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North Adams Redevelopment Authority Pays Lawsuit Settlement

The Redevelopment Authority has finally settled a lawsuit with Freight Yard Pub. Berkshire Bank has agreed to loan the authority $160,000 to make good a settlement agreed to last year with Bay State Hospitality Group LLC, the operating name of the restaurant in Western Gateway Heritage State Park.

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Freight Yard Attorneys File Motion to Begin Collections

The request comes in the wake of the City Council's rejection on Aug. 11 to help pay for the judgement against the authority.

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Pittsfield Denies Wrongdoing in Police Officer's Lawsuit

"The city denies the allegations made by Mr. Lenihan and the city will be vigorously defending this action." — City of Pittsfield

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North Adams Council Won't Pay for Lawsuit Settlement

"The consequences would be more severe than the offer on the table right now." — attorney Richard Dohoney

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North Adams, Freight Yard Pub Settle Parking Lawsuit

"We presented a strong defense to the merits of their claims. The jury, however, did not agree with us on all counts." — Mayor Richard Alcombright

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Hancock Suing Berkshire Wind Over PILOT Payments

"We made offers to extend the contract at the same rate. They rejected the offer." — Sherman Derby

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Ex-Westfield President Dobelle Sued by AG's Office

"This pattern of inappropriately spending state money is unacceptable ..." — Attorney General Martha Coakley

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BNRC Land Purchase Saves Lanesborough Taxpayers $52K

"We were able to negotiate and able to split the payments." — Town Administrator Paul Sieloff

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Judge Upholds Damage Award of $300K to Freight Yard Pub

"I think with the mayor taking the stance of, don't bother with them, then it became an issue for us because that's not how MassDOT usually operates." — John Pierce

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Former Selectwoman Suing Adams Over Constitutional Violations

Her filings state $1 million could be owed her for damages under state law.

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Lanesborough Loses Lawsuit Over Laston Park Construction

"There was a trial last summer and there was judgment against the town." — Paul Sieloff.

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