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$2M incentive could bring MBTA car makers to Pittsfield

February 12, 2014 The Pittsfield City Council voted unanimously last evening to approve a $1 million allocation, matching $1 million already offered by the Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA), to entice manufacturers bidding to build rail cars for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). Councilors also indicated their willingness to consider furnishing additional incentives. Massachusetts […]

PEDA awarded $55,000 for life sciences research project focused on regional growth

For Immediate Release Date: June 26, 2013 Contacts: Angus McQuilken, Massachusetts Life Sciences Center 617-921-7749 or amcquilken@masslifesciences.com Corydon Thurston, Pittsfield Economic Development Authority 413-494-7332, Cell: 413-770-7922 or cthurston@williamstanleybp.com PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) announced today the approval of a $55,000 capital planning grant to support a research project at the William […]

A $30 million retail complex with 200 jobs for Pittsfield

January 25, 2013 Tony Dobrowolski, Berkshire Eagle PITTSFIELD — A Needham-based developer has made a second pitch to put a retail center in the William Stanley Business Park, a $30 million complex that would be slightly bigger than what had been proposed originally. Waterstone Retail Development has proposed the construction of a 200,000-square-foot building occupied […]