Posted on: June 19, 2017

Mayor Kos recommends new Veterans' Services Director to City Council

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Mayor Richard Kos has recommended Stephanie Shaw as the new Veterans’ Services Director for City Council approval.

“I would like to thank veterans Louis Brault and Bob Lukasik for their help and input during the selection process,&r...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

Mayor Kos announces proposed FY 2018 budget

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Mayor Richard J. Kos today announced the proposed budget for the City of Chicopee, requesting $189,112,337.09 to finance both City and School operations.

The budget calls for a 3.1% increase in spending, or an additional $5,687,141.27 in compariso...

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

North Willimansett Final Paving Update

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Here is the schedule for next week’s final paving of North Willimansett:

Chicopee, Grattan, Mt. Carmel, Saint Louis, Whitman, Hope, Nassau, Alden, Philathea, Yvonne, Olivine, Perrault, and Margaret Streets will be paved next week starting on Mond...

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

City Council approves Revolving Funds

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The City Council Tuesday approved orders to accept several City revolving funds for Fiscal Year 2018. Eleven separate revolving funds were approved for seven City departments.

A revolving fund allows a community or department to raise revenues from a speci...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Chicopee receives EPA Grants for Brownfields Clean-Up

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Mayor Richard Kos and Director of Planning Lee Pouliot are proud to announce that the City of Chicopee has been awarded three $200,000 U.S. EPA grants for continued brownfields clean-up at the former Uniroyal property.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Age...

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Posted on: May 31, 2017

Chicopee's new Trash Reduction Program moving along

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The first month of Chicopee’s new Trash Reduction program is in the books. The City would like to thank its residents for their great job and compliance with the new program.

Beginning Monday June 5th, the ‘grace period’ is ov...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Chicopee receives IT Grant

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Mayor Richard Kos and Director of Information Technology Vanessa Oquendo are pleased to announce that the City of Chicopee has been awarded a $50,000 grant through the Community Compact Cabinet Information Technology grant program. Chicopee was one of 47 ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Chicopee honored as 2017 Playful City USA Community

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National non-profit KaBOOM! is honoring Chicopee with a 2017 Playful City USA designation for the 4th time. Playful City USA honors cities and towns across the country for putting the needs of families first so kids can learn, grow and develop important l...

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