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Mar 25
City of Holyoke Escalates Response in Preparation for Coronavirus Impacts

Mayor creates dedicated response teams to address the local economy, social services and shelter needs caused by Covid-19 The City of Holyoke today announced a new Incident Command Structure designed to rapidly...

Posted on March 25, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release
Mar 20
City of Holyoke Issues Order for Closure of Personal Service Establishments.

City of Holyoke Issues Order for Closure of Personal Service Establishments. The City of Holyoke is taking appropriate steps to protect the public health and well-being of the community and has taken...

Posted on March 20, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Mar 17
Notice of Closure of the Holyoke Mall and other Retail Establishments

The City of Holyoke has declared a state of emergency in order to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus in our community and is taking appropriate steps in order to protect...

Posted on March 17, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Mar 16
Information on the Outbreak of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

 The City of Holyoke will no longer update this page – We have reorganized and migrated this information to a new dedicated page. CLICK HERE FOR LATEST INFORMATION The City of Holyoke,...

Posted on March 16, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News, Special Announcements
Mar 15
Baker-Polito Administration Announces Emergency Actions to Address COVID-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 15, 2020 CONTACT Sarah Finlaw sarah.finlaw@state.ma.us Baker-Polito Administration Announces Emergency Actions to Address COVID-19 Governor announces emergency on three week school closures, prohibiting gatherings of 25 of more BOSTON –...

Posted on March 15, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Mar 12
City of Holyoke Encourages Residents to Sign up for its Emergency Notification System

Sign up for our Emergency Notification System! In a disaster, there are never too many ways to receive a possibly life-saving alert. That’s why the City Holyoke will use multiple ways to...

Posted on March 12, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Feb 19
Fair Housing Community Conversation & Dinner

The City of Holyoke is conducting an Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice (AI). The AI is a review of barriers that affect the rights of fair housing choice. Public and...

Posted on February 19, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News
Jan 08
United States 2020 Census: Now Hiring!

In advance of the 2020 Census, the U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting hundreds of thousands of people for temporary jobs across the United States    Are you looking for ways to help...

Posted on January 8, 2020 in Community News, Featured, News
Dec 17
Holyoke Coalition Initiates Clean Energy Transition Plan, aided by $400,000 in Grants

Holyoke Coalition Initiates Clean Energy Transition Plan, aided by $400,000 in Grants      Holyoke, MA — A coalition comprised of the City of Holyoke, Neighbor to Neighbor Massachusetts and the Conservation...

Posted on December 17, 2019 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Nov 15
The Office for Community Development wants to hear from you!

The City of Holyoke Office for Community needs your opinion! Please take the 2020-2024 Community Needs Survey to assist the City in developing its federal funding plan over the next five years!...

Posted on November 15, 2019 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Nov 12
HOLYOKE GAS & ELECTRIC RECOGNIZED AS A SMART ENERGY PROVIDER

HOLYOKE GAS & ELECTRIC RECOGNIZED AS A SMART ENERGY PROVIDER   Holyoke Gas & Electric (HG&E) has earned a Smart Energy Provider (SEP) designation from the American Public Power Association for demonstrating...

Posted on November 12, 2019 in Community News, News
Oct 31
City of Holyoke Seeking Christmas Tree Donor

City of Holyoke Seeking Christmas Tree Donor   Mayor Alex B. Morse invites anyone in Holyoke who wishes to donate a tree for possible selection as this year’s City Christmas tree. The...

Posted on October 31, 2019 in Community News, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Oct 18
State Affirms $1 Million Commitment from Holyoke Public Schools for Middle School Buildings Project

State Affirms $1 Million Commitment from Holyoke Public Schools for Middle School Buildings Project Holyoke Public Schools and the City of Holyoke have received written affirmation from Massachusetts Department of Elementary and...

Posted on October 18, 2019 in Community News, Featured, Homepage Slideshow, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Sep 18
Holyoke Releases Updated Financial Projections for Middle Schools Project

Holyoke Releases Updated Financial Projections for Middle Schools Project    The City of Holyoke, in partnership with Hilltop Securities, the City’s financial advisor, is pleased to release the following updated financial projections...

Posted on September 18, 2019 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Sep 16
Holyoke Receives Boost in Long-Term Credit Rating

    S&P Ratings has improved the long-term credit rating for the City of Holyoke from AA- to AA.   An S&P Global Ratings issuer credit rating is a forward-looking opinion about...

Posted on September 16, 2019 in Community News, Featured, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Mar 21
Mini Golf in the Library! ¡Minigolf en la Biblioteca! April 6 and 7

  We are pleased to announce plans for the Third Annual “Mini Golf in the Library! ¡Minigolf en la Biblioteca!”on April 6-7, 2018 – a series of FUN events in the Holyoke...

Posted on March 21, 2018 in Community News, Events, News
Sep 05
State Primary Election Tuesday Sept. 9th

The State Primary election is coming up on Tuesday Sept. 9th. Follow this link for information about who will be on the ballot and to find sample ballots. Polls will be open...

Posted on September 5, 2014 in Community News, Homepage Slideshow, News, Special Announcements
Sep 03
Gun Violence Listening Tour stops in Holyoke

State Representative Harold P. Naughton Jr., D-Clinton, is coming to Holyoke for a stop for a statewide Gun Violence Listening Tour. The House chairman of the Joint Committee on Public Safety and...

Posted on September 3, 2013 in Community News, News
Aug 09
11th Annual Founder’s Day Car Show

The City of Holyoke will be holding its 11th Annual Founder’s Day Car Show on Sunday, September 8th, 2013.  The streets of downtown Holyoke will be filled with antiques, street rods, classics,...

Posted on August 9, 2013 in Community News, Events
Aug 08
Special Election set for State Senator representing the 2nd Hampden & Hampshire District

On Monday, August 5th State Senator Michael Knapik announced his resignation from the Massachusetts State Senate for a new position as Westfield State University’s Executive Director of University Advancement. Secretary of the...

Posted on August 8, 2013 in Community News, Events, News, Press Release, Special Announcements
Aug 05
Seeking Nominations for Civic Pride Award

Mayor Alex B. Morse is excited to announce that this August will mark the return of the monthly Civic Pride Award. The Civic Pride Award, which originally began under the administration of...

Posted on August 5, 2013 in Community News, Events, Press Release
Feb 14
Mentoring helps youth on path to greatness

During the month of January, communities across the country celebrated National Mentor Month. Established in 2002 by the Harvard School of Public Health and MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership, National Mentoring Month...

Posted on February 14, 2013 in Community News, News