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State, Local Officials Cut Ribbon for Pittsfield Rail Trail Extension

Nearly 100 people gathered at the trail on Saturday morning for a ribbon-cutting of the new leg that comes out behind Allendale Shopping Center.

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Pittsfield to Celebrate Opening of Rail Trail on Saturday

In addition to the ribbon-cutting, the event will feature vendors, displays, and family-friendly activities. Event parking will be available in the Allendale Shopping Center.

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Adams to Build Park at Former Hoosac Valley Coal & Grain Site

The Conservation Commission has given the go-ahead to plans for a park located at 1 Cook St., the former site of Hoosac Valley Coal & Grain.

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Pittsfield East Street Redevelopment Includes Complete Streets Efforts

A shared-use path has been added to plans for the redevelopment on East Street to align with the city's efforts to support multimodal transportation.

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Pittsfield Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Extension 80 Percent Complete

Paving began last week on the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail's extension into Pittsfield was paved week and the project is said to be about 80 percent completed.

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Adams Revises Park Plans Because of Reduced CDBG Funding

Plans for a park on Cook Street are being revamped after town officials learned the federal funds for this and other projects will be $500,000 less than expected.

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Cheshire Unveils New Monument to the 'Big Cheese'

A replica of the giant wheel of cheese made by Cheshire residents in the early 1800s was unveiled by the Cheshire Community Association on Tuesday beside the Ashuwilticook Rail Trail.

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Adams to Seek CDBG Funding for Coal & Grain Park

Members of the Community Development Department gave a presentation to the Selectmen at its Wednesday workshop and informed the board that now that the park designs are complete, the town can apply for funds to begin park.

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Construction Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Extension to Pittsfield Begins

Berkshire County's rail trail will continue into Pittsfield in the next year and then through South County in the future. In mid-December, construction began on the extension of the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail that will connect Adams to Pittsfield.

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Ashuwillticook Rail Trail To Fully Reopen Friday

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) announced that the northern section of the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail will be re-opened to the public at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Oct 9.

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Wednesday Presentation to Give Alternatives for Bennington-Williamstown Bike Path Idea

It will be some time before the Ashuwilticook Rail Trail is extended in Massachusetts from Adams through North Adams to link with a crosstown trail set to break ground in Williamstown next year.