BRPC seeks photographer services to capture images of various outdoor recreational activities in the Berkshires that will be featured on a pending outdoor recreation website for Berkshire County. BRPC may also utilize the imagery
BRPC staff and members of the CEDS Committee are currently developing the next Berkshire County Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS), to be effective from 2023 through 2027. Through November 12, 2022, a DRAFT is available for public comment here:
The U.S. Department of Commerce will give the center $914,465 over two years to establish a “manufacturing academy” that’s meant to spur growth, and jobs, in that business sector.
Tony Dobrowolski, The Berkshire Eagle, July 26, 2022
Berkshire Regional Planning Commission, on behalf of the Berkshire CEDS Committee, is soliciting Priority Project submissions for the 2023-2027 CEDS. More information about the 2023-2027 Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy is available on the BRPC website.
Please save the dates and register using the link below. In each session, state officials will join us to talk about municipal cybersecurity grants, the influx of federal broadband money, climate resiliency opportunities, water and sewer infrastructure funding,
BRPC has received a Travel & Tourism Recovery Grant from the Mass Office of Travel and Tourism (MOTT) to conduct a digital retargeting, social media, and e-mail lead generation marketing campaign. BRPC is seeking a qualified digital marketing service provider to conduct the campaign in partnership with BRPC, 1Berkshire, and a range of regional tourism partners.
Designation recognizes region’s openness to new approaches to improving economic conditions.
Laura Brennan for Berkshire Trade & Commerce, March 2022
On December 31, Governor Baker signed into law Chapter 257 of the Acts of 2020, which makes important changes to summary process rules and procedures that will be in effect until the end of the COVID-19 state of emergency.
Funding Municipal Water & Sewer Infrastructure in Small Towns: A Discussion with MVP, MassWorks, and MEMA
The session will focus primarily on the Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) program, MassWorks Infrastructure Program, and the Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) program.
BRPC is soliciting eligible projects from its member communities to receive technical assistance under the 2021 District Local Technical Assistance (DLTA) program.