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Students, Officials Celebrate Opening of Colegrove Park School

The gymnasium at Colegrove Park Elementary School filled with a thunderous "Thank you" as more than 300 children voiced their appreciation of their new school. The moment came at the bidding of Jack McCarthy, executive director of Massachusetts School Building Authority, as a way to recognize a community that had voted to raise taxes to provide them with a new school. "It's because you deserve it, you deserve a 21st century education, you deserve to be competitive not just with the rest of

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Lanesborough Selectmen Consider Surveying Residents on School Project

"There have been concerns raised that the cost of the new school project may be too high for many Lanesborough taxpayers," the letter reads.

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Lanesborough Considering Options For School Project Vote

"We have two towns that are used to having special town meetings so it may be an important part of the project for you." — Carrie Greene

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Clarksburg Eyes RFP for School Project; Officials Leery of Consolidation Talk

"We need someone to move us ahead." — Superintendent Jonathan Lev

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Mount Greylock Building Committee Reschedules Construction Manager Interviews

"We'll be asking on the 16th of November for them to provide their estimate and Design Partnership to provide their estimate." — Trip Elmore

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Clarksburg Approves Feasibility Study for Elementary School

"This is our fist bite at the apple and might be our only bite at the apple." — Matt Boyer

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Colegrove Park School Project Overseers Rebut Safety Concerns

"It is discouraging to these hardworking men and women to have their work disparaged." — Margo Jones

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Clarksburg Voters to Decide School Feasibility Funding

"I think the line items should be made whole with the town side first and the school side second." — Mark Denault

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Mount Greylock Building Committee Makes HVAC Decision

"These are high performance type systems we're providing." — Sal Fazzino

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North Adams School Project Aims for October Wrap-Up

"We're going to have the classroom building ready for Oct. 26." — William L. Jodice

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Lanesborough Hears Plan to Make Mount Greylock Funding More Equitable

The School Committee is developing a proposal that would tie capital apportionment to a five-year rolling enrollment average.

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Lanesborough Backs Off Asking MSBA To Delay Mount Greylock Project

"We're not trying to derail the new school. We all think we need a new school." — Hank Sayers

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Mount Greylock School Chair Reacts to Lanesborough Agenda

"The people in Lanesborough want to support education, and this building is not getting any cheaper." — Carolyn Greene

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Mount Greylock, Lanesborough Committees Discuss Hoosac Valley 'Proposal'

"There's rumors of a proposal, there is discussion of a proposal, but the proposal isn't real." — Richard Cohen

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Clarksburg School Preparing for MSBA Enrollment Discussions

"A lot depends on the economy but I think the potential, should we get this new school, is very positive for Clarksburg." — Jonathan Lev

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Mount Greylock Committee Decides on Addition/Renovation Plan

"The message we should be giving to kids is: Try to reuse as much as you can as you go through life." — Robert Ericson

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Mount Greylock School Committee to Pick Project at Thursday Meeting

The School Committee has the final say on which if any option goes to the MSBA and moves on to the schematic design phase of development.

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Mount Greylock Building Project's Tax Impact Discussed

"I think it's very conservatively estimated. I hope this is a 'no greater than' number. That was our goal." — Hugh Dailey

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Mount Greylock School Building Committee Narrows Design Options

"What we're really talking about is building a great building that people can thrive in." — Wendy Penner

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Mount Greylock Committee Says Farewell to Interim Superintendent

"He's in the loop with our administrative team. I feel enthusiastic about the choice you made." — Gordon Noseworthy

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MSBA Approves New Taconic High School Building Project

"Our goal is create the best space to deliver the district's educational commitments and goals." — Deborah Goldberg

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Mount Greylock District Whittling Down School Options

"If it's not going to solve your educational options for the next 50 years, they will not consider it." — Trip Elmore

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Mount Greylock Building Committee Sees Potential Designs

"This is a first round pass at sketch concepts." — Bob Bell

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Lanesborough Concerned With Enrollment Projections For Mount Greylock Project

"I don't want the taxpayers of Lanesborough to carry the burdens of other towns." — Selectman Henry "Hank" Sayers

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Pittsfield To Vote On Taconic Project Tuesday

"You can earn a good living without incurring the debt and putting your life on hold." — Jason McCandless

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