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The Downtown Pittsfield Farmers Market is offering low-income senior citizens and WIC recipients double their money at the weekly fair.

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Pittsfield’s four-story Hotel on North is set to open Monday complete with a restaurant, bar and retail store.

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This summer, if you break parking laws in the city of Pittsfield, you’ll have to shell out more to cover fines.

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Pittsfield’s street festivals known as 3rd Thursdays are being revamped this year in hopes of highlighting downtown’s permanent fixtures.

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Community leaders and members of the media toured the Hotel on North construction in downtown Pittsfield, Massachusetts Thursday.

Two economic development agencies in Berkshire County, Mass. are under new leadership.

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The construction of a boutique hotel touted as a key part of revitalizing downtown Pittsfield, Mass. has caused two neighboring restaurants to close while work is ongoing.

City of Pittsfield

Pittsfield is looking to engage and use its teenagers to create a vibrant downtown and atmosphere for youth.

The city of Pittsfield is reforming its youth commission, inactive over the past five years. Pittsfield is seeking applications from teenagers 14 to 18 to serve on what could be a 21-person committee, according to Mayor Dan Bianchi.

“The youth commission is intended to bring the thoughts of young people to light and give them a voice in government,” said Bianchi.

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The city of Pittsfield is looking into collaborative options for police foot patrols in its downtown.

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Designers have released plans for the next phase of Pittsfield’s downtown reconstruction.

Jon Dietrich of the firm Fuss & O’Neill is heading up Phase 3 of Pittsfield’s Streetscape Master Plan, which began in 2005.