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
Nominations Open for the Springfield Regional Chamber’s Super 60 2023, Celebrating Diverse Businesses and Non-Profits
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., August 4, 2023 – Nominations are now open for the Springfield Regional Chamber’s highly anticipated Super 60 event. This year, Super 60 is reimagined and expanded with newly configured categories, providing an excellent opportunity to honor more well-deserving businesses and non-profit…Read More
Springfield—Behavioral Health Network, Inc. (BHN) has announced that the organization has been awarded the contract to serve as the Community Behavioral Health Center for the Springfield catchment area. This designation was awarded by the Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership (MBHP), the single statewide…Read More
Behavioral Health Network Selected to Benefit From Big Y Community Bag Program at St. James Avenue Location
Springfield—Behavioral Health Network, Inc. (BHN) has been selected by local Big Y store leadership as the benefiting nonprofit for Big Y’s Community Bag Program. For the month of August, BHN will receive a $1 donation for every $2.50 reusable Big Y Community…Read More
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Freedom Credit Union recently announced the promotion of Andrew Sullivan from commercial loan officer to assistant vice president, member business lending. A resident of Wilbraham, he has been with Freedom since 2019 and is based in the main office…Read More