Summer Sunset at Gooseberry Farm in West Springfield, MA
Crab Apple blossoms in Springfield
Historic West Springfield home in summertime
Summer flowers

News & Announcements

The CPTC Fall Workshops are designed for citizen planners, zoning, building, and conservation officials; citizens interested in land-use and development issues in their communities; municipal staff members who serve boards an

25 Sep

September is National Preparedness Month and recent events – from major hurricanes in the Caribbean and American Southeast, to the observance of the sixteenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks – remind us that disaster readiness must remain a top priority.

13 Sep

This week on 22News InFocus our panel of guests will address the issues surrounding the preparation and relief efforts involved in large scale natural disaster planning.  They will discuss the strategies employed to provide situational updates and information on essential services to a large population. You’ll also learn about how the state and community combine resources to create a plan and find supportive funding.

12 Sep

To select the vendor, a request for proposals was developed by the Pioneer Valley Regional Bikeshare Committee, an organization convened by the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission that has representation for UMass and all five participating communities on it. 

12 Sep

Dillon Sussman, a senior planner with the Pioneer Valley Planning Committee, said that the PVPC partnered with the town to organize some of the day’s events.

11 Sep