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Cradles to Crayons Expands Partnership to Springfield Public Schools, Donates 1,000 Winter Coats for Children in Need

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Superintendent of Schools Dan Warwick accepted a donation of one thousand children's winter coats from Cradles to Crayons for Springfield's children in need.

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Mayor Sarno, Congressman Neal, Commissioner Barbieri, City Councilor Tom Ashe and Fenton Family Announce Naming of Paul J. Fenton Public Safety Annex

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Congressman Richard Neal, Police Commissioner John Barbieri, Chair of Public Health & Safety, City Councilor Tom Ashe, and members of the Fenton family were on hand to announce the naming of the Paul J. Fenton Safety Annex.

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Mayor Sarno's City Hall Holiday Party

Mayor Sarno's 2015 Holiday Party was a festive success! It was great to see so many City Hall employees stop by and take part in the food and fun. Please enjoy the photos.

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Senator Eric Lesser Attend Annual Bobbie Levin Nifty 90's Hanukkah Celebration

The Annual Bobbie Levin Nifty 90's Hanukkah Celebration, held at the Springfield Jewish Community Center, honors those in the Greater Springfield community ages 90 and older. Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Senator Eric Lesser were on hand to…

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Mayor Sarno and Habitat for Humanity Welcome Two Families to their New Homes

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity joined volunteers for a dedication ceremony to welcome two families to their new houses.

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Mayor Sarno and Police Commissioner Barbieri Pin Newly Promoted Officers

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Police Commissioner John Barbieri congratulated newly promoted officers Lieutenant Stephen Wyszynski, Lieutenant David Kane, Sergeant Clayton Roberson, and Sergeant Matthew Benoit, at a promotional pinning ceremony at the…

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Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno, Congressman Richard Neal, And Rabbi Chaim Kosofsky Light Up The Court Square Menorah

School children from Lubavitcher Yeshiva Academy watched as Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno, Congressman Richard Neal, And Rabbi Chaim Kosofsky lit the “Tallest Menorah in Western Massachusetts.” 

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Moving Forward With Plans To Re-Open Two North End Schools For Recreational

Springfield – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and the City of Springfield will be moving forward with plans to re-open two (2) North End schools for recreational and structured programming for youth in who live and reside in Springfield’s North End.  Mayor…

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Mayor Sarno's Battle of the Badges Blood Drive

Join our Public Safety Professionals as they continue to help save lives on and off the job.  Mayor Sarno's Battle of the Badges Blood Drive takes place n Monday, December 21st from 1:00pm to 6:00pm.  The Blood Drive takes place at Springfield…

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MGM Springfield Casino Site Plan Deemed Complete

Press Release

Media Advisory

Darryl E. Moss, Tel: (413) 787-6100

SPRINGFIELD – The Office of Planning & Economic Development (OPED) has formally received additional information with regards to the proposed MGM…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Announces Administration’s Recommendation for Fiscal Year 2016 Property Tax Rates

Springfield MA - Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced today his administration’s recommendation for Fiscal Year 2016 property tax rates. The proposed tax rates are $19.66 per thousand dollars of value for residential property and $38.60 per thousand for…

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Springfield DPW Reminds Residents There Will Be No Rubbish Collection on Thanksgiving Holiday

The Department of Public Works reminds Springfield residents who have municipal trash collection that there will be no collection service on Thursday, November 26th due to the Thanksgiving holiday, this includes: recycling, yard waste and bulk item…

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City of Springfield Launches New Marketing Video Campaign

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno introduced the exciting new promotional video for the City of Springfield at City Stage prior to the start of the MGM Community Conversation before a capacity audience.

This video highlights the positive capacities of the…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Recognizes Good Samaritan Jeff Litchfield For Heroic Action

WHO:             Springfield, MA - On Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 11:00 a.m., Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Patrick Sullivan, Director of Parks presented a proclamation to good Samaritan Jeff Litchfield in recognition of the brave and heroic act…

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Public Safety Night at Bright Nights

Spirit of Springfield and Springfield Park Department announced plans for Bright Nights at Forest Park Public Safety Night on Wednesday, December 2 - Free admission for law enforcement officers, fire fighters, emergency medical services and active…

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Attorney General Establishes Community Engagement Division

Attorney General Healey has established a Community Engagement Division, which aims to fulfill the Office’s mission to serve all people in the Commonwealth in every one of its diverse communities.

Beginning next Wednesday, November 18th, staff and…

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Springfield, MA -  On Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 2:30 p.m., Mayor Domenic Sarno, will be presenting a Key to the City along with a proclamation recognizing Albano’s Market and it’s owners Filomena Bruschi and Theresa D’Angelantonio for their…

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Mayor Sarno Announces Estalishment of Casino Liaison Office

March 3, 2015


CONTACT:              DARRYL MOSS (413) 787-6101

(SPRINGFIELD) – Mayor Domenic Sarno and the Office of Planning & Economic Development have officially announced the establishment of the Casino Liaison Office.…

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VISION 2017: Springfield's Next Big Chapter!!!

The City will be hosting a major public presentation on March 24th at 4PM at City Stage and we would like for you to attend and help us pass the word to other City residents and stakeholders.


You can help us pass the word about the event through…

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State Creates Pockets / Corridors of Poverty in Springfield

Springfield MA – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states “even though I expressed my feelings of opposition verbally, and in writing to the past administration, (please see attached September 5, 2014 letter) on congregate shelters  I have recently learned,…

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