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Berkshire Eagle
$475,000 grant to help Pittsfield, five other communities across Mass.highlighted the important work that the city teams have done, and continue to d
$475,000 grant to help Pittsfield, five other communities across Mass.
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 5 days ago
highlighted the important work that the city teams have done, and continue to do, to enhance their communities," said MassDevelopment CEO Marty Jones. "I think I can speak for the jury when I say that we're all looking forward to seeing the... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Theatre at the Mount receives state grant for renovations | July 22, 2016Fund to update its sound system. The Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund, a
Theatre at the Mount receives state grant for renovations | July 22, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 8 days ago
Fund to update its sound system. The Massachusetts Cultural Facilities Fund, administered through a partnership between MassDevelopment and the Massachusetts Cultural Council, fosters the growth of the creative economy by supporting building... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Officials in private huddle over Mass. military installationswe’re working to help promote and strengthen all of our military installations
Officials in private huddle over Mass. military installations
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
we’re working to help promote and strengthen all of our military installations in the commonwealth,” Marty Jones, CEO of MassDevelopment, told the News Service after leaving the meeting, which was not an open meeting. Asked whether the meeting... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State officials huddle with feds on status of Mass. military installationswe're working to help promote and strengthen all of our military installations
State officials huddle with feds on status of Mass. military installations
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
we're working to help promote and strengthen all of our military installations in the commonwealth," Marty Jones, CEO of MassDevelopment, told the News Service after leaving the meeting, which was not an open meeting. Asked whether the meeting... Read more
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Boston Globe
Wanted: Mass. economic success beyond Bostonstate government, the Massachusetts Competitive Partnership and several foundat
Wanted: Mass. economic success beyond Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
state government, the Massachusetts Competitive Partnership and several foundations. State Senate President Stan Rosenberg, MassDevelopment CEO Marty Jones and Jay Ash, Governor Charlie Baker’s economic development secretary, were among those on... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Planners tour Hilltowns for Community Compacta day of driving. (Photo by Amy Porter/The Westfield News) HUNTINGTON, Mass. (
Planners tour Hilltowns for Community Compact
WWLP Springfield / Posted 14 days ago
a day of driving. (Photo by Amy Porter/The Westfield News) HUNTINGTON, Mass. (The Westfield News) – Representatives from MassDevelopment, Elan Planning/Design/Landscape Architecture and the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) joined Gateway... Read more
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Boston Globe
A deal to buy two warehouses for GE’s future HQ is moving forwardElectric’s future headquarters is moving forward, with construction work starti
A deal to buy two warehouses for GE’s future HQ is moving forward
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
Electric’s future headquarters is moving forward, with construction work starting as early as this fall. The board of MassDevelopment, the quasi-public economic development agency, on Thursday authorized the purchase of the six-story,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
7 new facilities in WMass to care for people with disabilitiesCHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – MassDevelopment has issued $21,170,000 tax exempt bond
7 new facilities in WMass to care for people with disabilities
WWLP Springfield / Posted 15 days ago
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – MassDevelopment has issued $21,170,000 tax exempt bond on behalf of CIL Realty of Massachusetts Incoporated, a nonprofit provider of independent living opportunities for people with developmental disabilities. The company is... Read more
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Boston Globe
House-hunting in Greater Boston? Good luck.now the chief executive of cranberry giant A.D. Makepeace Co. and previous pres
House-hunting in Greater Boston? Good luck.
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
now the chief executive of cranberry giant A.D. Makepeace Co. and previous president of the state economic agency, MassDevelopment, said the housing shortage might keep young professionals from settling in the Boston area. “All of a sudden... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Sales tax holiday bypassed as House approves $915M jobs billand success.” The House also approved $45 million in funding for the Transforma
Sales tax holiday bypassed as House approves $915M jobs bill
WWLP Springfield / Posted 21 days ago
and success.” The House also approved $45 million in funding for the Transformative Development Fund, administered by MassDevelopment to stimulate development in the state’s Gateway Cities. The bill would also add fantasy sports to the list... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Business community honors retiring MWCC president | July 8, 2016Union, RCAP Solutions, Perkins, Fidelity Bank, GVNA Healthcare, Inc, Lynde Hard
Business community honors retiring MWCC president | July 8, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 22 days ago
Union, RCAP Solutions, Perkins, Fidelity Bank, GVNA Healthcare, Inc, Lynde Hardware & Supply, C.M. Chartier Contracting, MassDevelopment, Gervais Ford, Apple Valley Center, IC Federal Credit Union, The Shine Initiative, Enterprise Bank, the Boys... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Town of Orange launches crowdfunding campaign for a “pocket park”GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – MassDevelopment announced a new campaign on Tuesday
Town of Orange launches crowdfunding campaign for a “pocket park”
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – MassDevelopment announced a new campaign on Tuesday to help get a park built in Orange. They will be supporting the town of Orange and their crowdfunding efforts to get the park built. This means the town will have to raise... Read more
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Boston Globe
Without legislation, robotic cars can’t be tested on Mass. roadscars. “We want Devens to be the center of the development of this industry,” s
Without legislation, robotic cars can’t be tested on Mass. roads
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
cars. “We want Devens to be the center of the development of this industry,” said Kezer, senior vice president of MassDevelopment, the state-funded economic development agency that manages Devens. “And we have the space to do it.” There’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Crowdgranting’ now available for public projects in Mass.creating a giant inflatable head of Lionel Richie (it happened), crowdfunding h
‘Crowdgranting’ now available for public projects in Mass.
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
creating a giant inflatable head of Lionel Richie (it happened), crowdfunding has helped many ventures become reality. Now MassDevelopment, a quasi-public economic development state agency, is introducing “crowdgranting,” a spinoff of crowdfunding... Read more
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Boston Globe
General Electric details Boston HQ space in letterto the letter, those uses will include a coffee bar, a museum, and a co-working
General Electric details Boston HQ space in letter
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
to the letter, those uses will include a coffee bar, a museum, and a co-working area. Officials recently announced that MassDevelopment, the state’s economic development arm, will own the two Necco buildings and lease them to GE. The state’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
GE’s headquarters in Boston will be bigger than expectedentire three-building project would be built on a 2.5-acre site that GE is buyi
GE’s headquarters in Boston will be bigger than expected
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
entire three-building project would be built on a 2.5-acre site that GE is buying from Procter & Gamble’s Gillette campus. MassDevelopment would eventually own the two older buildings, allowing state funds to be used to improve the site. The brick... Read more
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