Housie school developers seek 6-month extension

Housie school developers seek 6-month extension

GREAT BARRINGTON — The selectboard has granted Grayhouse partners a six-month extension for the Housatonic School project in terms of gathering funding. Grayhouse partners entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the town last year to investigate the project, a mixed use development, intended to provide business and community space and affordable housing, as well […]

Stockbridge continues to look at economic development ideas

STOCKBRIDGE — After receiving a AA-plus bond rating from Standard & Poor, the town has been looking at what it can do to get that ever-coveted AAA bond rating. AAA is the highest rating S&P gives out, and in Berkshire County, the only two towns who have received that honor are Lenox and Great Barrington. […]

Eagle Mill developers shows updated plans to town leaders

Eagle Mill developers shows updated plans to town leaders

LEE — The Eagle Mill Redevelopment LLC plans for a $60- to $80-million project that will include affordable housing, a riverfront office building, a boutique hotel, adapted mercantile space, restaurant spaces and more in the spaces of the town’s historic papermaking mill. Current plans call for construction to begin in November 2019 and end by […]

Developers detail plans for Manville mixed-use project

Developers detail plans for Manville mixed-use project

GREAT BARRINGTON — A new mixed-use development at 21 – 28 Manville Street is set to bring another 47 apartment units, a commercial storefront and a walkable landscaped courtyard into town, but some of their neighbors to-be are concerned about extra traffic and disruption. The development consists of three buildings and 2.15 acres of land. […]

Maple Avenue property home to Fairview Rehab Center sold at auction for $1.330 million; medical services to remain

Maple Avenue property home to Fairview Rehab Center sold at auction for $1.330 million; medical services to remain

By Cory Willey GREAT BARRINGTON — The Maple Avenue property which houses Fairview Hospital’s Outpatient Rehabilitation Center has been sold at auction, but the new landlord promises that the tenant and its clients need not worry: The medical facility is here to stay. “I’m thrilled that they’re the tenants, that’s why I bought the building,” […]