Until December 15, the Massachusetts Broadband Institute (MBI) is accepting comments on two draft plans they will soon submit to the federal government
The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC) is soliciting eligible projects from its member communities to receive technical assistance under the 2024 District Local Technical Assistance (DLTA) program. Under this program, BRPC staff provides technical assistance to communities, at no cost to the community, on eligible projects. Full solicitation. Click here for a DLTA 24 Fillable Application due Friday, January 26, 2024.
The final report of the Western Massachusetts Passenger Rail Commission, prepared by the Co-Chairs, Representative Straus and Senator Crighton, has been released.
The Pittsfield City Council received an update on a digital equity study underway in the community.
Nominations for the Kusik Award that recognizes projects, groups, or individuals who have made outstanding contributions to planning in Berkshire County are being sought.
The Massachusetts Executive Office of Economic Development (EOED) is creating a new economic development plan for the state & will be conducting a Regional Planning Session tour in spring and summer of 2023. A Berkshire session is in the process of being scheduled.
CPTC Webinar Series, Introduction to the Zoning Act
Tuesday, May 23, 5:30 pm
This is a great opportunity for newly elected Planning Board members. The Spring – Summer CPTC Webinar Series begins with the workshop, Introduction to the Zoning Act. This workshop is aimed at newer Planning Board and Board of Appeals members
Governor Healey has signed the supplemental, combined spending and borrowing bill into law. With its passing, municipal governments and other public entities are able to continue holding meetings remotely and in hybrid formats until March 31, 2025.