State earmarks $100,000 to further Berkshire Flyer planning
Funding to continue work on creation of the Berkshire Flyer, a regularly scheduled train trip from Pittsfield to Albany to New York City, is included in the state budget now on Gov. Charlie Baker’s desk, awaiting his signature.
There is $100,000 earmarked in the fiscal 2019 statewide operating “Conference Committee” budget, the draft spending plan that the governor is charged with approving or amending. Read more about the Berkshire Flyer.>>