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
SPRINGFIELD, MA—The Springfield Museums present Sensory Friendly Saturdays, the second Saturday of each month, 9 am to 11 am, starting May 8. Sensory Friendly Saturdays provide less noise, less bright light, and cool-down spaces for those who have sensory sensitivity. The Amazing…Read More
Springfield, MA – Mayor Domenic J. Sarno is proud to report that the City of Springfield’s Finance Department, led by Chief Administrative and Financial Officer (CAFO) TJ Plante, has been recognized by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and…Read More