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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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Volunteers Come on Out!!!

McKnight Block Party

Saturday June 11, 12 to 5 pm, Thompson Triangle Park

We need volunteers for the grill. . .Musicians for entertainment. . .

Adults to help plan & supervise activities for the kids, volley ball, hula hoops,

puppet shows, balloon art, whatever your specialty is…Folks to help set up and clean up.

Call Walter Kroll, Block Party Chair, and let him know how you can help. 246-1766.

You can also email the Council at