Sixteen Acres - Springfield, MA
The Sixteen Acres Civic Association Inc. - Celebrating our 62nd year in 2022
Our annual meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 19, 2022 at 7 p.m. at the Geenleaf Center. The newly formed city police commission members will speak about police and safety issues. Also Juan Latorre, a concerned citizen, will speak about ways to reduce speeding by automobiles in 16 Acres. All dues paid members are welcome to attend. Pizza will be served. Please make every effort to attend this meeting. Our next membership meeting will be in September 2022.
The Sixteen Acres neighborhood is located in the southeastern part of the city, beginning about three miles from the Central Business District. It is Springfield's largest neighborhood, containing 4,506 acres plus rights of way and water bodies. Principal boundaries are Watershops Pond and the North Branch of the Mill River to the north; the Town of East Longmeadow to the south; Schneelock Brook to the west; and the Town of Wilbraham to the east.
Meetings of the association are held on the third Tuesday of the month, except for January, July and August, at the Greenleaf Community Center, 1187 ½ Parker St., Springfield beginning at 7 p.m.