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 Grants to Enhance Public Participation in Cleaning Up Contaminated Sites  

2/26/2024 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

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Investigators Determine Fatal Sudbury Fire was Electrical  

2/26/2024 Department of Fire Services

Circuit Powering Space Heater was Most Likely Cause

Image of a Sudbury fire engine with the words "fire investigation"
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Attorney General Campbell Releases Strategic Plan to Advance Opportunity For All Across The Commonwealth  

2/26/2024 Office of the Attorney General

Plan Underscores AGO’s Commitment to Advancing Economic Opportunity and Consumer Justice, Promoting Public Health and Safety, Protecting Youth, Holding the Powerful to Account and Furthering Regional Equity Across Massachusetts

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35 Local Firefighters Graduate from Firefighting Academy  

2/26/2024 Department of Fire Services

Graduates of Class #318 Represent 20 Massachusetts Fire Departments

35 firefighters on and around a ladder truck
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Healey-Driscoll Administration Awards $16.3 Million in Workforce Competitiveness Trust Fund Grants to Address the Demand for Health Care and Behavioral Health Workers  

2/23/2024 Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development

Workforce training funds will provide training for current and newly hired employees for critical jobs like Behavioral Resource Technician, Recovery Coach, and Behavioral Health Direct Care Workers

Workforce Competitiveness Trust Fund Logo
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MassCEC, City of Salem, and Crowley Announce Agreements for Salem Offshore Wind Terminal  

2/23/2024 Governor Maura Healey and Lt. Governor Kim Driscoll

Public-private partnership will advance second offshore wind port in Massachusetts, positioned to support construction of floating turbines in the Gulf of Maine

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Vineyard Wind, America’s First Large-Scale Offshore Wind Farm, Delivers Full Power from 5 Turbines to the New England Grid  

2/22/2024 Governor Maura Healey and Lt. Governor Kim Driscoll

68 megawatts delivered to New England grid, enough power for 30,000 Massachusetts homes

A GE Haliade-X Turbines Stand in the Vineyard Wind 1 Project Area South of Martha’s Vineyard. Photo Credit: Worldview Films
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Western Mass Chiefs Send Urgent Message: Smoke & CO Alarms Save Lives  

2/22/2024 Department of Fire Services

Fire Service Leaders Promote Alarm Installation, Testing, and Maintenance

Photo of dozens of fire chiefs with the words "Smoke and CO alarms save lives"