why choose springfield
Live & Work in Western Mass
The Greater Springfield region combines the best of a vibrant city on the move with the best of charming New England towns that have a more rural feel. We think that makes living and working here a smart decision.
The Knowledge Corridor, in the region of Springfield and Hartford, CT, is named for the area’s second-largest concentration of colleges and universities in the country. These institutions attract and educate a talented and diverse workforce.
One of our key initiatives is to champion business growth. As drivers of the region’s economic vitality, our mission is to help small businesses start, grow and expand.
Travel, Tourism & Entertainment
From the new MGM Resort and Casino, the Dr. Seuss Museum, Bright Nights and the Springfield Symphony Orchestra in Springfield—to outdoor adventure, arts and culture, shopping, and restaurants throughout the area, you’ll want to stay and play awhile.
News & Events
SPRINGFIELD – The Springfield Regional Chamber will present its Mayor’s Forum virtually on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Dave Madsen of Western Mass News will moderate the discussion with Mayor Domenic Sarno of Springfield; Mayor Will Reichelt of…Read More
Windsor Locks, CT – June 11, 2021 – Today, the Connecticut Airport Authority launched the inaugural Frontier Airlines flight from Bradley International Airport (BDL) to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL). “We are thrilled to offer our passengers more travel options to Atlanta…Read More
Springfield—The Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts (CFWM) has announced a grant of $150,000, spread over the next three years, to the Healing Racism Institute of Pioneer Valley (HRIPV). The grant represents a significant contribution to the initiative’s capital drive to raise $1…Read More