1. With Hyundai Rotem and CNR Changchun, Springfield now has two chances for

    With Hyundai Rotem and CNR Changchun, Springfield now has two chances for

    "I'm very pleased that we have two world-class companies that are in competition for the MBTA bid and have found that Springfield is their top spot," Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno said Friday."It brings a lot of good paying precision machining jobs, a lot of opportunity and a growing tax base." There are a number of other bidders. But no others are interested in Springfield, said Allan W. Blair, president and CEO of the Economic Development Council of Western Massachusetts. Blair expects the MBTA to make a decision very soon, probably in November. "It certainly is good for ...

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    1. I'm very pleased that we have two world-class companies that are in competition for the MBTA bid and have found that Springfield is their top spot, It brings a lot of good paying precision machining jobs, a lot of opportunity and a growing tax base.
    2. It certainly is good for Springfield to have two contenders interested in putting their facility here. But only one can win.
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