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Mayor Sarno Thanks MGM Springfield for Providing Cots and Heaters in Support of the City’s COVID-19 Response

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno thanks MGM Springfield for providing the City of Springfield with cots and heaters to help support the city’s continuing efforts in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation.  

MGM Springfield will be donating 60 cots…

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Mayor Sarno Opened his Daily Morning Cabinet Heads Meeting by Thanking Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood for 41 Years of Brave and Dedicated Service

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno today congratulated and thanked our Springfield Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood on her 41st Anniversary with our Springfield Police Department.  

Mayor Sarno stated, “She must have started when she was 12 years old.  You…

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Mayor Sarno Offers Thanks for the Outpouring of Support in Response to his Call for Help with N95/KN95 Masks

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno applauds and is deeply thankful for all of the outpouring of support in response to his call for help in securing N95 and KN95 masks for our city’s dedicated police, fire, and frontline personnel.  

Yesterday, Mayor Sarno held…

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Mayor Sarno Applauds Holyoke Medical Center for Stepping Up and Donating Additional KN95 Masks and Face Shields

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno applauds and deeply thanks Holyoke Medical Center for stepping up and donating 400 KN95 masks, 540 face shields and surgical masks to the city.  These much needed and vital PPE’s will be put into immediate use by our…

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Mayor Sarno Applauds MassMutual for Stepping Up and Donating Additional N95 Masks

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno applauds and deeply thanks MassMutual for stepping up and donating additional N95 masks to the city.  These much needed and vital PPE’s will be put into immediate use by our first responders and frontline personnel.

Mayor…

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Mayor Sarno Joined Commissioner Clapprood for Meeting with National Guard

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood met with members of the National Guard yesterday at Pearl Street. The meet and greet served as an opportunity to go over some initial logistics on how Commissioner Clapprood will utilize…

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Mayor Sarno Offers Passover, Easter and Ramadan Holiday Greetings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno offers Passover, Easter and Ramadan holiday greetings to residents.

“As we move into Holy week I wish you and your families Happy Passover, Easter and an upcoming Ramadan too.  Through these challenging times we face, even…

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Mayor Sarno and Family Join with Springfield Community in Offering Signs of Hope and Solidarity with those Working on the Frontlines

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and family, wife Carla and daughters Cassandra and Chiara, show their support for our healthcare professionals and all frontline personnel during the fight against COVID-19 (Coronavirus) by decorating their front door with…

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Mayor Sarno and City Officials Tour the City’s Homeless Tent Triage Facility

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris, Executive Director of PBRM Patrick Sullivan, Building Commissioner Steve Desilets, and Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan for a tour of the city’s…

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Mayor Sarno Continues His Daily Morning Cabinet Briefings via Zoom

Mayor Sarno continues holding his daily morning meetings with cabinet heads. The team is utilizing video conference platforms in order to maintain and adhere to social distancing guidelines.  

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City of Springfield to Adjust Collection Date for 4th Quarter Real Estate Property Taxes

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno has announced that following Governor Baker signing a Municipal Relief legislation (H4598: An Act to Address Challenges Faced by Municipalities and State Authorities Resulting from COVID-19), the City of Springfield will adjust…

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Springfield Awards 30 Grants to City Restaurants as Part of the “Prime the Pump” Grant Program

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan announced today that 30 grants totaling over $225,000 for restaurants have been awarded as part of the city’s ‘Prime the Pump’ Grant Program in response to the economic crisis resulting…

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Mayor Sarno and Health Commissioner Caulton-Harris Issue New Public Health Advisory and Recommendation

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris today issued a new Public Health Advisory and Recommendation to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and to continue to stress the importance of…

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City of Springfield has Adjusted the Due Dates for the Collection of Certain Fees and Taxes

Due to the state of emergency that has been declared by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the City of Springfield, Mayor Domenic J. Sarno has announced that the City of Springfield will delay the due dates for the collection of certain fees and…

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City of Springfield Releases Draft Substantial Amendment to the City's CDBG 2019-2020 Action Plan

The City of Springfield is releasing the attached DRAFT substantial amendment to the City of Springfield’s CDBG 2019-2020 Action Plan. The substantial amendment will increase funding for the Business Support Program utilizing $500,000 of carryover…

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Mayor Sarno and HHS Commissioner Caulton-Harris Announce Major Jump in Springfield Residents Testing Positive for COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – Nearly Doubles in One Day!

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Health and Human Services Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris announce early this evening that there has been a major jump in the number of Springfield residents testing positive for COVID-19 (Coronavirus). The number of…

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The City of Springfield's Health and Human Services Department COVID-19 Health Advisories and Recommendations

The City of Springfield's Health and Human Services Department offers the following as recommendations and precautionary measures to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

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