Bright Nights Trip for Senior Citizens

MAYOR MICHAEL D. BISSONNETTE PROUDLY ANNOUNCES THE CITY OF CHICOPEE\'S FIRST ANNUAL BRIGHT NIGHTS TRIP FOR OUR SENIORS:

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18TH, 2008

INTERESTED SENIORS WHO RESIDE IN CHICOPEE MAY SIGN UP BY CALLING THE MAYOR\'S OFFICE AT 594-1500.  SIGN UPS ARE BEING ACCEPTED ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS, AS SPACE IS VERY LIMITED. 

THOSE WHO SIGN UP WILL MEET AT THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS ON GRANBY ROAD FOR 3 PM ON THE 18TH TO ENJOY A SPAGHETTI SUPPER BEFORE THE BUSES ARRIVE AT 4PM.  WE PLAN TO ARRIVE AT BRIGHT NIGHTS FOR 5PM WHERE WE WILL ENJOY THE TRADITIONAL BEAUTIFUL DISPLAY OF HOLIDAY LIGHTING.  AFTERWARDS, WE WILL RETURN TO THE KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS WHERE LIGHT REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED. 

"I AM SO PROUD OF ALL OF OUR LOCAL BUSINESSES AND CITIZENS WHO MADE THIS SPECIAL EVENT POSSIBLE FOR OUR VALUED SENIORS," stated Mayor Michael D. Bissonnette.  "WE ARE LOOKING FORWARD TO ENJOYING OUR EVENING AND BRIGHT NIGHTS SPECTACULAR DISPLAY." 

THE TRIP WAS MADE POSSIBLE THROUGH GENEROUS DONATIONS OF LOCAL BUSINESSES AND PRIVATE CITIZENS.  PLEASE REFER TO THE ATTACHED PAGE FOR A LIST OF ALL THOSE WHO DONATED.

MAYOR BISSONNETTE WOULD LIKE TO EXTEND HIS APPRECIATION TO THE FOLLOWING BUSINESSES AND CITIZENS WHO HAVE MADE THIS EVENT POSSIBLE:

SPIRIT OF SPRINGFIELD ~ BRIGHT NIGHTS

PETER PAN BUS LINES

KING WARD BUS LINES

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS - COUNCIL 69

CHICOPEE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

THE COMPREHENSIVE HIGH SCHOOL NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY STUDENTS:

CAMERON MARTIN, DEANNA ROUSSEUA, VICTORIA CELETTI, ZACH BONO, KIRSTEN PASTERCZYK, AND KAYLA INGRAM

CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION - CULINARY ARTS PROGRAM

BARBARA ATHERTON

"ROCKIN\' ROBIN" DAVE MINDELL

CHICOPEE BOARD OF ALDERMEN

CITY OF CHICOPEE DEPARTMENT HEADS

CHICOPEE PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT

CHICOPEE ELECTRIC LIGHT

HOLYOKE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL

BAYSTATE GAS

SENATOR MICHAEL KNAPIK

CHICOPEE SAVINGS BANK

PEOPLES BANK

ROSS INSURANCE AGENCY

DEROSIA AND SONS TREE SERVICE

CHICOPEE VISITING NURSES ASSOCIATION

ANNA E. BARRY SCHOOL

BURGER KING

SKYE MOUNTAIN REALTY

MT. VERNON GROUP ARCHITECTS, INC.

JOHN\'S RESTURANT AND PIZZA

TEDDY BEAR POOLS AND SPAS

TEDESCHI FOOD SHOPS, INC.

RICHARDSON\'S UPHOLSTERING

ELAINE PEPIN

RONALD CZELUSNIAK

CLARISA AND MATTHEW LATLASZ

ELIZABETH DALY

CECILE AND ERNEST LAROSE

EILEEN GOSSELIN

JOHN MARTEL