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Police and Resident Interactions A Community-wide Training on Use-of-Force

Facilitated by Officer Charlie Youmans, SPD

Tuesday, April 17th at the Rebecca Johnson School– Catharine Street
Tuesday, May 1st at Christian Life Center-1590 Sumner Avenue
Thursday, May 10th at the Pynchon Apts. Edgewater Community Room-101 Lowell St
Tu…

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Flag-Raising to Recognize Child Abuse Prevention Month

Dramatic Display to Illustrate “Step Up for Prevention”

Springfield (April 10, 2012)— Dr. Stephen Boos, Medical Director of the Family Advocacy Center at Baystate Children’s Hospital and Alicia Lenahan, Chief Development Officer for the Children’s…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno At Forest Park Branch Library Tomorrow

April 10, 2012 – Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno will present a proclamation to Library Director Molly Fogarty at 3 p.m. during Open House at the Forest Park Branch Library. All week each branch library will welcome visitors to their unique…

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Springfield’s Chief Administrative And Financial Officer Lee C. Erdmann, City Finance Division And Department Of Public Works Officials Make Presentation To Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And Springfield City Council Regarding Future Of City’s Trash Fee

Finance Division Classifies Trash Fee As Necessary For City’s Fiscal Stability And Trash Reduction Required Under Department Of Environmental Protection Mandate

April 9, 2012 – Chief Administrative and Financial Officer Lee C. Erdmann, Springfield…

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City Finance Division To Make Presentation To Springfield City Council On Fiscal Year 2013 Budget Projections And Revenue Generating Recommendations

DPW Officials Will Also Be On Hand To Join City’s Finance Division For Joint Presentation On Future Of The Trash Fee

WHO:              Chief Administrative and Financial Officer Lee C. Erdmann, Timothy J. Plante and LeeAnn Pasquini of the City’s…

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City Of Springfield Collector And Clerk Offices To Being Opening At 8:30 A.M.

The City of Springfield Collector and Clerk Offices will begin opening at 8:30 a.m., starting April 9, 2012.  Each office will continue to close at 4:00 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday, and at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday evenings.

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Springfield youth State Champions in HOSA Competitive Events

On Saturday, March 31st youth from the Recruitment and Educational Assistance for Careers in Health (REACH) Program attended the MassAHEC HOSA Statewide Leadership Conference (SLC) at The University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA. …

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And Springfield Economic Development Officials To Highlight Small Business Assistance Program Successes

WHO:              Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and City Economic Development Officials

WHAT:            Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Small Business Assistance Program Successes

WHEN:            Thursday, April 5, 2012, at 2:30 p.m.

WHERE:      …

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Springfield Libraries Celebrate National Library Week

Open House Day at All Branches!

A visit to Springfield City Library opens many doors, literally and figuratively, and “You Belong at Your Library,” theme of this year’s National Library Week, will be celebrated with Open House Days at all…

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Representative Neal, Mayor Sarno, And MassDevelopment CEO Jones Celebrate Renovations, New Artwork At 1550 Main

Representative Richard E. Neal, Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, and MassDevelopment President and CEO Marty Jones today celebrate the completion of renovations at 1550 Main, a critical component in downtown Springfield’s revitalization. The event also…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And Chief Administrative And Financial Officer Lee C. Erdmann Name Christine M. Saulnier As An Interim City Assessor

SAULNIER PREVIOUSLY PROVIDED CONSULTING SERVICES TO THE CITY UNDER THE FINANCIAL CONTROL BOARD AND WILL BE CHARGED WITH DOING A COMPREHSIVE REVIEW AND EVALUATION OF THE CITY’S ASSESSORS OFFICE TO CREATE GREATER EFFICIENCIES

Citing her experience with…

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Free Compost For Springfield Residents

The Springfield Department of Public Works and the Springfield Parks Department are, once again, offering free compost material to the residents of Springfield. The material, which is made from the composted leaf and yard waste collected by the DPW,…

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Congressman Neal, Mayor Sarno, And Massdevelopment Ceo Jones Celebrate Renovations, New Artwork At 1550 Main

WHAT:                 An event to celebrate the completed renovations and newly-installed sculptures by local artist James Kitchen at 1550 Main in downtown Springfield. Kitchen has installed about 30 sculptures in the first and second floor lobbies…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Central High School Faculty, Coaches And School Officials To Congratulate Central High School Boys Basketball Team For Winning State Championship And Stellar Season

WHO:             Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Central High School Faculty, Coaches, School Officials and Boys Basketball Team

WHAT:           Congratulating Central High School Boys Basketball Team for a Stellar Season and State Championship

WHEN:        …

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, City And Develop Springfield Officials To Tour Reopened Dave’s Furniture On Main Street In City’s South End

WHO:             Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, City and Develop Springfield Officials

WHAT:           Tour/Photo-op of reopened Dave’s Furniture that was damaged by the June 1st tornado

WHEN:           Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at 2:30 p.m. 

WHERE:        …

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Kick Butts Day 2012

This academic year the REACH participants have been working on a youth against tobacco project though The 84 Movement, which helps mobilize youth to take action to protect their communities from the influence of the tobacco industry. The 84 Movement…

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State Street Properties Offered For Sale

The City of Springfield has issued Requests for Proposals for purchase and redevelopment of several significant properties along the State Street Corridor.

“We are looking to have these properties re-developed in such a way that they enhance and…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno And Springfield’s Call Center Director Announce Expansion Of 311 Service Request System To Include Smart Phone Application

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer Lee C.
Erdmann and Springfield’s Call Center Director Donna Carney announced today that it has  recently expanded its existing service request system to include a smart phone…

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Springfield City Clerk Wayman Lee Reminds City Dog Owners That Dog Licensing Registration For 2012 Is Underway

Springfield City Clerk Wayman Lee announced today that dog licenses for the year 2012 (April 1, 2012 through March 31, 2013) are now available at the City Clerk Office, 36 Court Street, Room 123 or by going to the City’s website…

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Springfield’s Department Of Public Works To Begin Seasonal Collection Of Leaf And Yard Waste

Springfield’s Department of Public Works (DPW) announced today that it will begin the seasonal collection of leaf and yard waste on Tuesday, April 3, 2012.  

Leaf and yard waste collection will follow the City’s recycling collection schedule and…

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