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Williamstown Continuing To Hold Off on Filling Swimming Hole

The pond at Margaret Lindley Park, which is drained each fall to prevent ice damage to the dam at the east end, was not filled this spring because of the closures of outdoor recreation areas due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Cheshire Seeks State Aid For Lake Deweeding

Selectwoman Carol Francesconi said Tuesday that she recently held a meeting with members of the lake district and state Rep. John Barrett III to discuss the state allocating funds for the summer tape-grass removal.

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South County's Becker Pond Dam Makes Priority Project List

The Baker-Polito administration made the designation on Thursday for Schenob Brook/Becker Pond Dam Removal Project along with 11 other river and wetland restoration projects across the commonwealth.

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State Officials Mark Boat Ramp Upgrades in Tyringham, Great Barrington

On the weekend, hundreds of boats take to Goose Pond. But in recent years, the boat access has been in poor condition. It was all gravel, was filled with holes, and when it rained, it all washed out. It was eroding away.

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Tape Grass Has Returned to Cheshire Reservoir

The town was last plagued by the weed in 2016 and had to bring in SOLitude Lake Management to clean up the lake with a rake type mechanism called a harvester.

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