city charter review

New England News
6:34 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Pittsfield to Operate Under New Charter

The city of Pittsfield, Massachusetts is now operating under a new charter.

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New England News
12:34 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Pittsfield Voters To Decide on Charter, City Council and School Board

Tuesday’s elections in Pittsfield, Massachusetts will include a new proposed city charter, city council races and the current mayor running unopposed.

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New England News
6:40 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Voting Booth Next Step for Pittsfield City Charter

When Pittsfield residents head to the voting booths in November, there will be an item on the ballot voters haven’t seen in the city in more than 80 years.

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New England News
4:28 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Pittsfield's Push For Revised City Charter Gets First Green Light From Lawmakers

At a recent legislative hearing, Pittsfield’s plan for a new city charter was given a favorable recommendation by a group of Massachusetts lawmakers.

Among those who testified to the state legislature’s Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government Tuesday in support of a bill that would allow Pittsfield to pursue a new city charter were State Senator Benjamin Downing, State Representative Tricia Farley-Bouvier, State Representative Paul Mark, and Pittsfield Mayor Dan Bianchi.

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