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City, Chamber to Host ‘New Wave’ Economic Development Event

SPRINGFIELD — The city of Springfield and the Springfield Regional Chamber will co-host “The New Wave,” on March 19, at 4 p.m. at the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. The event will feature an overview of the new wave of economic development, including updates on projects in progress, and an introduction to upcoming initiatives in Springfield.

A reception with light fare and a cash bar at 5 p.m., following the presentation.

The presentation will be led by the city’s chief development officer, Kevin Kennedy.

“We hope this gives an opportunity for the business community to engage with both the city and the chamber on the immense activity in Springfield,” said Kennedy. “Now is the time to invest in Springfield and become part of this positive wave of development.”

The Springfield Regional Chamber is serving as sponsor and co-host of the event. The chamber’s core mission has remained constant in its history — to promote, support and enhance the economic health of the business community and the region.

Admission to the event is complimentary, but reservations are required. Reservations may be made at springfieldregionalchamber.com or by emailing [email protected].