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Mayor Sarno wishes Dave ‘Air Strike’ Cotter a Happy and Healthy Retirement

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno wishes longtime Deputy Director of Housing and Code Enforcement Dave ‘Air Strike’ Cotter a very happy, health and well-deserved retirement.

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Mayor Sarno Congratulates Springfield’s Own Kevin Sears on being Elected the 2023 National Association of Realtors 1st V.P.

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “Congratulations to my friend and Springfield’s own Kevin Sears of Sears Real Estate on being elected the 2023 National Association of Realtors 1st VP. Kevin, his dad Paul and family have been well-respected realtors…

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Mayor Sarno enjoys a visit from good Family Friend 'Mickey' Santaniello

“Dear family friend, veteran and longtime customer of my dad Al ‘The Barber’, ‘Mickey’ Santaniello stopped by after his visit to our Veterans’ Department to say hello. Good to be with you Mickey and I’ll see you at Saturday 4pm Mass at Mt. Carmel…

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Mayor Sarno Announce Fifth Round of ARPA Funding Awards

|   City News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and the city American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) team announced today the City of Springfield’s fifth round of ARPA RFP funding awards for small businesses, nonprofits, hospitality, economic development and job creation, and home…

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Mayor Sarno Thrilled with Springfield Thunderbirds Calder Cup Run

|   City News

As I was leaving our MassMutual Center, aka the ‘Thunderdome’, after a truly exhilarating late 4-3 comeback playoff victory by our beloved Springfield T-Birds Wednesday evening and the place was packed and the atmosphere was electric.

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Mayor Sarno Joined State Rep. Gonzalez and State Secretary of Health and Human Services Sudders for Springfield Pharmacy Visit

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with State Representative Carlos Gonzalez and State Secretary of Health and Human Service Marylou Sudders today at the Springfield Pharmacy located at 894 Main Street.

Representative Gonzalez, in collaboration with…

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Mayor Sarno and City Officials hold Special Flag Raising Ceremony for V for Victory site at Forest Park

|   City News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Parks Buildings and Recreation Management (PBRM) Director Patrick Sullivan, Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris, Veterans Services Director Tom Belton, Deputy Veterans Services Director Joe…

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Mayor Sarno and State Representative Gonzalez join with Springfield Boys and Girls Club and AT&T for Special Donation to Children

|   Community News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and State Representative Carlos Gonzalez joined with AT&T and the Springfield Boys and Girls Club Executive Director Vincent Borello as AT&T donated over 100 brand new Samsung chrome books to the children at the Boys and Girls…

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Comcast offers Affordable Connectivity Program for Eligible Households

|   Community News

Comcast has announced that they are participating in the federal government’s Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) and the $30/month benefit can be applied to any tier of Xfinity Internet service.

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Mayor Sarno and Police Deputy Kent join with State Representatives Gonzalez and Ashe for Ghost Gun Awareness Event

|   City News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Springfield Police Deputy Chief Steven Kent joined with State Representatives Carlos Gonzalez and Brian Ashe and Everytown for Gun Safety for a ghost gun awareness event at the Springfield Police Department to highlight…

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Mayor Sarno Discusses Springfield’s Preschool Expansion with Strategies for Children

|   City News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno discussed the City of Springfield’s preschool expansion plans and the achievement and enhancements the Springfield Public Schools have made since taking office. Under the leadership of Superintendent Daniel Warwick the…

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Mayor Sarno Joins Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity House Dedication Ceremony

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Greater Springfield Habitat for Humanity (GSHFH) Board President Anne Eisenmen, GSHFH Family Services Manager Deborah O’Mara, and the Emery family for a house dedication ceremony today in Springfield.

The house…

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Chief of Staff Ashe and DPW Director Cignoli meet with St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral and Greek Cultural Center to discuss Roadway and Pedestrian Enhancements

|   City News

Chief of Staff Tom Ashe and DPW Director Chris Cignoli met with members from the St. George Greek Orthodox Cathedral and Greek Cultural Center today to discuss roadway and pedestrian enhancements along Plainfield Street by the Greek Cultural Center. …

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Chief of Staff Ashe attends Society of William Rice Cocktail Party

|   City News

Chief of Staff Tom Ashe, on behalf of Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, joined with the Society of William Rice for a special cocktail party with special guest and award winning sculptor Don Gummer on Thursday, May 19th at the Quadrangle. Chief of Staff Tom…

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Springfield Parks Department Announces Concerts in the Park 2022

|   City News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Executive Director of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management (PBRM) Patrick Sullivan are pleased to announce the return of the Concerts in the Park.

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CAFO TJ Plante Recognized as 2022 GFOA Hero Award Recipient

|   City News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is proud to announce that Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante has been recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) with the prestigious 2022 GFOA Hero…

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Springfield Department of Health and Human Services Encourages Residents to keep Cool this Weekend

|   City News

The Springfield Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is encouraging residents to stay cool this weekend. According to local weather services, temperatures are expected to reach into the mid to high 90’s.

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Roadway and Pedestrian Safety Improvements on State Street to begin on June 1, 2022

|   City News

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Department of Public Works (DPW) Director Chris Cignoli and Police Superintendent Cheryl Clapprood announced today that variable message signs for the temporary measures for roadway and pedestrian safety improvements on State…

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Springfield Police Department Promotes Two Captains

|   City News

On Tuesday May 17th, the Springfield Police Department and Chief of Staff Thomas Ashe on behalf of Mayor Domenic J. Sarno hosted a pinning ceremony for the Department’s newest Captains at the Springfield Police Training Facility on Page Boulevard.

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City of Springfield Veterans Department Looking for Volunteers for Flagging of Cemeteries for Memorial Day

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The City of Springfield’s Veterans Department is looking for volunteers to help with the flagging of cemeteries for Memorial Day. Memorial Day is Monday, May 30, 2022. Cemetery flagging will take place from Saturday, May 14th through Sunday, May…

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