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bridge_tour-848x450Open Houses to Highlight William Stanley Business Park
August 16, 2016 PITTSFIELD –
The Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA) will host three Open House events, on August 24, August 31, and September 14 at the William Stanley Business Park, to showcase the park’s developable building sites. Download complete press release.  


bridge_ribbon-848x450Dedication Ceremony to Celebrate the Reopening of the Woodlawn Bridge
June 23, 2016 PITTSFIELD –
Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA) and the City of Pittsfield will host a community dedication ceremony at the William Stanley Business Park on Monday, June 27, to celebrate the opening of the new Woodlawn Bridge. Download complete press release.  


woodlawnDeveloper Announces Woodlawn Crossing Project at Old GE Site Hundreds of Jobs and Significant Revenue for Pittsfield
June 15, 2016 PITTSFIELD –
Waterstone Retail Development has announced Woodlawn Crossing, a complete redevelopment of the Teens Parcel of the former GE property at the William Stanley Business Park. Download complete press release.  


peda_mtg2PEDA Board Approves LOI with Waterstone
June 15, 2016 PITTSFIELD –
Today’s approval by PEDA of a Letter of Intent with Waterstone Retail is a necessary first step in the process that allows Waterstone the opportunity to pursue development of the site, including submitting applications to the appropriate boards and departments in the City of Pittsfield for consideration of necessary permitting and approvals that will be required for this project. Download complete press release.  


rodjane_bioconnex2Rod Jané to speak at Capital Region Commercialization of Life Sciences Innovation Day June 5, 2014 PITTSFIELD – Rod Jané, President of New England Expansion Strategies, and consultant for the City of Pittsfield’s Life Science Initiative, has been invited to be a panelist at the 3rd Annual Capital Region Commercialization of Life Sciences Innovation Day on Friday, June 6, 2014. Download complete press release.  


lifescience_renderingPittsfield Secures $9.7 Million Grant to Build a Life Sciences Innovation Center May 20, 2014 PITTSFIELD – Governor Deval Patrick and the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) today announced approval of a $9.7 million capital grant to the City of Pittsfield for construction of a new 20,000 square foot Life Sciences “innovation center” in the William Stanley Business Park. Download complete press release.


ac-on-benchDedication Celebrates Pittsfield’s Silver Lake Walkway May 16, 2014 PITTSFIELD – Mayor Daniel L. Bianchi and the Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA) will dedicate the recently completed Silver Lake Walkway, between East and Fourth Streets, on Friday, May 23 at 10 a.m. Download complete press release.  


ac-on-benchPEDA Sweetens Its Sales Pitch March 13, 2014 PITTSFIELD – As suitors have for generations, the Pittsfield Economic Development Authority is hoping a special box of chocolates will help them to win the heart of their intended. Download complete press release.    


$2 Million Incentive Could Bring MBTA Car Makers to Pittsfield February 12, 2014 PITTSFIELD – 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). Download complete press release.


PEDA awarded $55,000 for life sciences research project focused on regional growth Massachusetts Life Sciences Center Board approves state funding for project June 26, 2013 PITTSFIELD – 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 Stanley Business Park in Pittsfield, MA. Download complete press release.


PEDA Releases 2012 Annual Report March 7, 2013 PITTSFIELDDownload Report


PEDA Board Expands to Eleven to Begin 2013 Mayor brings new expertise in support of Pittsfield Economic Development Authority’s mission February 1, 2013 PITTSFIELD – The Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA), the quasi-public agency created to redevelop and manage the William Stanley Business Park, has added five new members of the city’s business community to its Board of Directors. Download complete press release.


William Stanley Business Park Open for Business Innovative Industrial Site Exemplifies Public-Private Partnerships and Green Builds June 15, 2012 PITTSFIELD – Named for one of the country’s most prolific inventors, the William Stanley Business Park in Pittsfield, Mass. is open for business, and aims to continue the legacy of innovation left by its namesake. This milestone was celebrated this week with the dedication of a new building occupied by MountainOne Financial Services. Download complete press release.


New Development for William Stanley Business Park December 21, 2011 PITTSFIELD – Needham-based Waterstone Retail Development announced that lease negotiations are underway with the Pittsfield Economic Development Authority (PEDA) for construction of a 170,000 square foot complex that would create a symbiotic connection for the William Stanley Business Park with the Morningside neighborhood. Download complete press release.


Ownership of Woodlawn Avenue Transfers to PEDA December 15, 2011 PITTSFIELD – Pittsfield Economic Development Authority’s (PEDA) Executive Director, Corydon Thurston, announced today that he and Michael Carroll, Manager of Environmental Programs at the General Electric Company (GE), have executed the closing documents necessary to transfer ownership of the southern portion of Woodlawn Avenue from GE to PEDA. Download complete press release.


Action Ambulance Service Desires PEDA Site for New Regional Headquarters November 10, 2011 PITTSFIELD – Pittsfield Economic Development Authority’s (PEDA) Executive Director, Corydon Thurston announced today that he has executed a “Letter of Intent” (LOI) with Action Ambulance Service to build a new 17,000 square foot regional headquarters facility in the William Stanley Business Park. Download complete press release.