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
Wayne Webster, Chair of the Board of Trustees, announced that this year The Horace Smith Fund will award 20 Walter S. Barr Scholarships, with 16 going to graduating high school seniors and four to students currently attending college. The William R. Rooney…Read More
Springfield, MA – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is pleased to announce that the Springfield Library Foundation will present the City of Springfield with $150,000 in proceeds from the Foundation’s Promise Realized Capital Campaign for the new East Forest Park Branch Library. The…Read More