Holyoke, Springfield Technical community colleges to receive $5.5 million from state for building renovations | masslive.com
Gov. Charlie Baker held a press conference outside of the campus center to announce that two area community colleges will receive $5.5 million for capital projects. HCC will be given $2.5 million and $3 million will go to Springfield Technical Community College. The funds are apart of the Baker administration capital investment plan. Baker recently attended a meeting with other governors from across the nation and to discuss issues affecting their states. During discussions, over half the governors - Baker included - said the most important issue currently is a skills gap.