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Friday, June 15, 2018
PRESS RELEASECITY COUNCIL TO VOTE ON THE PURCHASE OF NEW VOTING MACHINESFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECHICOPEE – Mayor Richard J. Kos has filed an order with the City Council at the request of City Clerk Keith Rattell for the allocation of $139,000.00 dollars from available funds in the “Free Cash” account to purchase new voting machines for the City. These new machines will replace the ones currently ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Political, Press Release
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
MEDIA ADVISORY  Mayor Richard Kos and the City of Chicopee invite you to:  An Open House of a newly constructed duplex funded by the City’s HOME Investment Partnership funds.  Wednesday, June 13, 2018  12:00 PM to 3:00 PM  Newly Constructed Duplex  Undertaken by the Valley Opportunity Council58-60 Maple StreetCHICOPEE, MA 01020    Mayor Kos will attend an Open House of a newly constructed ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Media Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, June 08, 2018
REVISED PRESS RELEASE​Mayor Kos announces proposed FY 2019 budgetFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECHICOPEE – Mayor Richard J. Kos today announced the proposed budget for the City of Chicopee, requesting $195,833,669.33 to finance both City and School operations. The total budget reflects a 3.6% increase [3.587%]. The total budget consists of the school budget, water department, sewer department and general ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Political, Press Release
Wednesday, June 06, 2018
PRESS RELEASE  CITY COUNCIL APPROVES FUNDING FOR NEW CONTRACTS FOR THREE CITY UNIONSFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECHICOPEE – On Tuesday June 5, 2018 the Chicopee City Council approve nine (9) Mayors Orders all relating to the three (3) new contracts for laborers, administrators, and department heads. The new contracts were previously ratified and these Mayors Orders fund them through the rest of the ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
Tuesday, June 05, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER OFFERS FREE LECTURE ON OPIOID DEPENDENCE   HOLYOKE, MA – June 5, 2018 – Holyoke Medical Center will be hosting a free discussion, Addressing Opioid Dependence, on Wednesday June 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the HMC Auxiliary Conference Center.  The “Opioid Epidemic” has been in the global spotlight in the last few years, but what is it, and what can be ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, June 04, 2018
PRESS RELEASE  MAYOR RICHARD KOS PROPOSES CREATION OF NEW RECYCLING CENTERFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECHICOPEE - Mayor Richard J. Kos along with officials from Chicopee DPW are proposing the allocation of $128,000 dollars from available funds in the “Free Cash” account to establish a recycling center at the Baskin Drive DPW Headquarters. The Financial Order is on the agenda for the June 5, 2018 City ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, June 01, 2018
PRESS RELEASE  CHICOPEE TO DISCUSS ADULT-USE MARIJUANA ORDINANCEFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CHICOPEE - Mayor Richard J. Kos has filed a proposed Adult-Use Marijuana Ordinance for consideration at the June 5, 2018 City Council Meeting. This is the first step in the City creating regulations for adult use marijuana. Three (3) public hearings will be held with the Planning Board, Zoning and Ordinance ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, May 31, 2018
MEDIA ADVISORY: Westover airshow -- less than two months awayLadies and Gentlemen, Our Great New England Air and Space Show is less than two months away: July 14-15! Our scheduled headliners include the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds aerial demonstration team and the U.S. Army Golden Knights parachute team. Our theme "Wings of Heritage, Shaping the Future," marks the Air Force Reserve's 70th ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Media Release
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
PRESS RELEASECHICOPEE TO HOLD ANNUAL ARBOR DAY CELEBRATIONFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECHICOPEE - Mayor Richard Kos is pleased to announce that the City of Chicopee will hold its annual Arbor Day celebration on Friday, June 1, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Garrity Grove Park behind Anna E. Barry Elementary School. The celebration will include the planting of two Red Maple and two Hybrid American Elm trees. The ...read more
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Tuesday, May 29, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    HOLYOKE MEDICAL CENTER OFFERS FREE LECTURE ON VEINS   HOLYOKE, MA – May 29, 2018 – Holyoke Medical Center will be hosting a free discussion, Venous Disease & You, on Thursday, June 7 at 5:30 p.m. in the HMC Auxiliary Conference Center.    While often considered a cosmetic issue, have you ever wondered if spider veins could be cause for more concern? Join Dr. Sandip ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Media Release, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   RIVER VALLEY COUNSELING CENTER EASTHAMPTON OFFICE RIBBON CUTTING  EASTHAMPTON, MA (May 23, 2018)- River Valley Counseling Center will celebrate the opening of their newest office location in Easthampton with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 1 p.m. at Liberty Commons, 2 Mechanic Street, Suite 1-6. Services available at the Easthampton location include ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Media Release
Friday, May 18, 2018
PRESS RELEASECITY OF CHICOPEE AWARDS HARMONY HOUSE COMMUNITY BLOCK GRANT MONEYFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Harmony House is a non profit 24/7 caring center for adults who are homeless, elders, veterans, and low/no income who are terminally ill with a life expectancy of 3 months or less. Made up of all volunteers the goal of Harmony House is to provide compassionate end of life care so no one dies ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest