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Mayor Sarno Applauds SPD for Recent Arrest and Taking Another High Capacity Handgun and Speeder Off Our Streets – Calls Upon Courts to Hold Suspect Accountable –

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno applauds the Springfield Police Department (SPD) for their recent arrest of a speeding motorist and taking yet another high capacity handgun off our streets.

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Mayor Sarno, Springfield BID and MGM Springfield Come Together to Illuminate Main Street with Decorative Lights

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, DPW Director Chris Cignoli and Chief Development Officer (CDO) Tim Sheehan joined with Executive Director of the Springfield Business Improvement District (BID) Chris Russell, MGM Springfield President and COO Chris Kelley and…

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Veterans Activities Committee Names Specialist Donald A. Roberts Springfield 2021 Veteran of the Year

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris joined with Veterans’ Services Director Tom Belton, Veterans’ Services Deputy Director Joe DeCaro and members of the Veterans Activities Committee to announce…

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City of Springfield Department of Health and Human Services to Offer COVID-19 Booster Clinic for Eligible Residents

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris announced today that the Department of Health and Human Services will offer the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine booster shot for eligible residents in the month of…

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City of Springfield DPW Will Collect Trash, Recycling and Yard Waste on Veterans Day, Thursday, November 11, 2021

The City of Springfield Department of Public Works (DPW) would like to notify residents that they WILL BE collecting trash, recycling and yard waste on Veterans Day, Thursday, November 11, 2021. Please make sure you have your barrels and yard waste…

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Mayor Sarno Attends AmeriCorps Opening Day Swearing-In Celebration

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer Attorney Talia Gee joined with the Massachusetts Service Alliance today for the AmeriCorps Opening Day Swearing-In Celebration at Riverfront Park. Mayor Sarno and Attorney Gee both said…

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Springfield Police Department Urges Drivers to Slow Down

Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood and Mayor Domenic J. Sarno are urging drivers to slow down.  In the past four days, Springfield Police Officers have responded to four fatal motor vehicle crashes.

“These recent fatal crashes have all…

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Mayor Sarno Joined for Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Grand Opening of Springfield Wine Exchange

Mayor Domenic Sarno joined with owner Carlo Bonavita for the grand opening of the Springfield Wine Exchange today located in Tower Square. The Springfield Wine Exchange is located on the first floor of Tower Square at 1500 Main Street in downtown…

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City of Springfield Department of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management Invites Public to Attend ‘V for Victory’ Dedication Ceremony at Forest Park

The City of Springfield Department of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management (PBRM) would like to invite the public to join with Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Congressman Richard E. Neal, PBRM Executive Director Patrick Sullivan, Health and Human…

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Mayor Sarno Meets with EDC President Rick Sullivan and Springfield College President Dr. Mary-Beth Cooper

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, CAFO TJ Plante and Chief of Staff Tom Ashe met with Western Mass Economic Development Council (EDC) President and CEO Rick Sullivan and Springfield College President Dr. Mary-Beth Cooper today to continue discussions on…

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Springfield Water and Sewer Commission Customer Assistance Program

The Springfield Water and Sewer Commission Customer Assistance Program (CAP) is intended to support low-income, single-family homeowners with their water and/or sewer accounts with the Commission. Eligible and approved customers can receive a…

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Mayor Sarno Joined with Senators Gomez and Lesser for a Special Announcement from Leonard Underwood and Upscale Socks

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and State Senators Adam Gomez and Eric Lesser joined with Upscale Socks owner Leonard W. Underwood for a special announcement of a new sock design in honor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts at the William C. Sullivan…

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City of Springfield Raises Puerto Rican Flag in Celebration of Puerto Rican Heritage Month

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Hampden County Sheriff Nick Cocchi joined with State Senators Adam Gomez and Eric Lesser, State Representative Orlando Ramos, City Councilor Jesse Lederman and local officials and residents for the City’s 32nd Annual Puerto…

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Mayor Sarno and Representative Puppolo Joined with Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Boston for Springfield Taiwan Day and Flag Raising Ceremony

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and State Representative Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., joined with Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Boston (TECO-Boston) Director-General Jonathan C.Y. Sun for a special Springfield Taiwan Day and Flag raising ceremony at City…

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Mayor Sarno and City Officials Meet with Members of State Cannabis Control Commission

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris, City Solicitor Edward Pikula, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer Attorney Talia Gee and Chief of Staff Tom Ashe met with Commission members Nurys Camargo…

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Mayor Sarno and City Employees Hold Special Coffee Hour to Wish Carolyn Y. Jackson a Happy Retirement

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with the family, friends and co-workers of his longtime Administrative Assistant and friend, Carolyn Y. Jackson, to wish her good health, love and all the best as she gets ready to call it a career and retire after 41…

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Springfield DPW to Continue With Yard Waste Pickup on Saturday

Due to the high volume of seasonal yard waste, the city is behind in picking up yard waste for Friday, October 29, 2021. 

The Department of Public Works will be working on Saturday, October 30, 2021 to pick up any routes that were not finished…

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Mayor Sarno and City Employees Raise Nearly $10,000 in Support of Rays of Hope during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is happy to announce that the City of Springfield and School Department employees came together during the month of October – Breast Cancer Awareness Month – to collectively raise $9,800 in support of Rays of Hope as part of…

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Mayor Sarno Thrilled Springfield Ranked #1 in Nation for Tech Job Growth

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is pleased to learn that according to a recent article from the Business Journals the City of Springfield ranked #1 for the biggest growth in the nation for tech jobs. According to the article, Springfield, Massachusetts saw a…

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Fire Chiefs Association Approves Merit Bonus Pay for Members

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Human Resources and Labor Relations Director Attorney William Mahoney announced today that the Springfield Fire Chiefs Association have agreed to the merit bonus pay for their members.  The Fire Chiefs Association…

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