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City of Springfield to Open Golf Courses

Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Executive Director of Parks, Buildings, and Recreational Management (PBRM) Patrick Sullivan have announced that the City of Springfield will be opening Franconia and Veterans Municipal Golf Courses this Friday, April 2, 2021 at 7:30 am. 

The rates for the 2021 season are as follows:







Twilight Weekday




Disabled Vet


Twilight Weekend


9 Hole Weekday


9 Hole Weekend


Cart 18 Hole


Cart 9 Hole Twilight


Mayor Sarno and PBRM Director Sullivan are also pleased to announce that the repair work of the golf courses bunkers has commenced.  Play will be limited to nine holes until the end of June 2021 when work is anticipated to be completed.  Golfers will be charged the new nine hole rate that was approved by the Park Commission through the bunker construction project.

As the city continues to balance the public health and safety needs with its reopening aspects, the Parks Department would like to remind golfers that they must continue to follow and adhere to all public health and safety guidelines and protocols.

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