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, Mass – The Springfield Regional Chamber (SRC) is seeking nominations for its annual Super 60 awards program. Marking its 31st year, Super 60 recognizes the success of the fastest-growing and privately-owned businesses in the region. The last awards ceremony took place…Read More
SPRINGFIELD, MA—The Springﬁeld Museums is proud to partner with Springﬁeld Jazz & Roots Festival, presented by Blues to Green, to curate exciting pre-event activities featuring free admission to the Wood Museum of Springﬁeld History, engaging workshops, and a high-energyparade led by the…Read More
LONGMEADOW—Willie Ross School for the Deaf recently honored longtime board member Susan Conlon Phillips, who passed away in 2020, with a garden dedication in her memory. The garden is planted in the front of the school at 32 Norway Street, Longmeadow. Phillips…Read More