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2012-2020 Drop-Out Rate Decrease Best in the State

The District’s 2020 drop-out rate is three percent, representing a 70 percent decline since 2012, which is the highest drop- out rate decrease in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts during that time period.

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Mayor Sarno Continues with FY22 Budget Hearings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante continued with the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) budget hearings today. Throughout this week, city Department Heads will be presenting their FY22 budget requests…

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Mayor Sarno and Congressman Neal Hold Press Conference on American Rescue Plan

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante, and City cabinet heads joined with Congressman Richard E. Neal for a press conference on the American Rescue Plan.

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Two Firearms Seized from Individual on a GPS Ankle Bracelet Already Facing 17 Open Firearms Charges

On Tuesday afternoon members of District Attorney Gulluni’s Violent Offender Task Force and Springfield Police Officers arrested 22 year old Nathan Mercado. Officers and Task Force members from the Massachusetts State Police & West Springfield…

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Mayor Sarno Continues FY22 Budget Hearings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante continued with the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) budget hearings today. Throughout this week, city Department Heads will be presenting their FY22 budget requests…

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Mayor Sarno Meets with Families Against Violence to Continue Discussions on Proactive Measures Against Violence in our Community

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Mayoral Aide Lavar Click met with Francena Brown, Karen Griffin-Eberhart, Jeanne Levy, and Suneve Thomas of Families Against Violence to continue the administration's ongoing discussions with our community partners and…

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Mayor Sarno Kicks Off FY22 Budget Hearings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante kicked off the Mayor’s Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) budget hearings today. This week, city Department Heads will be presenting their FY22 budget requests and will…

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City of Springfield DRAFT Annual Action Plan 7/1/2021-6/30/2022

The DRAFT Action Plan will be available for a 30-day public review and comment period starting on April 13, 2021 through May 12, 2021.

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Mayor Sarno Joined with New England Donor Services for Flag Raising Ceremony for Organ Donation Month

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Representatives from New England Donor Services, local individuals touched by organ donation, State Representative Carlos Gonzalez, and Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Acting Registrar Colleen Ogilvie…

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SPD Forest Park C3 Unit, Springfield Together, Inc., and Springfield Lodge of Elks #61 Hold Bunny Hop Drive-Thru Event

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with the Springfield Police Department (SPD) Forest Park C3 Unit, Springfield Together, Inc. and members of the Springfield Lodge of Elks for a Bunny Hop Drive-Thru event at the Springfield Lodge of Elks #61 on Tiffany…

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Springfield Police Department C3 Mason Square Unit Hold Easter Bag Drive-Thru Event

The Springfield Police Department C3 Mason Square Unit and Mayoral Aide Lavar Click joined with members of the community to hold a Free Easter Bag Drive-Thru event this past weekend for children.

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MassHire Webinar: Google Sheets - Budgeting

Create a plan to better manage your money. This webinar will demonstrate the construction of a home budget using Google Sheets. We will build a yearly budget step by step using formulas, functions, formatting, and multiple sheet editing.

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Springfield Police Department Academy Graduation and Promotional Pinning Ceremony

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood and her SPD leadership team as the Springfield Police Department (SPD) held a graduation ceremony and a promotional pinning ceremony for their newest eleven supervisors at…

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City of Springfield Recognizes Autism Awareness Month

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Lisa Poutre and the Sunshine Village to acknowledge Autism Awareness Month in the city of Springfield. Mayor Sarno presented a proclamation declaring April 2, 2021, as Autism Awareness Day in the City of…

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City of Springfield to Open Golf Courses

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Executive Director of Parks, Buildings, and Recreational Management (PBRM) Patrick Sullivan have announced that the City of Springfield will be opening Franconia and Veterans Municipal Golf Courses this Friday, April 2,…

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Mayor Sarno and HHS Commissioner Caulton-Harris Implore Residents and Businesses to Stay Vigilant as COVID-19 Cases Rise in Springfield and Across the Commonwealth

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services (HHS) Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris have been notified by the state Department of Public Health (DPH) that the City of Springfield will be moving back into the “Red”.

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Mayor Sarno Joined with UniCare for Grant Announcement to the Springfield Boys and Girls Club

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with UniCare General Manager David Morales and Springfield Boys and Girls Club Executive Director Vincent Borello for a grant announcement at the Springfield Boys and Girls Club on Carew Street.  The UniCare Foundation…

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Mayor Sarno and City Council President Williams Continue Ongoing Meetings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Chief of Staff Tom Ashe, and Mayoral Aide Lavar Click met with City Council President Marcus Williams and Ward 4 City Councilor Malo Brown today to continue dialogue on public safety initiatives, specifically to quell the gun…

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Black-Owned Business/Non-profit Grants For COVID Impacts

The Association of Black Business and Professionals has received a $100,000 grant from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Urban Agenda grant as part of an initiative to address disparities in pandemic recovery assistance in the communities which have…

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Mayor Sarno Joins for South End Economic Development Update Meeting

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief of Staff Tom Ashe joined today for a meeting with South End Citizens Council President Leo Florian and Balise Motor Sales CEO Jeb Balise for updates on economic development and revitalization efforts in the South End…

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