Patrick had indicated from the start that he wanted the winning bidder to locate in Western Mass.
"Studies have shown that a Berkshire County rail connection to New York City would be a winner." — Richard A. Davey
"We just want to stay in their face, and be a little cute with it," — Corydon Thurston
"One of the things they really appreciated was our outreach to manufacturers in the community here." — Douglas Crane
"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