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Demolishing Blighted House Could Cost Cheshire Time & Money

Town Administrator Edmund St. John IV outlined the procedure for the town to demolish a building the building inspector has deemed unsafe.

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Cheshire Shifts Town Meeting Location to Hoosac Valley High

Hoosac Valley High School will host town meeting for the first time. The school district land is within its two regional partners Adams and Cheshire but the bulk of the property and the entire school building is in Cheshire.

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Four Pittsfield Properties to Be Razed

The first of four blighted properties to be demolished this spring was taken down Thursday morning. The first on the docket was 49-55 John Street. The property is one Mayor Linda Tyer had campaigned in front of during her first bid for office four years ago and was removed the morning Tyer announced her second bid for the corner office.

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North Adams Homeowner Frustrated by Blighted Structure

Karen Ferrara says she's put up with the abandoned house at 45 Edgewood for years. The dilapidated building was on the demolition list for this fiscal year but then delayed to give a local developer time to clear the title.

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Two More Properties Added to Pittsfield's Demolition List

Two more homes have been added to the demolition list. The Board of Health issued orders of demolition for 33 Circular Avenue and 217 Robbins Avenue. The two adds to a list of homes the city demolishes because of unsafe conditions.

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