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
For the month of July, Sheriff Nick Cocchi’s Youth Leadership Academy summer camp is being held at the Elias Brookings School in Springfield. Unify Against Bullying was invited to be a part of the inaugural event. Unify student ambassadors spoke to the…Read More
Tom Senecal, President and CEO of PeoplesBank, has announced the appointment of Amy M. Roberts to the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer. As Chief Human Resources Officer, Roberts oversees all human resources and employee engagement activities for…Read More