"Now we have a chance to revive our community by taking that old toxic brown field site and turning it back into something great for Russell. It's a good plan for our town and we want community members know the truth about the Russell Biomass project."
A key element in Chicopee's efforts to boost development fell into place recently when the city signed a contract with MassDevelopment to oversee demolition of six buildings at the abandoned Uniroyal/Facemate complex in Chicopee Falls.
If, as the old saying goes, "two heads are better than one" the combined brain power concentrated at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and the University of Connecticut at Storrs could become a formidable partnership for regional economic growth.
By HOLLY ANGELO CHICOPEE - MassDevelopment has signed a contract with the city to oversee the demolition of six buildings at the former Uniroyal industrial site off Grove Street. The state's quasi-public finance and development authority recently ...
EAST WINDSOR, Conn. - Scientists at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst and the University of Connecticut in Storrs work together, and the collaboration is getting more important as the region looks to emerging technologies to spur economic growth, leaders from the universities said on Friday.