The Fountain at Thompson Triangle St James, Worthington, and Dartmouth

The Historic McKnight Neighborhood

Developed between 1870 and 1900, McKnight is the largest and most intact, wood-frame, late-nineteenth century neighborhood in New England. Among its more than 800 houses are some of the most elegant homes in Springfield. McKnight is many things but most of all a community. Check out why we think McKnight is special.

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McKnight Neighborhood Meeting This Tuesday, October 11

Rebecca Johnson School, 55 Catharine Street, 6pm--8pm
The McKnight Neighborhood Council monthly meeting will take place on Tuesday, October 11. Guest speakers include James Gill, Candidate for Hampden County Sheriff and representatives from the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission who will share information on the Complete Streets project in Springfield. Local attorney Peter Nikolai will make a presentation on why he feels Springfield voters should reject the Community Preservation Act question on the November ballot.   All McKnight residents and interested guests are encouraged to attend. The meeting takes place from 6pm to 8pm at Rebecca Johnson School, 55 Catharine Street.