Increased sunlight has local residents looking forward to spring

Spring is still about five weeks away

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – You may have noticed we’re seeing more sunlight these days.

By the end of February, sunset will be at 5:39 in the evening, by March 20, when spring officially starts, sunset will be at 6:02 p.m..

One man told 22News the extra daylight improves his mood.

“That’s nice its very nice I have a longer day,” said John of West Springfield. “When asked about about spring approaching he said he’s excited. A whole new season starts!”

Spring is still about five weeks away.