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Morning Star Apartments at Former St. Mary's Church Near Completion

The Morning Star complex consists of the church, convent, rectory, and school building. A good majority of the 29 units are already rented out. Just last week, the remaining open apartments located in the former St. Mary's school began leasing and are expected to go off the market quickly.

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Mill Town Begins Construction on 36 New Tyler Street Residences

Combined with the nearly completed renovation of St. Mary the Morningstar into a housing development led by David Carver of Scarafoni Associates, this will create 65 new residences in a two-block radius by the end of 2021.

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Pittsfield Gets $3M MassWorks Grant for Tyler Street Improvements

With these funds, the city will be fixing the problematic intersection of Tyler Street and Woodlawn Avenue and doing streetscape improvements on roads, sidewalks, and crosswalks.

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New Housing Development Proposed For Tyler Street

The board acted upon an application from Mill Town Capitol to construct 20 residential units near Forest Place.

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Pittsfield Panel Recommends New Tyler Street Zoning

The board was again presented last Tuesday with the proposed overlay amendment that would modernize zoning in the area that stretches from First Street to Woodlawn Avenue.

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Pittsfield Community Development Sees Tyler Zoning Amendment

The board heard a presentation from City Planner CJ Hoss on Tuesday night and signed off on some changes that would modernize zoning in that area and create more flexibility.

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Former Royal Cleaners in Pittsfield Now Eyed For Marijuana Business

The former Royal Cleaners is now eyed to be repurposed for marijuana retail, cultivation, and manufacturing company. The Zoning Board of Appeals granted a special permit for EOS Farm LLC. to operate there. The plan is to use the majority of the building for cultivation and manufacturing of marijuana products and then use 600 square feet of frontage for retail.

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New Incubator Space Opens On Tyler Street

A new incubator space for the Morningside area is now open. The Tyler Street Lab is now open at 730 Tyler Street. The building houses offices of a number of community organizations and serves as a one-stop shop for people to access whatever they need, whether that be business assistance or community services.

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