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36th Annual National Night Out Against Crime and Violence

On Tuesday, August 6, 2019 throughout the City of Springfield, citizens, community groups, law enforcement agencies, business, state and local officials will join over 38 million people in over 16 thousand communities nationwide to celebrate the 36th

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Springfield Native Isan Diaz Called Up to Miami Marlins

“Congrats to Springfield and Central High School’s own Isan Diaz in being called up to the Miami Marlins. We’re so proud of you and wish you continued success on and off the field. You’ve always been not only a great ball player, but just as…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Acting Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood Mourn the Death of Officer Aaron McNab

It is with deep sorrow for Acting Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood to inform you of the tragic death of Springfield Police Officer Aaron McNab Friday night.

Officer McNab was away with friends and family at Lake Morey in Vermont when he died in a…

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City Announces Workforce Training Course for New Healthy Homes Program

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, the City of Springfield Office of Housing and the MassHire Hampden County Workforce Board (MHHCWB) are co-sponsoring a construction training course for unemployed individuals as part of the City’s new Healthy Homes Program.…

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Springfield Neighborhood C3 Public Safety Groups Collaborate on Springfield Citywide C3 Safety Fest

The City of Springfield C3 Neighborhood organizations will be joining forces to present the Springfield Citywide C3 Safety Fest on Saturday, August 3rd at Riverfront Park.

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Mayor Sarno Issues Statement on Springfield Native and NFL Hall of Famer Nick Buoniconti’s Passing

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “First of all, my thoughts, sympathy, prayers and encouragement to Nick’s family and friends, especially his wife Lynn, children and brother Peter. From the streets of the South End to the fields of Emerson Wight Park…

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Cooling Centers Opening in the City of Springfield

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers in the City on Monday and Tuesday.  

Mayor Sarno stated, “It is very important in…

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Mayor Sarno Announces Medium Duty Cutaway Bus to be Purchased for Our Senior Citizens

After prior meetings with our seniors and working with Commissioner of Health & Human Services Helen Caulton-Harris, Elder Affairs Director Sandy Federico, Chief Administrative & Financial Officer TJ Plante and retired City Councilor Clodo…

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Mayor Sarno Proud of His Nomination of First African-American Female City Clerk Confirmed by City Council

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “Congratulations to Associate City Solicitor and current Attorney to the City Council Tasheena Davis on becoming the City’s first African-American female City Clerk. Thank you to the City Council for voting to confirm…

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Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Acting Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood swore in the newest class of Springfield Police Officers

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Acting Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood swore in the newest class of Springfield Police Officers last week at Springfield College.Mayor Sarno stated, “I’m proud and thankful that these young men and young ladies and…

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Mayor Spends Time at KIDS DAY 2019

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno spent time at the Kids Day 2019 event presented by the Springfield Police Department and Sector A Beat Management Team. Police, fire, Sheriff’s Department, and medical response teams brought out the truck, cruises, ambulances…

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The Springfield Police Department continues to increase enforcement in the High/Temple/School Street area, but repeat offenders continue to cause problems.

The Springfield Police Department continues to increase enforcement in the High/Temple/School Street area, but repeat offenders continue to cause problems. 

At approximately 7:20pm on Wednesday, Springfield Police Department Narcotics Detectives…

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Mayor Sarno to Attend Kids Day at kenefick Park

Springfield, MA – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno looks forward to stopping by Kids Day 2019, at 11:00 a.m. presented by the Springfield Police Department and Sector A Beat Management Team. Police, fire, Sheriff’s Department, and medical response teams will…

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COOLING CENTERS OPENING IN THE CITY OF SPRINGFIELD

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers in the City on Friday, July 19, 2019 to Sunday, July 21, 2019.  The sites are:

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Tonight’s Movie in the Park Cancelled

Springfield, MA – This evening’s Movies in the Park showing will be cancelled due to the impending thunderstorms.  Scheduled for tonight was “The Incredibles 2” in Marshall Roy Park at 8:15 p.m. 

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Mayor Sarno to Attend Springfield Police Academy Graduation

Springfield, MA – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Acting Police Commissioner Cheryl Clapprood will swear in the newest class of Springfield Police Officers tomorrow, 11:00 A.M. at Springfield College.

Mayor Sarno stated, “I’m proud and thankful that…

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Mayor Sarno Thanks and Expands Homebuyer Down Payment Assistance Program Through Support of the Community Preservation Committee

Springfield, MA – Mayor Sarno announced today the City of Springfield is expanding the range of new home buyers who can access the City’s down payment assistance program, which provides $2500 toward down payment and closing costs as a 0% forgivable…

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Mayor Sarno Authorizes Marijuana Host Community Agreement Negotiations to Commence

Springfield, MA – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno today authorized Marijuana Host Community Agreement negotiations to commence and release our city’s review committee, which included independent expert consultant Attorney Julie Steiner and City Council Tracye…

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Cooling Centers Opening in the City of Springfield

Mayor Sarno, along with the Commissioner of Health and Human Services, Helen R. Caulton-Harris, announced today that the City of Springfield will open Cooling Centers in the City on Saturday, July 13, 2019.  The sites are:

 

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Mayor Sarno and United Way Kick Off Stuff the Bus Campaign

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined United Way of Pioneer Valley President & CEO Paul Mina and Peter Pans Bus Lines to kick off the annual Stuff the Bus campaign, with the end goal to fill 2,200 backpacks with school supplies to help students who are…

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