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Lenox Receives $180K State Grant to Assist Municipal Sewer Extension

It will support design and engineering costs to bring a municipal sewer system into north Lenox and serve a 65-unit mixed-income rental housing project, developable land, and existing businesses.

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Congressman Neal Touts $350k Grant for BCC Nursing Equipment

Neal credited part of Berkshire Medical Center's high-quality care to its link with BCC, which provides hands-on experience to medical professionals in training.

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Gov. Baker Visits Pittsfield, City Receives State Grants

The state granted Pittsfield awards for all five of its applications totaling $3.6 million in awards.

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Pittsfield Awarded LAND Grant

The parcel includes 52.3 acres that protect approximately ΒΌ mile of frontage on the Housatonic River and directly serves the city's efforts to develop a greenway of protected lands for hiking, bird watching, and fishing at the river's edge.

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MVP Grant Funds Flood Resiliency in Berkshire County

Community partners gathered at the Churchill Brook culvert on Hancock Road on Thursday to highlight flood mitigation efforts assisted by the Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Program grant.

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Adams Gets $240K in Shared Streets Funding

This is the largest round of funding to date with $16.4 million being distributed and 138 awards with Adams receiving more than $240,000.

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North Adams Awarded $200K for Mohawk Marquee Restoration

North Adams was awarded $200,000 from the Regional Economic Development Organization program, which is administered through the Massachusetts Office of Business Development.

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Roots Rising Awarded $430K State Grant for Equipment

The nonprofit was awarded $430,219 from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy & Environmental Affairs for the purchase of farm and industrial kitchen equipment during its land acquisition process.

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Pittsfield Gets $100K Grant for Public Wi-Fi Infrastructure

The $99,750 awarded through the state's Community Compact program is the third information technology grant Pittsfield's received in the past five years toward its public wireless infrastructure. The city received $95,000 in 2019 for of Wi-Fi infrastructure for internal and public use and $40,000 in 2017 for switching infrastructure to enable telephone system consolidation.

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New State Program Grants Funding to Pittsfield Firehouse, Dalton Stationery Factory

CT Management Group has been awarded $250,000 for its development of the Tyler Street firehouse and Stationery Factory in Dalton is getting $630,000 to prepare space for Lymphedivas.

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Williamstown Fire District Receives Grant to Support Station Design

The Williamstown Fire District is one of 16 municipal entities across the commonwealth that were awarded grants totaling $3 million to support projects in communities with populations below 7,000 or a population density of fewer than 500 people per square mile.

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Clarksburg Accessibility Grant Could Fund School Elevator

That once insurmountable problem may be solved now with the approval of a $350,000 state grant that will include money for an elevator at the school.

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North Adams Grant Will Create Dining Plaza in Center Street Lot

The grant is part of the agency's Commonwealth Places COVID-19 Response Round: Resurgent Places, the first round of which awarded $224,965 in funding for 21 placemaking projects last year.

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North Adams Gets MassTrails Grant for Bike Path Design

The fiscal 2021 MassTrails grant will be combined with a match of $60,000 the council approved transferred from the land sales account.

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Berkshire Communities Receive Shared & Complete Streets Funding

Five Berkshire communities have received more than a half-million in state grants this week for streetscape improvements, including a $28,000 grant to Williamstown to turn a downtown street into a parklet.

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Downtown Adams Receives Local Rapid Recovery Planning Grant

Downtown Adams has received a Local Rapid Recovery Planning Grant from the Massachusetts Department of Housing and Community Development to create an implementation plan to stabilize and revitalize the downtown area.

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Pittsfield Gets $880K Grant For Site 9 Redevelopment

Pittsfield has received $880,000 in Site Readiness Program funding from the state's Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development for the redevelopment of Site 9 at the William Stanley Business Park.