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Happy Thanksgiving from Mayor Sarno


It is hard to believe that the holiday season is already upon us. On Thursday, November 28th, families and friends will gather to give thanks for the blessings they have in their lives. As...

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Solid Waste Collection Schedule for Thanksgiving Day

The Springfield Department of Public Works reminds residents that there will be no collection of trash, yard waste, recycling or bulk item materials on Thursday, November 28th due to the Thanksgiving...

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JFK Remembrance Committee hosted the 56th Annual Remembrance Service

Mayor Sarno, the Springfield Board of Park Commissioners and the JFK Remembrance Committee hosted the 56th Annual Remembrance Service at the Eternal Flame in Forest Park to honor the memory of...

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Citing a Drain to our Taxpayers – Mayor Sarno Vetoes City Council Sanctuary City Ordinance


Mayor Domenic J. Sarno states, “In discussions with my cabinet heads if the City Council passes its sanctuary city ordinance, it will create unanticipated and unbudgeted...

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Renovations to Forest Park, Barrows Park and Adams Park Splash Pads Unveiled

$340,400 in Community Development Block Grant funding allowed the City of Springfield to completely renovate the three splash pad locations.

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Springfield City Library Services Offered While Closed to the Public

The Springfield City Library has prepared a list of services they are offering to patrons while library buildings are closed to the public. Visit the Springfield City Library website for more...

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Mayor Sarno to Continue to Hold Series of COVID-19 Situational Update Meetings

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno will continue to hold his COVID-19 Situational Update meetings every Monday morning until further notice.

Mayor Sarno stated, “Out of an abundance of caution due to the current...

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City of Springfield DPW Cancels April 4th Hazardous Waste Collection

The City of Springfield’s Department of Public Works has announced that the Household Hazardous Waste Collection, which was schedule for Saturday, April 4, 2020, has been canceled due to the ongoing...

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Springfield City Hall and All Municipal Buildings to Remain Closed to the Public until May 4, 2020

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno has announced that out of an abundance of caution due to the current public health emergency and the evolving concerns related to the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the City...

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Mayor Sarno Holds Daily Cabinet Meetings to Provide COVID-19 Situational Updates

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno's meets every morning with his Cabinet Heads to provide daily updates on the COVID-19 situation.

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City of Springfield DPW to Begin Yard Waste Collection April 7th

The City of Springfield’s Department of Public Works will begin the collection of yard waste starting Tuesday, April 7, 2020.  Yard waste will be collected on the same day as your recycling is...

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Mayor Sarno Announced the Release of the ‘Prime the Pump’ Grant to Assist Our Restaurants

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan today announced the release of the “Prime the Pump” grant application, aimed at providing immediate financial relief for restaurants in...

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Governor Baker Issues New Order on COVID-19 Essential Services

Governor Charlie Baker issued an emergency order requiring all businesses and organizations that do not provide “COVID-19 Essential Services” to close their physical workplaces and facilities to...

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Mayor Sarno Letter to the Editor

Dear Letter to the Editor:

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City of Springfield Issues New Public Health Emergency Recommendations

Following up on Governor Baker’s order to close all daycares and childcare centers across the Commonwealth, Mayor Domenic J. Sarno, upon the recommendation of Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris,...

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Mayor Sarno Holds Cabinet Level Meetings for Situational Updates on COVID-19

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno continues his early morning meetings with his cabinet heads during the COVID-19 – Coronavirus Public Health Emergency.  Those in attendance include: Health Commissioner Helen...

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Mayor Sarno Receives Sanitation Demonstration

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno joined with Health Commissioner Helen Caulton-Harris, Executive Director of PBRM Patrick Sullivan, and members of the Facilities Division Al Rodriguez and Joe Doherty today for...

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Mayor Sarno Announces Grant Program to Assist Local Restaurants

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno announced today that he has directed Chief Development Officer Tim Sheehan to launch an initial ‘Prime the Pump’ grant program to help our local restaurants that are struggling...

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City of Springfield to Adjust Collection Dates for Certain Fees

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...

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