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.
Massachusetts Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito will be the keynote speaker at the Springfield Regional Chamber’s annual Outlook luncheon on March 6, 2020 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 pm. at the MassMutual Center, 1277 Main Street Springfield, hosted by House Ways and Means…Read More
When parents believe their child is headed down the wrong path, they often panic. That’s why it’s essential to have organizations like the CARE Coalition of West Springfield. As a nonprofit focused on the prevention of youth substance abuse, staff there can…Read More
Willie Ross School for the Deaf has announced the appointment of Joel Skelton to the newly-created position of Coordinator of Community Engagement at the school. A native of Dallas, Texas, Skelton is a graduate of the Rochester Institute of Technology, earning a…Read More