Public Hearing on Renaming of Highland Park

The Pittsfield Board of Park Commissioners will conduct a formal hearing at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 18 at City Hall to discuss the renaming of Highland Park to “Christopher R. Porter Memorial Park.”

The meeting will be held in Room 203 and is open to the public; all interested parties are encouraged to attend.

The commission voted preliminarily in favor of the renaming proposal at a meeting on Sept. 20.

For more information, please contact James McGrath at 413-499-9344 or via email at