Western Massachusetts Post 9/11 and Service Dog Memorial Park

City’s Responses to Comments Received During the Public Comment Period (5/13/21)

During the public comment period, from January 21, 2021 to February 26, 2021, the City received many comments from members of the public regarding the proposed Western Massachusetts Post 9/11 & Service Dog Memorial Park. The City sincerely thanks everyone for their thoughtful and constructive participation in the process. The City considered all comments carefully and has responded to each in the document linked below.

Click here to view the City’s Responses to Comments Received During the Public Comment Period. 

Public Presentation and Public Comment Period (1/21/21)

The City of Chicopee, through collaboration between its Veterans Services Office, Department of Planning & Development, and Department of Parks & Recreation, is excited to update the public on the design progress and seek public comment on concept plans for the future Western Massachusetts Post 9/11 and Service Dog Memorial Park.

For health and safety reasons, the Public Presentation to review the updated design concepts has been pre-recorded and is available to view on the City’s websites, social media pages, and ChicopeeTV’s Vimeo page. The City looks forward to hearing your feedback on the design concepts so the project can move into the next stages of the design and development of the park.

Link to the recorded Public Presentation: https://vimeo.com/495776218

PDF in the Public Presentation

PDF of the Final Concept

Public comments regarding the Future Western Massachusetts Post 9/11 and Service Dog Memorial Park should be addressed by the Department of Planning & Development, by contacting Planning Director, Lee Pouliot using the following methods:

Email: lpouliot@chicopeema.gov

Phone: (413) 594-1516

Mail: 274 Front St, 4th Floor City Hall Annex, Chicopee, MA 01013