The Berkshire Eagle
The Pittsfield City Council received an update on a digital equity study underway in the community.
The forthcoming outdoor recreation website is projected to inspire and sustain increased growth in the outdoor recreation sector of the Berkshire economy and community.
Elizabeth Nelson, Berkshire Edge
Berkshire Regional Planning Commission is pleased to announce the promotions of three staff members Marie Brady, Seth Jenkins, and Jaymie Zapata to Senior Planners and the appointment of Laura Brennan as Assistant Director.
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
Designation recognizes region’s openness to new approaches to improving economic conditions.
Laura Brennan for Berkshire Trade & Commerce, March 2022
Taking stock of and appreciating our wins alongside our challenges.
By Jonathan Butler
December 20, 2021
By Laura Brennan for Berkshire Trade & Commerce July 2021
We’ve all grown weary of quite a few phrases over the last year or so – social distancing, PPE, and Zoom etiquette, just to name a few – but a pandemic platitude that will be particularly good to see fade away is “pivot.”
The Berkshire Regional Planning Commission has received $842,522 in federal CARES Act money to develop a program to provide technical assistance to area businesses and municipalities recovering from the economic disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic and better prepare them for similar events.