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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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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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