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Jan / Feb 2018
Complete Streets Project Updates, Determination of Need Changes, BRPC Awarded EEA Grants, Shared Planner Program, 5TH Thursday, Family Reunification Plan Template, Housing Choice Initiative, New Senior Planner for Community and Economic Development—Laura Brennan, Community Compacts, Calendar
Nov / Dec 2017
Age Friendly Berkshires Publishes Action Plan, USDA Awards Farmers Market Promotion Program Grant to BRPC and Project Partners - Berkshire Farm & Table and Alchemy Initiative, New Public Health Nurse—Elizabeth Maschmeyer, New Transportation Planner—Justin Gilmore, New Planner—Wil Sikula, Disaster Vulnerability Preparedness, DHCD Undersecretary Chrystal Kornegay, New Planner—Peg McDonough, New Senior Planner—Chris Gruba, New Community Development Program Associate—Rebecca Haight and calendar
Sept / Oct 2017
Model Access Management Bylaws Now Available to Communities, Massachusetts Rural Policy Advisory Commission, Yoga and Mindfulness for Recovery, New Transportation Plans Adopted, Save the Date for Implementing Best Practices: A Statewide Conference for Municipal Officials and Staff, Short Term Housing Rentals, Becket Housing Rehabilitation Program,Getting a ride has gotten a lot easier! and calendar.
Berkshires Awarded $1.1M in EPA Brownfields Grants, Berkshire Opioid Abuse Prevention Collaborative-Year in Review, Municipal Vulnerability—Preparedness Designation and Grant Program, How to Help Update the State Bicycle Plan!, 2017 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS), Age Friendly Berkshires Updates, Cheshire Completes Master Plan and Calendar
Potential Impacts of the Federal Budget on BRPC Programs, Berkshire Benchmarks: Young Adults in the Berkshires, Update: Rest of River Cleanup, Nonpoint Source Pollution Competitive Grant Program, Green Communities Technical Assistance, Commonwealth Woodstove Change-Out Program, MA Planning Directors Conference, Municipal ADA Improvement Grant Program, Housing the Berkshires: How to Create Housing for Everybody, FFY 2018-2022 Transportation Improvement Program, Northern Berkshire Community Coalition: Transportation Forum, Bay State Bike Week and Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Opening, Historic Preservation Workshops in Stockbridge, Calendar.
District Local Technical Assistance Projects Selected, Complete Streets Update, Board of Health Online Permitting, Award Announcement : National Aging and Disability Transportation Center, Age Friendly Berkshires Action Plan and Public Comment Sessions, Save the Date for the 2017 MAPD Conference!, Berkshire Opioid Abuse Prevention Collaborative: Strengthening the Capacity of the Berkshire County Recovery Community, MassDOT Welcomes Input on Capital Investment Plan Using New Online Tool, FFY2018-2022 TIP Schedule, CPTC Annual Spring Conference and Calendar.