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MAY/JUNE 2016

2016 DLTA Project Selections, Nat’l Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit,Aging in Place Forums a Success, Age Friendly Berkshires Receives Award, BRPC 50th Year—Founding and Early Work, Berkshire Communities Support USBR 7, Section 319 Nonpoint Source Grant Program, Hepatitis C and the Opioid Crisis—Public Health Seminar, BRPC offering Spontaneous Volunteer Management System Trainings and Calendar

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March/April 2016

Aging in Place in the Berkshires, Federal FAST Act Outlines Transportation Priorities, Comprehensive Planning in the Berkshires—Update, BRPC 50th Year—Berkshire County 1966, CDBG —2016 Update, Donate to Berkshires Tomorrow through Amazon Smile, BRPC Work Anniversaries, 5th Thursday Dinner—Designing for Complete Streets and Calendar Events.

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Jan/Feb 2016

Complete Streets Funding, Thanksgiving Angel, Donations, Pipeline Update,DLTA 2015 Overview, Working Cities Grant,Awarded, BRPC Celebrates 50thYear!, Flu Vaccination Season Overview, Like BRPC and the BOAPC on Facebook! ,Active Shooter Symposium and Calendar Events.

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Nov/Dec 2015

Tennessee Gas NED Pipeline Update, FERC issues EA for CT Expansion Pipeline Project, Berkshire Online Health Permitting, BRPC Receives Brownfield Funding, DLTA Funding Available, Annual Dinner Highlights, New Grant Opportunities, EPA Rest of River Update, Hellos and Goodbyes and Calendar Events.

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Sept/October 2015

Tennessee Gas Northeast Energy Direct Pipeline Update, Community Compact, Climate Change Adaptions—Berkshire County 2015, Great Barrington Awarded $842,569 in CDBG Funding, Planning Board Resource Guide Now Available, Municipal Conflict Resolution Needs Survey, Did Your Sign Bylaw Survive the Supreme Court’s Decision in Reed v. Town of Gilbert? Seeking Licensed Contractors for the Great Barrington-Sheffield Housing Rehabilitation Program,Hellos and Goodbyes and Invitation to Annual Dinner.

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July/August 2015

In this issue: Northeast Energy Direct Gas Pipeline FERC Scoping Period and Public Hearing, Tufts Age-Friendly Grant Received, Healthy Community Design in the Berkshires, Comprehensive Planning “Renaissance”?, Draft Transportation Plans Available for Review, Seeking Licensed Contractors for the Great Barrington-Sheffield Housing Rehabilitation Program, Farewell to Transportation Planner Douglas Plachcinski, Jennifer Kimball Nominated for Neighborly Award

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