Berlin Sidewalk Project Facing Funding Deadline

BERLIN – Although designs are complete for the eagerly anticipated Flower St. sidewalks, the town will need to rush to finish the project before the end of November grant funding deadline.The project has already received one extension. A second extension on the funding is unlikely without mitigating problems, like major storms, preventing the completion of… Read more »

Berlin Sidewalk Project Facing Funding Deadline

BERLIN – Although designs are complete for the eagerly anticipated Flower St. sidewalks, the town will need to rush to finish the project before the end of November grant funding deadline.The project has already received one extension. A second extension on the funding is unlikely without mitigating problems, like major storms, preventing the completion of… Read more »

Berlin To Avoid Expansion By Adding Wastewater Plant

BERLIN – Berlin’s elected officials have formally asked Worcester County to add two wastewater plant systems to the books.Discussions between Troy Purnell’s Berlin Properties North, which owns the Tyson chicken plant site, and the town of Berlin have resulted in an unusual public-private partnership that will forestall expansion of the municipal wastewater plant.The new plan… Read more »