Egremont appoints 2 delegates to schools consolidation panel

Egremont appoints 2 delegates to schools consolidation panel

EGREMONT—The neighboring school districts of Berkshire Hills and Southern Berkshire have made it clear that formal discussions of a potential district merger will begin this fall. Currently, municipalities are selecting representatives who will have a seat at the table in the town-centric conversations toward consolidation. In Egremont, George McGurn, current select board chairman, and Tom […]

Southern school district letter welcomes consolidation talks

Southern school district letter welcomes consolidation talks

SHEFFIELD — In an attempt to create a unified response, the five towns that make up the Southern Berkshire Regional School District will send a letter with their intentions of entering potential merger discussions with the Berkshire Hills Regional School District. Representatives from Alford, Egremont, New Marlborough, Monterey and Sheffield came together for a roundtable […]