FY18 Efficiency and Regionalization grant recipients

Find out more about the recipients of the Fiscal Year 2018 Efficiency and Regionalization grants.

Grant Recipients (announced 01/12/18)

Regionalization / Shared Services

  • Mosquito Control District (Deerfield, Bernardston, Conway, East Longmeadow, Hadley, Montague, Northampton, Palmer, Shelburne, Southampton, South Hadley) - $150,000
  • Pioneer Valley Planning Commission Regional IT (Blandford, Chester, Cummington, Huntington, Montgomery, and the Gateway RSD) - $150,000
  • Shared Fire/EMS (Halifax, Plympton) - $132,300
  • Regional IT (Danvers, Essex, Hamilton, Wenham) - $100,000
  • Regional Animal Control (Palmer, Monson, Ware, Warren) - $67,000
  • Regional Public Health Nurse (Avon, Holbrook, Randolph) - $46,000
  • Metropolitan Area Planning Council Regional Opioid Programming (Chelsea, Medford, Winthrop) - $36,500
  • Regional Treasury/Collections (Berkley, Cheshire, Chester, Conway, Egremont, Hawley, Heath, Middlefield, Oakham, Royalston, Tyringham, Washington, Windsor) - $22,109

Regional Economic Development

  • Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission Regional Economic Development Director (Barre, Hardwick, Hubbardston, New Braintree, Oakham) - $95,000
  • Regional Economic Development (Dedham, Norwood, Westwood) - $50,000
  • Merrimack Valley Planning Commission Regional Economic Development (Amesbury, Andover, Boxford, Georgetown, Groveland, Lawrence, Merrimac, Methuen, Newbury, Newburyport, North Andover, Rowley, Salisbury, West Newbury) - $50,000
  • Rural Economic Development Planning (Chester, Blandford, Huntington, Middlefield, Montgomery, and Russell) - $42,339

Regional Wastewater

  • Cohasset, Hull, Scituate - $200,000
  • Barnstable, Dennis, Harwich, Yarmouth - $150,000
  • Bourne, Falmouth, Mashpee, Sandwich (with Joint Base Cape Cod) - $140,000

Regional Transportation

  • Metropolitan Area Planning Council (Beverly, Danvers, Marblehead, Peabody, Salem, Swampscott) - $125,300
  • Martha’s Vineyard Commission Regional Transportation Planner (Aquinnah, Chilmark, Edgartown, Oak Bluffs, Tisbury,  West Tisbury) - $100,000
  • Bedford, Burlington, Lexington - $85,000

Schools

  • Regional School District Consolidation / Collaboration (Gill-Montague RSD, Franklin Co. Tech, Pioneer Valley RSD) - $109,998
  • Add Member to Old Colony Regional VocTech (Freetown schools) - $30,000
  • Exploration of Regionalization (Amherst and Pelham schools) - $21,500

Efficiencies

  • Gardner Combined Dispatch - $82,952
  • Williamsburg Police Records/Reporting - $10,350
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