Becket rolls out municipally-owned EV charging stations

Becket rolls out municipally-owned EV charging stations

BECKET — Chris Swindlehurst says his next car most likely won’t run on gasoline. Instead, the Becket Select Board member will take advantage of Berkshire County’s first municipally-owned electric charging stations. The two electric vehicle (EV) charging stations have been installed as part of a collaboration with Springfield-based Eversource Energy and the town. James Cater, […]

Mass Pike interchange discussions return to Becket, Otis

Mass Pike interchange discussions return to Becket, Otis

BECKET — From Boston to Seattle, Interstate 90 serves as the longest highway in the nation, spanning more than 3,000 miles from coast to coast. Locally, a 30-mile stretch from Exit 2 in Lee to Exit 3 in Westfield marks the longest span of the highway between exits without an interruption. Traveling west from Exit […]