Egremont selectmen question legality of closing town school

Egremont  selectmen question legality of closing town school

EGREMONT — The town’s Board of Selectmen has decided to seek advice from legal counsel before proceeding on the Southern Berkshire School Committee’s proposed plan to suspend the elementary program at the South Egremont Schoolhouse. News of the proposed suspension comes just months after the town approved approximately $250,000 in repairs and upgrades to the […]

So. Egremont School to undergo an estimated $200,000 in major repairs

So. Egremont School to undergo an estimated $200,000 in major repairs

EGREMONT — The South Egremont School will undergo an estimated $200,000 in repairs in the coming months, primarily to replace the historic building’s foundation. The building will need to be raised eight inches higher than it currently stands, and the foundation will be fully replaced as well as the doors within the building, according to […]