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CRRC MA Holds Topping Out Ceremony to Mark Construction Milestone

For Immediate Release: August 25, 2016

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Gov. Baker, Elected Officials & MassDOT/MBTA Leaders Mark Milestone in Springfield Rail Car Factory Construction    

Site to manufacture 284 subway cars for…

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Springfield Cultural District Seeking Unconventional Gallery Proposals

The Springfield Central Cultural District (SCCD) has issued a Call to Artists for a unique opportunity in Downtown Springfield. The Cultural District is searching for artists to host a solo show and sell their work in one of three locations downtown…

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PRESS RELEASE: Early Voting in the City of Springfield to Take Place Oct. 24 – Nov. 4

The City of Springfield Board of Elections announces that early voting for the General Election, Tuesday, November 8, 2016 will be held in the city between Monday, October 24 and Friday, November 4, 2016.

Ten sites across the city have been…

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MassDOT All Electronic Tolling & Fare Structure Public Hearings Schedule

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is convening hearings on toll structure changes within the Massachusetts Turnpike, and the Metropolitan Highway System, which includes the Boston tunnels and Tobin Memorial Bridge. The proposed changes…

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Vital Information Session for Veterans and their Families on Benefits and Services

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and the Springfield Department of Veterans’ Services announce that a Vital Informational Session for veterans and their families will be held to provide information and assistance on how to obtain benefits that may be available…

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Spirit of Springfield Announces 2016 Bright Nights Ball

On Monday, August 22 the Spirit of Springfield announced the theme for the annual City of Bright Nights Ball during a press conference at the Sheraton Hotel, the location of the 2016 gala. Spirit of Springfield President Judy Matt presented the Great…

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Mayor Sarno Views Ongoing Construction Progress of New Senior Center at Blunt Park

While in Blunt Park, Mayor Sarno stopped to view the ongoing construction progress of the new senior center. He looks forward to holding a formal groundbreaking in the near future.

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Congressman Neal and Mayor Sarno Announce Federal Crime Prevention Grant for the City of Springfield

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 18, 2016

CONTACT:           William Tranghese (202) 225-8410 (NEAL)

                              Marian Sullivan (413) 787-6100 (SARNO)

(SPRINGFIELD, MA) Congressman Richard E. Neal and Mayor Domenic J. Sarno today…

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Governor Charlie Baker Announces $5 Million from the State to Fund UMass Cybersecurity Initiatives

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno welcomed Governor Charlie Baker to Springfield yesterday to announce that the Commonwealth has awarded the University of Massachusetts with $5 million for equipment to power its data and cybersecurity initiatives at its…

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Mayor Sarno Opens “Summer Camp Olympics” at Blunt Park

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined local community leaders and representatives from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts to cheer on area youth participating in their own “Olympics” and to promote the importance of physical activity. Presented by the…

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Mayor Sarno Visits Farmer’s Market at Forest Park

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno visited Farmer’s Market at Forest Park at its summer location in the Cyr Arena parking lot inside Forest Park. The Farmer’s Market is in its 19th year of operation and is committed to promoting healthful eating and sustainable…

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1st Annual Health & Wellness Fair: Raising Awareness in the Community

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Commissioner of Health and Human Services Helen Caulton-Harris announce that on August 17th from the hours of 3-6pm, The City of Springfield Department of Health & Human Services will be having a Health & Wellness event,…

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Walmart Awards Springfield Rescue Mission with $25,000 Grant

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno stood proudly alongside Springfield Rescue Mission (SRM) staff as Walmart executives awarded the SRM with a grant of $25,000 on Friday, August 12.The grant will support the SRM’s multiple Emergency Service Programs to the…

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Mayor Sarno Addresses City Hall Summer Interns at Farewell Breakfast

This morning Mayor Sarno addressed City Hall’s twelve summer interns during their program farewell breakfast. Mayor Sarno thanked them for their hard work throughout the past few months with the City Clerk’s, Elections, Facilities and Human Resource…

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PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Sarno, Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris to Open Cooling Centers

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers on Saturday, August 13, 2016.  The sites are:

Libraries

Address

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City of Springfield Raises Ecuadorian Flag in Celebration of Ecuadorian Independence Day

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined members of the Ecuadorian Civic Club and their families for their annual event at City Hall to celebrate the Ecuadorian Day of Independence. Members presented the history of Ecuadorian independence in both English and…

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PRESS RELEASE: Mayor Sarno, Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris to Open Cooling Centers

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers on Thursday and Friday, August 11-12, 2016.  The sites are:

Libraries

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New STCC President Dr. John B. Cook Visits Mayor Sarno

Mayor Sarno hosted newly named Springfield Technical Community College President Dr. John B. Cook in his office today. He looks forward to continuing a great working relationship with STCC through economic development, workforce development and…

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Mayor Sarno Pens Letter on a Weekend of Arts, Culture and Entertainment in Downtown Springfield

 

August 10, 2016

Letters to the Editor
Box 1329
Springfield, MA 01102

To The Editor:

Having just finished my walk this Sunday morning in our beautiful Forest Park, I wanted to put down my thoughts on the positive excitement in our downtown…

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Viewing the Construction Progress at the CRRC Site

Mayor Sarno stopped by the CRRC MA site on Page Boulevard last week to view the ongoing construction progress. CRRC will manufacture 284 subway cars for the MBTA with production beginning in the spring of 2018.

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