John Rogers of Berkshire Health Systems moderated a panel discussion with Sherrif Bowler, Chief Wynn, Mayors Tyer and Alcombright, Rep. Neal, film producer Lise King, RSYP Director Ananda Timpane, Dr. Sabo of BMC, & Christine MacBeth of the Brien Center
Traded stories with 105-year-old Peg Stearns on the steps of The Technical High School where she graduated in 1928 and I graduated in 1967.
Presented the findings from a federal rail study showing the viability of rail connecting east/west and north/south.
With Mayor Will Reichelt, State Representative Mike Finn and West Springfield Fire Chief William Flaherty to announce a federal grant for the fire department used for general upkeep of the vehicles.
Met with Worthington Fire Chief Kyle Challet. The town fire department was the recipient of a $98,000 federal grant that will be used to update their air pack equipment and other life-saving gear.