Works partners have over 40 years combined experience working on
community and economic development projects assisting more than
28 communities out of the 32 in Berkshire County Massachusetts as
well as two communities in Bennington County, Vermont.
have researched and written over 33 grants and managed a total of
40 grants utilizing over $25,000,000 in federally funded Community
Development Block Grants. They have also written and managed 10
USDA Housing Preservation Grants for a total of $940,000. The grants
that they have managed have rehabilitated over 1,020 units in Berkshire
County, MA and Bennington County, VT. They have also managed the
construction of three senior centers, utilized funding for ADA renovations,
completed numerous infrastructure projects that include water line
installations, road paving and sewer systems.
One of the partners
is a Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Officer
and has overseen state and federal requirements for public bids.
He has also overseen Davis Bacon requirements (prevailing wage)
and conducted on site interviews and wage rate reviews for public