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TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY
Pittsfield School Officials Urge Public Input in School Design
"They want to have a vibrant community discussion." — Mayor Daniel Bianchi

Clarksburg Preschool Proposal Has High Cost
"I will advocate very strongly in the need to provide a preschool for 3- and 4-year-olds in the town of Clarksburg ... . — Jonathan Lev

Pittsfield Poised to Pick Architect for High School Design
"We really did go through them with a fine tooth comb. We came out with three finalists." — Superintendent Jason McCandless

Conte School Project Bidding Could Be Delayed
"I'm taking the position that it's better to take another week and get up-to-date estimates." — Margo Jones

First Mount Greylock Building Vote Could Come This Spring
"The ink isn't even dry, I think, on the letter I received from the MSBA." — Rose Ellis

MSBA Invites Mount Greylock to Step 1 of Building Process
"Now, the real work begins." — Superintendent Rose Ellis

Mount Greylock High Receives Good News from MSBA
"For now, I remain cautiously optimistic." — Rose Ellis

Mount Greylock Officials Turn Up Heat for New School
"It was a very difficult decision to make, a snow day the very first week of school." — Rose Ellis

MSBA Plans Visit to Clarksburg Elementary School
"We really look forward to them coming and seeing us in person." — Superintendent Jonathan Lev

North Adams Panel Wants Opinion on Park Alteration
"I want further legal clarification before we take a vote." — Chairwoman Justyna Carlson

Treasurer, MSBA Director Present Award to First-Grader At Crosby
"Good friends, the playground is fun to play in and the lunch that the lunch lady give us is very yummy." — Esha Zahid

North Adams City Council Votes Resolution for Conte
"If Conte is a good project it should be able to stand on its own." — Robert Cardimino

North Adams Officials Present Case for Conte School
"I am convinced, I'm absolutely fully convinced this is the right decision." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

Pittsfield Council Reviewing School Feasibility Request
"It's been a long process, multiple years long." — School Committee member Kathy Amuso

Clarksburg Board Endorses School Project Application
"It saddens me in our town we don't having anything for the youngest of our community." — Kim Rougeau

Mount Greylock Committee Trying Again for School Project
The district was disappointed last fall when the latest in a series of applications failed to win the district a spot in the MSBA's funding program.

Lanesborough To Support High School Pitch To MSBA
"We know the problems really well but we don't know the solution." — Chris Dodig.

Mount Greylock Panel Mulls School's Big, Small Pictures
"Really, we should worry about how the building is impeding our ability to advance or execute our curriculum." — Carolyn Greene

City Council Questions Conte Project Details, Costs
"We're very excited about renewing this school for another 100 years of use." — Margo Jones

Mount Greylock Gets 6-Week Reprieve From NEASC
"I talked to the director [of NEASC], and she said their concern was that nothing had been done on the building for a number of years." — Rose Ellis

North Adams School Project Approved by MSBA
"It's a great day for the city and a great day for the public school system." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

Mount Greylock School Will Resubmit Proposal to MSBA
"What we'll do is talk to officials in the MSBA and talk to our state representatives and see what we can do to strengthen our case," — Carrie Greene

Mount Greylock Panel Prepping Presentation on New School
"My sense is that once you're on the agenda, you're on your way." — Mount Greylock Superintendent Rose Ellis

North Adams Cuts Half-Million From School Project
"We can live with a number much closer to $6 million than we can $7 million." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

Hoosac Valley Cuts Ribbon On Renovated School
"This is your building. It was built to serve your needs." — Alfred Skrocki


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