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Pittsfield, State Trying To Find Way to Make East Street Repairs

The city is still trying to secure funding to renovate the intersection of Woodlawn Avenue and East Street. But, it could take a while. The city had previously sought to fund it with a $2.5 million grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration for an array of improvements there tying into the development of the William Stanley Business Park. That federal officials responded saying the grant had asked to pull out some items, such as bringing fiberwire to the park. The city responded

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Clarksburg Looking to Adopt 'Complete Streets' Policy

Clarksburg is seeking to adopt a "Complete Streets" policy that would guide its future road construction and open up state grant funding. The state Department of Transportation has been pursuing the concept of Complete Streets, which envision ways to accommodate pedestrians and bicyclists along with motor vehicles. The guidelines encompass sidewalks, crossings, bike lanes, signage, striping and intersections.

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Williamstown Selectmen Discuss Parking Woes on South Street

"I was jogging one day, and I took my life in my hands to go down South Street to Gale Road." — Elizabeth McGowan

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Pittsfield to Plow Roads in Disputed Subdivision Project

"We lost a lot of leverage when the credit was issued." — David Turocy

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Pittsfield Asked to Open Gates at Kirvin Park

"I know there are issues with opening up the gate because of vandalism." — Kathleen Amuso

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Salisbury Estates Asks Pittsfield To Take Over Roads

"I drove through the development and have concerns about the condition of the streets."— Bruce Collingwood

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