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MAY/JUNE 2017

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.

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MAR/APR 2017

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.

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JAN/FEB 2017

BRPC’s Mission and Vision, Economic Development Planning, Ageism, Rural Policy Advisory Committee, Complete Streets Construction, Recreational Marijuana, Economic Development District Designation, FFY2018-2022 TIP Schedule, Housing Development Training, Calendar

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NOV/DEC 2016

Egremont, Dalton, and Hinsdale Finalize Complete Streets Prioritization Plans, Community Justice Workshop Brings Berkshire County Partners Together, Municipal Small Bridge Funding Program, BRPC’s 50th Anniversary – Tribute to Staff and Looking Forward, Age Friendly Berkshires Action Plan, Green Community Funding, Welcome to Our New Senior Planner, Bill Compton, Water Quality Assessment Award, Calendar

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SEPT/OCT 2016

BRPC Public Health Program Engages in Another Successful Flu Vaccination Season, Municipal Modernization: Are You Ready? Sheffield and Great Barrington Receive FY16 Community Development Block Grant, Age Friendly Berkshires: Aging in Place, Medication & Syringe Disposal Locations in Berkshire County, BRPC’s 50th Anniversary: A Tribute to BRPC’s Chairs, Past and Present, 2016 Legislative Session – Zoning Act Changes, 2016 Legislative Session – Economic Development & Municipal Modernization Bills, MPO Adopts Public Participation Plan, ADA Transition Plans Encouraged for All Communities, Turnpike Toll & Fare Public Hearing

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July/August 2016

BRPC Celebrates 50th Anniversary at May Commission Meeting; Land Use Reform Law Passes the Senate; Sandisfield Adopts Master Plan; Berkshire County Burn Permits; Tennessee Gas Withdraws Application for Proposed NED; Health Impact Assessment for Egremont Complete Streets Project; Berkshires Awarded $900,000 in EPA Brownfields Grants; BRPC 50th Year—Highlighting the Accomplishments of BRPC’s First Fifty Years; Announcing the Designation of U.S. Bicycle Route 7; BRPC Offices Changes; Several Towns Approve Zoning Changes; Farewell to Brian Domina; Calendar

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