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. 2019 Proclamations
  2. 2018 Proclamations
  3. 2017 Proclamations
  4. 2016 Proclamations
  5. 2015 Proclamations
  1. Brain Injury Awareness Month- March 2019 (PDF)
  2. Montessori Education Week, February 24, 2019 to March 2, 2019 (PDF)
  3. Tibet day, March 10, 2019 (PDF)
  4. National Child Abuse Prevention Month, April 2019 (PDF)
  5. Week of the Young Child, April 8-13, 2019 (PDF)
  6. Brain Building in Progress 2019 (part of Week of the Young Child), April 8-13, 2019 (PDF)
  7. Public Safety Telecommunicator Week, April 12-20, 2019 (PDF)
  8. Armenian Matyrs' Day, April 24, 2019 (PDF)
  9. Arbor Day, April 26, 2019 (PDF)
  10. World Tai Chi and Qigong Day, April 27, 2019 (PDF)
  11. LGBT Recognition Day, May 4, 2019 (PDF)
  12. National Foster Care Awareness Month, May 2019 (PDF)
  13. National School Nurse Day, May 8, 2019 (PDF)
  14. National Skilled Nursing Care Week, May 12 to May 18, 2019 (PDF)
  15. Bike Commute Day, May 15, 2019 (PDF)
  16. Springfest 25th Anniversary, May 18, 2019 (PDF)
  17. Memorial Day, May 27, 2019 (PDF)
  18. National Gun Violence Awareness Day, June 7, 2019 (PDF)
  19. Flag Day, June 14, 2019 (PDF)
  20. Relay for Life Days, June 14 & 15, 2019 (PDF)
  21. Purple Heart Day Proclamation - August 7, 2019 (PDF)
  22. Advertising's Image of Women Awareness Day, September 19, 2019 (PDF)
  23. Climate Preparadeness Week, September 24th to September 30th, 2019 (PDF)
  24. Nuclear Ban Day, September 26, 2019 (PDF)
  25. Northampton Jazz Festival Weekend- October 4th-6th, 2019 (PDF)
  26. Fair Trade Day, October 19, 2019 (PDF)
  27. General Casimir Pulaski Day, October 20, 2019 (PDF)
  28. Veterans Day, November 11, 2019 (PDF)
  29. Small Business Saturday, November 30, 2019 (PDF)
  30. Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, December 7, 2019 (PDF)