On Friday, December 1, 2017, Greenfield became a "Sister Community" to the Hîncenti District of Moldova.
Mayor Willliam Martin of Greenfield and President Ghenadie Buza of the Hîncenti District met and expressed their communities' desire to form a relationship.
Memorandum of Understanding
To Create a Sister Community Relationship Between
The Town of Greenfield, Massachusetts, United States, and
The Hîncenti District of the Republic of Moldova
WHEREAS, the Town of Greenfield and the Hîncenti District of the Republic of Moldova wish to forge a sister community agreement; and
WHEREAS, both communities have a desire to build a global cooperation at the community level, promoting cultural understanding and stimulating economic development; now
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that both Communities agree to undertake together these below listed actions, providing new opportunities for officials and citizens to experience and explore each other’s respective communities:
IN WITNESS HEREOF, the Town of Greenfield and Hîncenti District, as represented by the Mayor of Greenfield and the President of the Hîncenti District, hereby sign this agreement on December 1, 2017, at the Town Hall, Greenfield, Massachusetts, United States.
William Martin, Mayor, Town of Greenfield
Ghenadie Buza, President, Hîncenti District