Recent Press Releases on Mass.gov

This report shows press releases released in the last 30 days.

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Healey-Driscoll Administration Awards $91,000 to Support Climate Resilience in Fisheries and Aquaculture  

7/17/2024 Department of Fish and Game

High-efficiency ice machines will help shellfish and aquaculture industry protect public health.

A fisherman holds out three quahogs or hardshell clams.
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Healey-Driscoll Administration Celebrates Launch of New Massachusetts Summer Child Nutrition Program  

7/17/2024 Governor Maura Healey and Lt. Governor Kim Driscoll

Program supports more than 600,000 children and their families in the state; Eligible families will start to receive payments next week

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MassDOT Board Approves $16.7 Billion Five-Year Capital Investment Plan  

7/17/2024 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

FY25-29 CIP includes more than $800 million for the MBTA, including funding for Red and Orange Line vehicles, South Coast Rail, and bi-level commuter rail coaches; Approval vote follows 21-day public comment period

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Governor Healey Nominates Five to Superior Court  

7/17/2024 Governor Maura Healey and Lt. Governor Kim Driscoll

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Healey-Driscoll Administration Joins Mayor, Local Leaders and Community Organizations in Holyoke to Celebrate Summer Nights Program  

7/17/2024 Governor Maura Healey and Lt. Governor Kim Driscoll

DCR Launches 10th Year of Program, Largest Year Yet with 100 Partners from Across the State Including Four New Western Mass Youth-Focused Organizations

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Resident Charged with Arson in Maynard Fire  

7/17/2024 Department of Fire Services

Additionally Charged with Causing Injury to a Firefighter

Maynard, MA, fire investigation
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Milestone Achieved: Massachusetts Department of Correction Successfully Concludes Housing Operations at MCI-Concord  

7/17/2024 Executive Office of Public Safety and Security

Facility closure saves nearly $16 million in operating costs and provides new opportunities to invest in staffing and programs by consolidating resources

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Healey-Driscoll Administration Awards $13.4 Million to Expand Career Technical Training and Workforce Skills for More Than 1,600 Jobseekers  

7/16/2024 Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development

Career Technical Initiative Addresses the Persistent Demand for Workers in the Trades, Construction, and Manufacturing in Partnership with over 180 Employers

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MDAR Fines Rural T.A.N.K. Rescue for Unlicensed Operation and Transporting Sick Canines into Massachusetts  

7/16/2024 Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources

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Healey-Driscoll Administration Awards $2.8 Million to Support Behavioral Health Urgent Care Expansion  

7/16/2024 Governor Maura Healey and Lt. Governor Kim Driscoll

Investment will Enable Community-Based Mental Health Providers in Historically Underserved Areas to Make Critical Services More Widely Available and Accessible