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TOP STORIES AROUND THE COUNTY
Adams Approves Grant Strategy to Address Memorial Building Repairs
"You need to be able to prove ... that you have the capital to go ahead and maintain the building if it is given to you." — Joseph Nowak

Adams Looking at CDBG Funds for Middle School, Northern Gateway
"It is the kind of facility you don't want to take lightly because I don't think you will see it again if you allow it to go into disrepair." — Donna Cesan

North Adams Armory Project Seeking Tenant in 2015
"We see this as the best and wisest course of action to take at this junction." — Michael Nuvallie

North Adams Eyes CDBG Funds for Accessibility Survey
"The end of this thing is the big chunk which is the public safety building." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

Adams Selectmen Appoint Town Administrator, Designate Blight
"I think the town is getting an excellent bargain with this particular gentleman for this job." — Chairman Arthur "Skip" Harrington

North Adams Skate Park Moving Forward
"It's so gratifying to see the city prioritize a project that young people value - and that values young people." — Kate Merrigan

Great Barrington, Sheffield Awarded $803K in Block Grants
"This grant builds on several years of planning investments by the town of Great Barrington and Housatonic in particular." — Sean Stanton

North Adams Housing Agency Delays Grant Transfer
"We keep reverting to this recapturing agreement, yet it is a mythical document that none of us have seen." — Christopher Tremblay

Pittsfield Eyes Housing, Park Improvements With CDBG Funds
"The money really has to go toward meeting a couple key national objectives." — Douglas Clark

Adams Streetscape Project Goes Out to Bid
"We are trying to be a strong neighbor with North Adams and help them with their efforts to restore as many services to the hospital as we can." — Jonathan Butler

Pittsfield Gathering Input on Annual CDBG Funds
"We really need more lighting, to get the crime issue served a little better."— Dianne Marcella

Funding Secured for Adams' Charles Street Bridge
"But we left open the opportunity, if something comes along, that we can get funding for this." — Jonathan Butler

State Awards Adams Funding For Middle School Roof
"The reuse of the school will add value, for many reasons, and importantly because it is located at the gateway to the downtown." — state Rep. Gailanne M. Cariddi

Adams Gets Block Grant for Streetscape Project
"We're very excited with the news to get the grant." — Town Administrator Jonathan Butler

North Adams Hires Part-Time Planner
Mackenzie Greer of the Berkshire Regional Planning Committee will take over as the city's permanent part-time planner.

Adams Briefs: Solar Project At Landfill Finally Under Construction
"The town should be looking at some significant solar savings." — Jonathan Butler

Pittsfield Anticipates Increased Community Block Grants
"But over the past couple years we've found that we just can't justify that number of staff people on CDGB." &mash; Bonnie Galant

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