soccer goalie, Mayor Sarno and Mike both related to being…

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