January 15, 2016 | 01:32AM
At it's opening meeting of 2016, the Executive Committee of the Pittsfield Economic Development Agency examined new directions, upcoming changes and its overall role going forward in conjunction with start of Pittsfield's first four-year mayoral term under Mayor Linda Tyer.
"The new mayor has an overwhelming desire to see that all our economic development efforts are going in the right direction, and to create a creative, unified effort to that end," said PEDA's sole full-time employee, Execu
December 09, 2015 | 01:36PM
"My intention is to issue the final payment on Jan. 4." — Corydon Thurston.
October 27, 2015 | 03:26PM
"We're spanning the bridge with steel and getting ready to set the deck." — Corydon Thurston
September 16, 2015 | 03:40PM
"We think it is a great resource and asset to the community." — Lori Gazzillo
September 12, 2015 | 09:50PM
"The bridge is moving nicely now." — Corydon Thurston
July 15, 2015 | 11:22AM
"It's been a long time since the city has received an EDA grant." — Corydon Thurston
May 09, 2015 | 03:09AM
"If we don't make these strategic investments, our taxbase will continue to erode and nobody is going to help us." — Daniel Bianchi
April 16, 2015 | 02:35AM
"We can't go back and clean the property, we don't have the funds to do it." — Corydon Thurston.
February 18, 2015 | 09:52AM
"We only do this once and want to get it right." — Mick Callahan
December 12, 2014 | 10:22AM
The timetable for the project has been plagued with continued delays over the past few years.
October 21, 2014 | 04:17PM
"Obviously I am disappointed the company that was leaning toward Pittsfield didn't get selected." — Corydon Thurston.
October 20, 2014 | 07:27PM
Patrick had indicated from the start that he wanted the winning bidder to locate in Western Mass.
September 10, 2014 | 11:24AM
"The start-up operating cost is truly critical to this venture." — Douglas Clark
September 02, 2014 | 09:30PM
"For me, I feel this vote is the most important vote I will take so far this year." — Kathleen Amuso
August 19, 2014 | 12:22PM
"The opportunity is now. This is important to this community and to generations to come." — Mick Callahan
August 12, 2014 | 09:31AM
"We have a pretty good cross section of our partnership with education and research institutions and our private-sector customers." — Rod Jane
July 10, 2014 | 03:28AM
"We're trying to get the best advice possible so that we don't make mistakes going in and delay the process," PEDA Director Corydon Thurston
May 30, 2014 | 10:14AM
"Creating that invested equity right out of the gate is, in my opinion, a sure way to see that they stay engaged." — Corydon Thurston
May 20, 2014 | 05:57PM
"I am thrilled, because we have been diligently, deliberately and systematically pursuing this fabulous award for more than two years." — Corydon Thurston
April 16, 2014 | 04:06PM
"We just want to stay in their face, and be a little cute with it," — Corydon Thurston
March 11, 2014 | 04:00PM
"You encourage the pioneers like Pat at Nuclea. You create the kind of environment that enables the biotech industry." — Deval Patrick
February 12, 2014 | 02:50PM
"One of the things they really appreciated was our outreach to manufacturers in the community here." — Douglas Crane
February 12, 2014 | 12:20AM
"The whole purpose of this is to put the money on the table to have a company take a serious look at Pittsfield." — Douglas Clark