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.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., December 29, 2020 — The Springfield Regional Chamber will host three virtual events on Wednesdays this January, each dedicated to helping business leaders across Western Massachusetts navigate the challenges, complexities and great hope that the COVID-19 vaccine now offers. What…Read More
Holyoke and Springfield – Behavioral Health Network, Inc. (BHN) has cancelled its vaccine clinic that was scheduled to be held today, Tuesday, April 13 at 43 Canal Street. The decision was made out of an abundance of caution and was based on…Read More
SPRINGFIELD, MA (April 12, 2021) New England Public Media announces the premiere of its new local audio experience that will look at the important issues of the day from a local perspective. It will be broadcast on NEPM 88.5 weeknights 6 p.m.,…Read More