Timothy T. Sheehan
Chief Development Officer
70 Tapley Street, Springfield, MA 01104
FAX: (413) 787-6524
Mon.-Fri. 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Build Back Springfield Applications Available now (December, 2021)
The City of Springfield Development Division has released an application for the Build Back Springfield program, a program that aims to assist in the redevelopment of historic properties in Springfield by providing gap funding. Full application is HERE, and completed applications with supporting materials may be returned to the Office of Planning & Economic Development at 70 Tapley Street. Project application period will remain open and rolling until further notice.
Small Business COVID Recovery Resources
OPED Mission Statement
The Office of Planning and Economic Development works to create a climate in Springfield that is conducive to growing and attracting businesses in order to strengthen and revitalize the City's neighborhoods and communities and to stabilize and transform our physical, social, and economic environment.
What we do!
Springfield Office of Planning and Economic Development promotes the City as an attractive location for new businesses, retaining and expanding our valued existing businesses, and increasing our tax base. We provide planning support, technical assistance, coordination and advisory services to city officials, boards, and committees on issues involving land use planning, zoning, economic development, open space land preservation, smart growth, and historic preservation.
The Implementation Blueprint (Main St./Convention District) Materials