City of Pittsfield Unveils

As we know, a stable economy is fundamental to the well-being of the region, and especially in Pittsfield, as the largest city and the county seat of Berkshire County.  They have launched a new website,, to try to promote bringing new business to the region or assisting with expansion of existing businesses. There are 4 main categories that they are offering assistance …

  • START a BUSINESS: free business advice, loans, grants, training and finding space.
  • GROW a BUSINESS: financing, recruiting, workforce training and real estate.
  • LOCATE a BUSINESS: Red Carpet Team brings together city, regional and state resources and incentives.
  • EXPLORE: William Stanley Business Park, Berkshire Innovation Center and Pittsfield’s two Opportunity Zones.

They have a lot of information about Technical Assistance Grants, Micro-Loans, Small Business Loan Programs and Economic Opportunity Area Tax Incentives as well as introducing the City’s team of employees ready to help. This might be helpful in serving your business and commercial clients now and in the future.

Submitted by the REALTOR Town Monitor, Mary Jane Dunlop