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Adams Emergency Road Repairs Almost Complete

Interim Town Administrator Donna Cesan told the Selectmen on Wednesday that she expected J.H. Maxymillian Inc. to have completed work on the washouts on Glen Street and East Road by week's end.

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Adams Approves Borrowing for Emergency Infrastructure Repairs

The town meeting vote came swiftly and with no opposition Thursday with 81 votes in favor of allowing the town to deficit spend to address immediate concerns left in the wake of two September storms.

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Town of Lee Awarded $4.9M to Support Eagle Mills Redevelopment

In total, $7,789,664 has been awarded to the Fourth Berkshire District towns of Lee, Tolland, Monterey, and Sheffield through the 2018 MassWorks Infrastructure Grant Program.

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Adams Officials Say Infrastructure Needed to Deal With Flooding

Two rainstorms on Sept. 12 and 18 overwhelmed some of the town's flood control system. Flooding affected the Lime, Davis, North Summer, and Charles street areas damaging people's property and causing over $2 million in damage to public infrastructure.

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Neal Ready to Negotiate an Infrastructure Bill

The ranking Democrat in the Ways and Means Committee wants to get to negotiations on an infrastructure bill. President Donald Trump is proposing a $1.5 trillion infrastructure bill to fix the nation's roads, bridges, airports, and railways. And that is exactly the kind of bill U.S. Rep. Richard Neal has been wanting for years. But, the Berkshire's congressman says negotiating how that will be paid is still on the table.

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Polito Touts Infrastructure Projects in South County

Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito assured local officials here that she's making sure small towns have access to funding for projects critical to their growth. Polito was speaking at the completion of one of those projects the million-dollar rehabilitation of Forest Street that was made possible by MassWorks funding specifically set aside for rural communities.

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