Notice of Retail Sales Holiday Openings

NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts (September 24, 2019)- Chief of Police Jody D. Kasper announced that she is allowing retail sales establishments to open at their regular hours on October 14th, Columbus Day and November 11th, Veterans Day.  A blanket permit is being issued for retail sales on those days.

Chief Kasper emphasized that this decision is not intended to diminish the significance of these two holidays.  Rather, it takes into consideration those public convenience and safety factors unique to Northampton as a major destination location.