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Groundbreaking ceremony held for new senior center in Chicopee Monday

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A groundbreaking ceremony was held for the new senior center in Chicopee on Monday morning.

The new center is located on the former facemate textile mill property.

The center will be about 21,000 square feet and is the city's first leadership in energy and environmental design structure.

Chicopee Mayor Michael Bissonette says it is an extremely important project for the city.

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