Public Comments Sought on Human Service Needs

PITTSFIELD –The City of Pittsfield, through its Human Services Advisory Council (HSAC), is asking the public to comment on the human service needs in Pittsfield.

The HSAC is an 11 member advisory committee that makes funding recommendations to the mayor on how the City should allocate its human services funding.  One of the considerations that the HSAC uses to make those recommendations is to consider the views of Pittsfield residents and others.  New for this year, the HSAC will also consider comments from organizations that serve Pittsfield residents.

Comments may be submitted by: email at;    phone at (413) 499-9367 teletype at (413) 499-9340; or by regular mail to Justine Dodds, Pittsfield Dept. of Community Development, 70 Allen Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201.  This opportunity is also being promoted on the City’s website at   Deadline to submit comments is April 30th.