Mayor's Proclamations

Proclamations are issued by the Mayor and recognize special events and occasions. They most often recognize public events, celebrations, and special honors at the discretion of the Mayor. To request a proclamation, please fill out the form online. Requests must be made fifteen days prior to the event, and must include the following information:

  • Contact person's first and last name, phone number, and email
  • Brief summary of the event, issue, or organization requesting the proclamation
  • Date, time, and location of the event
  • Background information about the event, or a draft of the proclamation

Proclamations are printed on the official letterhead with the seal of the City of Northampton, and are presented at the requested event and the City of Northampton website. Approval process is not automatic. The Mayor reserves the right to approve or deny any request. For more information, contact the Mayor's Office at mayor@northamptonma.gov, 413-587-1249.

  1. 2018 Proclamations
  2. 2017 Proclamations
  3. 2016 Proclamations
  4. 2015 Proclamations
  1. Baby Friendly Cooley Dickinson Hospital Day - February 27, 2018 (PDF)
  2. White Ribbon Day 2018 - March 6, 2018 (PDF)
  3. Tibetan National Uprising Day - March 10, 2018 (PDF)
  4. Public Safety Telecommunicators Week 2018 - April 8-14, 2018 (PDF)
  5. Brain Building in Progress Week, April 16-20th 2018 (PDF)
  6. Week of the Young Child (In the style of Dr. Seuss) - April 16th-20th, 2018 (PDF)
  7. Earth Day Proclamation 2018 - April 22, 2018 (PDF)
  8. Armenian Martyrs Day- April 24, 2018 (PDF)
  9. Arbor Day 2018- April 27, 2018 (PDF)
  10. National Foster Care Month - May 2018 (PDF)
  11. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Recognition Day - May 5, 2018 (PDF)
  12. Children's Mental Health Awareness Week 2018, May 6-12, 2018 (PDF)
  13. National School Nurse Day- May 9, 2018 (PDF)
  14. M.E. Awareness Day - May 12, 2018 (PDF)
  15. Bike Commute Day - May 16, 2018 (PDF)
  16. National Public Works Week- May 20-26, 2018 (PDF)
  17. Memorial Day 2018 - May 28, 2018 (PDF)
  18. Purple Heart Day 2018 -August 7, 2018 (PDF)
  19. International Opioid Overdose Awareness Day- August 31, 2018 (PDF)
  20. Usher Syndrome Awareness Day - September 15, 2018 (PDF)
  21. Hispanic Heritage Month - September 15-October 15, 2018 (PDF)
  22. Childhood Cancer Awareness Month- September 2018 (PDF)
  23. Conway School of Landscape Design Opening Day - September 29, 2018 (PDF)
  24. General Casimir Pulaski Day, October 8, 2018 (PDF)
  25. National Friends of Libraries Week - October 21st to October 28th, 2018 (PDF)
  26. Northampton Jazz Festival Weekend- October 19-21, 2018 (PDF)
  27. 100th Anniversary of Calvin Coolidge's Governorship- November 5, 2018 (PDF)
  28. Veterans Day, November 11, 2018 (PDF)
  29. Small Business Saturday, November 24, 2018 (PDF)