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Boston Globe
Hydroponics operation takes root in Mass.Annual revenue for Harvest Power is about $150 million. He started Little Leaf
Hydroponics operation takes root in Mass.
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Annual revenue for Harvest Power is about $150 million. He started Little Leaf Farms in Devens on 14 acres purchased from MassDevelopment with $4.5 million in financing from the state agency and his own money and began delivering the packaged... Read more
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Boston Globe
Curry College receives $10m bond to help update and expand facilitiesits science building and create a new learning commons with help from a nearly
Curry College receives $10m bond to help update and expand facilities
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
its science building and create a new learning commons with help from a nearly $10 million tax-exempt bond issued by MassDevelopment, a state agency that finances projects across the Commonwealth to stimulate economic growth. The updated... Read more
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NBC News
Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxisbe collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, sai
Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxis
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
be collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, said Mark Sternman, a spokesman for the state's MassDevelopment agency, which will be in charge of the money. Riders and drivers will not see the fee because the law bars... Read more
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8d
Fortune
Massachusetts Plans to Tax Uber, Lyft to Subsidize Taxisbe collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, sai
Massachusetts Plans to Tax Uber, Lyft to Subsidize Taxis
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
be collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, said Mark Sternman, a spokesman for the state’s MassDevelopment agency, which will be in charge of the money. Riders and drivers will not see the fee because the law bars... Read more
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8d
Newsmax
Massachusetts to Tax Ride-Hailing Apps, Give Money to Taxisbe collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, sai
Massachusetts to Tax Ride-Hailing Apps, Give Money to Taxis
Newsmax / Posted 8 days ago
be collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, said Mark Sternman, a spokesman for the state's MassDevelopment agency, which will be in charge of the money. Riders and drivers will not see the fee because the law bars... Read more
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8d
Raw Story
Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxisbe collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, sai
Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxis
Raw Story / Posted 8 days ago
be collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, said Mark Sternman, a spokesman for the state’s MassDevelopment agency, which will be in charge of the money. Riders and drivers will not see the fee because the law bars... Read more
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8d
Reuters
Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxisbe collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, sai
Massachusetts to tax ride-hailing apps, give the money to taxis
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
be collected and a plan for how it will be spent still need to be drawn up, said Mark Sternman, a spokesman for the state's MassDevelopment agency, which will be in charge of the money. Riders and drivers will not see the fee because the law bars... Read more
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9d
Boston Globe
A nickel for your thoughts on how to make taxis bettercompetition.” Except that now, they are. The money is going to be collected by
A nickel for your thoughts on how to make taxis better
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
competition.” Except that now, they are. The money is going to be collected by the state economic development agency MassDevelopment, and it’s going to be spent on something. This past week, I asked people for ideas on how it could be spent... Read more
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Lowell Sun
With film tax credit intact, cameras will roll at Devensto the Department of Revenue's report. Byers could not provide specific estimat
With film tax credit intact, cameras will roll at Devens
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
to the Department of Revenue's report. Byers could not provide specific estimates of the jobs created at Devens. However, MassDevelopment, which manages the studio's property on the former U.S. Army base, said in May that the studio's $198,105 in... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
A new “pocket park” to be built in Orange“pocket park” soon in downtown Orange. That’s a small park built on a small pi
A new “pocket park” to be built in Orange
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 days ago
“pocket park” soon in downtown Orange. That’s a small park built on a small piece of property, possibly between buildings. MassDevelopment and the town of Orange launched a crowdfunding campaign to build a new pocket park back in June. The town had... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Governor Baker signs bill regulating Uber, Lyft, othersto the municipality where a passenger is picked up, five cents to the state Dep
Governor Baker signs bill regulating Uber, Lyft, others
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
to the municipality where a passenger is picked up, five cents to the state Department of Transportation and five cents to MassDevelopment for grants to help the taxi and livery industries improve technology and provide workforce development for... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Governor Baker signs bill regulating Uber, Lyft, othersto the municipality where a passenger is picked up, five cents to the state Dep
Governor Baker signs bill regulating Uber, Lyft, others
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 22 days ago
to the municipality where a passenger is picked up, five cents to the state Department of Transportation and five cents to MassDevelopment for grants to help the taxi and livery industries improve technology and provide workforce development for... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Ride-hail bill signed by Gov. Baker with new fee to benefit infrastructure, taxisto the municipality where a passenger is picked up, five cents to the state Dep
Ride-hail bill signed by Gov. Baker with new fee to benefit infrastructure, taxis
WWLP Springfield / Posted 22 days ago
to the municipality where a passenger is picked up, five cents to the state Department of Transportation and five cents to MassDevelopment for grants to help the taxi and livery industries improve technology and provide workforce development for... Read more
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Boston Herald
GE's bold design brings HQ to lifefor Gillette-owned land that GE plans to buy for an undisclosed price. Construc
GE's bold design brings HQ to life
Boston Herald / Posted 26 days ago
for Gillette-owned land that GE plans to buy for an undisclosed price. Construction is expected to start early next year. MassDevelopment will buy the two existing brick buildings at 5 and 6 Necco Court and lease them to GE, which will spend $80... Read more
26d
Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire legislators pleased with late-session votesfunding the Legislature had put in its version of the $39.1 billion state budge
Berkshire legislators pleased with late-session votes
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 26 days ago
funding the Legislature had put in its version of the $39.1 billion state budget to benefit the arts and tourism, the MassDevelopment Transformative Development Initiative program, which includes a multi-year on-going project in the... Read more
26d
Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Legislature reaches deal on Logan, BCEC ride-hailing servicesto the state Department of Transportation -- dedicated in both cases to infrast
Legislature reaches deal on Logan, BCEC ride-hailing services
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 26 days ago
to the state Department of Transportation -- dedicated in both cases to infrastructure improvements. Five cents would go to MassDevelopment for grants to help the taxi and livery industries improve their technology and provide workforce development... Read more
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27d
Boston Herald
Legislature reaches deal on Logan, BCEC ride-hailing servicesto the state Department of Transportation — dedicated in both cases to infrastr
Legislature reaches deal on Logan, BCEC ride-hailing services
Boston Herald / Posted 27 days ago
to the state Department of Transportation — dedicated in both cases to infrastructure improvements. Five cents would go to MassDevelopment for grants to help the taxi and livery industries improve their technology and provide workforce development... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Tyler Street TDI Fellow wants to enhance already strong support for Morningside revitalizationof Pittsfield and with the needs and aspirations of its business and residentia
Tyler Street TDI Fellow wants to enhance already strong support for Morningside revitalization
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 27 days ago
of Pittsfield and with the needs and aspirations of its business and residential stakeholders. Working in the city through MassDevelopment's TDI program, Sedzro began full-time in May on the long-term revitalization effort — along with project... Read more

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