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City of Springfield COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Situational Timeline

The City of Springfield's Health and Human Services Department is currently monitoring the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation and will provide further updates as new developments and relevant information becomes available.

UPDATE - March 26,…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno Spoke with the Leadership Team of Eversource Energy About their Plans to Acquire Columbia Gas of Massachusetts

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno has recently talked with the leadership team of Eversource Energy about their plans to acquire Columbia Gas of Massachusetts.  

Mayor Sarno stated, “The leadership team of Eversource has reached out to me and provided me with…

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Mayor Sarno Seeks Clarification from Columbia Gas of Massachusetts After Settlement with the United States Attorney's Office

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno sent a letter to Mark Kempic, President and COO of Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, seeking clarification on the impact upon the City of Springfield as a result of the recent settlement agreement between NiSource/Columbia Gas of…

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Mayor Sarno Joined with City and Other Officials for an Announcement and Tour of the Watershop Dam

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Executive Director of PBRM Patrick Sullivan, Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan, Director of Community Development Administration and Finance Cathy Buono, Director of Disaster Recovery and Compliance Tina…

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Mayor Sarno, Commissioner Clapprood, and City Council Reach Cooperative Agreement on the Future use of Facial Recognition Technology

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno working with Chief of Staff Tom Ashe, Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood, and our City Council – especially Councilors Orlando Ramos, Malo Brown and Victor Davila – have reached a plausible and cooperative agreement, with no…

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Mayor Sarno Attended Ceremonial Bell Tolling and Wreath Placing Ceremony for Springfield’s First African-American Firefighter

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, Fire Commissioner BJ Calvi, and members of the Corbin family attended a ceremonial bell tolling and wreath-placing ceremony today at the Leonard A. Corbin Memorial dedicated to Springfield’s first African-American Firefighter.…

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Mayor Sarno joined with Superintendent of Schools Daniel Warwick in announcing that the Springfield Schools 2019 Drop-Out Rate hits all-time low

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Superintendent of Schools Daniel Warwick, School Committee Vice-Chair Chris Collins, School Committee member Denise Hurst, and principals and staff from our schools in announcing that the 2019 drop-out rate is at an…

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Sam Kennedy, President and CEO of the Boston Red Sox, thanks Mayor Sarno and the City of Springfield for hosting a successful Winter Weekend

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno received a letter from Sam Kennedy, President and CEO of the Boston Red Sox, thanking the Mayor and the City of Springfield for hosting a successful Winter Weekend.  Mayor Sarno states, “Always great working with our Boston Red…

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Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy Now Accepting Prom-wear Donations

With prom season appraoching, Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy will be accepting prom-wear donations for Springfield students. 

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Mayor Sarno Attended Swearing in Ceremony for Fire Department

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Fire Commissioner BJ Calvi held a swearing in ceremony for the Springfield Fire Department today at the Raymond M. Sullivan Public Safety Complex, 1212 Carew Street, Springfield.  

Mayor Sarno congratulated Springfield’s…

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Mayor Sarno Meets with new MGM Springfield President and COO Chris Kelley and other MGM Executives

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and members of his administration today met with new MGM Springfield President and COO Chris Kelley, Regional Portfolio President of MGM Resorts International Jorge Perez, Vice President & General Counsel Seth Stratton, and…

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Mayor Sarno Prepares to Finalize Terms for Agreement for the 31 Elm Street Project

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced today that terms for an agreement providing financial resources and expertise to facilitate the redevelopment of the property located at 3-7 Elm Street and 13-31 Elm Street (collectively, the “Elm Street Project”) by…

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Mayor Sarno Applauds Pre-Apprenticeship and Vocational School Program at Putnam Vocational Technical Academy

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is happy to share some good news from our Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy and the Massachusetts Association of Vocational Administrators (MAVA).

Fidel Juarez, a senior at our Putnam Vocational Technical Academy…

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3rd Annual “Out to Lunch Concert Series” – Lunch, Served with a Side of Live Music!

The Springfield Business Improvement District (SBID) is once again giving the downtown community another reason to head out to lunch on Wednesday afternoons through the spring. Beginning tomorrow, February 5th, the SBID is kicking-off their 3rd…

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Springfield Department of Health & Human Services FREE Seasonal Flu Clinic

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Springfield Department of Health & Human Services  

FREE Seasonal Flu Clinic 

 

The Springfield Department of Health and Human Services is holding FREE SEASONAL FLU CLINICS.  FLU SEASON is on going. We would like to get ahead of what is…

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In the Name of Public Safety, Mayor Sarno Opposes Moratorium on Facial Recognition Technology

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “With the advent of our Springfield Police Department utilizing body worn cameras and our newly created and thriving Real Time Crime Analysis Division, why would the City Council consider taking away such a valuable…

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34th Annual Black American Heritage Ceremony

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with State Representative Bud L. Williams to celebrate the 34th Annual Black American Heritage Ceremony at City Hall today.

The program included speakers, music, a flag raising, and special award presentations, with the…

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Deadline for Fiscal Year 2020 Overvalue Applications for Abatements on Real and Personal Property Valuations

The City of Springfield is reminding residents that the deadline for FY 2020 Overvalue Applications for Abatements on Real and Personal Property valuations is soon approaching. 

The last day to file Fiscal Year 2020 Overvalue Applications for…

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