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Climate Change Expert: Keep Heat on Banks, Insurers

A leading expert on climate change Thursday told a packed house that while big oil is an enemy, it is not the only one.

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'I Want You to Panic': Youths Lead Williamstown Climate Strike Event

June's tears came in the middle of an hour-long program that focused on the leadership of youths who are leading the charge to force the adults in power to take meaningful action on climate change.

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Windsor Receives $165k in Funding for Ecological Repairs

Secretary of the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs Kathleen Theoharides announced the grants at Windsor State Forest, then visited the sites of two culvert projects in Windsor and Cummington that received grants. Also receiving funds were Clarksburg and Sheffield.

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North Adams Planning Process Integrating Hazard Mitigation

The council was presented with a preliminary planning document on Tuesday that outlined natural challenges and looked at areas of concern realized through feedback from residents and a workshop with various stakeholders last month.

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North Adams Hazard & Preparedness Plans Being Presented

A public listening and viewing session will be held at 7 p.m. before the council meeting in the City Hall lobby.

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Williamstown Rally Joins Others in Support of Youth Climate Change Lawsuit

In Williamstown, long a Berkshire County leader in bringing attention to climate change issues, a rally has been scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 26, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the First Congregational Church on Main Street for people to come show their support for the plaintiffs.

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Thursday Session in Williamstown Looks at Threats from Climate

Town Planner Andrew Groff this week explained that the MVP, a state initiative, will help Williamstown develop an updated Hazard Mitigation Plan, which he hopes to complete by later this year.

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