DCR COMMISSIONER

Rick Sullivan

About DCR
The Department of Environmental Management (DEM) and Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) have unified into one agency, called the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR).

Our New Address:
Department of Conservation and Recreation
251 Causeway Street, Suite 600
Boston, MA 02114-2104

DCR Main Phone: 617-626-1250
DCR Main Fax: 617-626-1351
E-Mail: mass.parks@state.ma.us
 

 

State Representatives -

1st Berkshire District:

STATE REPRESENTATIVE
DANIEL E. BOSLEY

State House District Office
Room 42  
State House  
Boston, MA 02133  
Telephone: 617-722-2370  
Facsimile: 617-722-2239  
E-Mail: Rep.DanielBosley@hou.state.ma.us dbosley@bcn.net

Party Affiliation - DEMOCRAT

DISTRICT REPRESENTED: First Berkshire. - Consisting of the towns of Adams, Clarksburg, Florida, North Adams, Savoy and Williamstown, all in the county of Berkshire; and the towns of Charlemont, Hawley, Heath, Monroe and Rowe, all in the county of Franklin.

EDUCATION: Drury High School; North Adams State College, B.A. (cum laude) '76; University of Massachusetts, M.S. in Public Affairs, '96.

PROFESSION: Legislator.

ORGANIZATIONS: Elks; North Adams State College Foundation; Polish National Alliance Lodge 1365; Sons of Italy Lodge 704.

PUBLIC OFFICE: Pittsfield Economic Revitalization Corporation; North Adams Community Development Corporation; Industrial Development Finance Authority; Democratic City Committee; North Adams Democratic Committee; Mass. House (1987-2006).

Committees on which the legislator serves:

Joint Committee on Economic Development and Emerging Technologies

 

 

2nd Berkshire District:

STATE REPRESENTATIVE
DENIS E. GUYER

State House District Office
Room 134  
State House  
Boston, MA 02133  
Telephone: 617-722-2400  
Facsimile:  
E-Mail: Rep.DenisGuyer@Hou.State.MA.US  

Party Affiliation - DEMOCRAT

DISTRICT REPRESENTED: Second Berkshire. - Consisting of the towns of Becket, Cheshire, Dalton, Hancock, Hinsdale, Lanesborough, New Ashford, Peru, Richmond, Washington and Windsor, and precinct B of ward 1, of the city of Pittsfield, all in the county of Berkshire; the towns of Ashfield, Bernardston, Buckland, Colrain, Leyden, Northfield and Shelburne, all in the county of Franklin; and the towns of Cummington, Middlefield and Plainfield, all in the county of Hampshire.

EDUCATION: Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

PROFESSION: Legislator

ORGANIZATIONS: Dalton Industrial and Development Commission, Dalton Web Site Committee, Berkshire Cycling Association

PUBLIC OFFICE: Dalton Selectman (2001-2004), Dalton Democratic Town Committee, Dalton Representative Housatonic River Restoration Governing Council, Mass. House (2005-2006).

Committees on which the legislator serves:

Joint Committee on Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture
Joint Committee on Municipalities and Regional Government
Joint Committee on Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development
 


3rd Berkshire District:

STATE REPRESENTATIVE
CHRISTOPHER N. SPERANZO
 
State House
District Office
Room 443                                                                             
State House 152 North Street Suite 32
Boston, MA 02133                                                               Pittsfield, MA 01201
Telephone: 617-722-2460 Telephone: 413-447-7225
Facsimile:
Facsimile:
E-Mail: Rep.ChristopherSperanzo@Hou.State.MA.US  

Party Affiliation - DEMOCRAT

DISTRICT REPRESENTED: Third Berkshire. - Consisting of precinct A of ward 1, all precincts of wards 2, 3, 4, precinct A of ward 5, and all precincts of wards 6 and 7, of the city of Pittsfield, in the county of Berkshire.

EDUCATION:  Boston College, B.A.;  University of Cambridge, England, M.Phil.; Boston College Law School, J.D.

PROFESSION: Attorney

ORGANIZATIONS:  Massachusetts Bar Association, Berkshire Bar Association, Pittsfield Chapter of UNICO National

Committees on which the legislator serves:

Joint Committee on Community Development and Small Business
Joint Committee on Consumer Protection and Professional Licensure

4th Berkshire District:

STATE REPRESENTATIVE
SMITTY PIGNATELLI

State House District Office
Room 448  
State House 45 Railroad Street
Boston, MA 02133 Lee, MA 01238
Telephone: 617-722-2582 413-243-5534
Facsimile: 617-722-2879 413-243-5533
Email: Rep.SmittyPignatelli@hou.state.ma.us  

Party Affiliation - DEMOCRAT

DISTRICT REPRESENTED: Fourth Berkshire. - Consisting of the towns of Alford, Egremont, Great Barrington, Lee, Lenox, Monterey, Mount Washington, New Marlborough, Otis, precinct 5B of the city of Pittsfield, the towns of Sandisfield, Sheffield, Stockbridge, Tyringham and West Stockbridge, all in the county of Berkshire; and the towns of Blandford, Chester and Tolland, all in the county of Hampden.

EDUCATION: Lenox Memorial High School, 1977; Babson College for Financial Studies, 2001.

PROFESSION:
State Representative.

ORGANIZATIONS: Berkshire Red Cross (board of directors); Laurel Lake Preservation Association (board of directors).

PUBLIC OFFICE: Lenox Planning Board (1987-1992); Lenox Selectman (1992-2003); Berkshire County Commissioner (1995-1999); Mass. House (2003-present).

Committees on which the legislator serves:

Joint Committee on Higher Education
Joint Committee on Public Service
Joint Committee on Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development
 

State Senator -

STATE SENATOR
BENJAMIN B. DOWNING

State House

District Office

Room 413F 20 Bank Row, Room 202
Boston, MA 02133 Pittsfield, MA 01201
Tel: (617) 722-1625 Tel: (413) 442-4008
State House Fax: (617) 722-1523
 
Fax: (413) 442-4077

Party Affiliation - DEMOCRAT

State House E-Mail Address: Benjamin.Downing@state.ma.us

DISTRICT REPRESENTED: BERKSHIRE, HAMPSHIRE AND FRANKLIN. Adams, Alford, Becket, Cheshire, Clarksburg, Dalton, Egremont, Florida, Great Barrington, Hancock, Hinsdale, Lanesborough, Lee, Lenox, Monterey, Mount Washington, New Ashford, New Marlborough, North Adams, Otis, Peru, Pittsfield, Richmond, Sandisfield, Savoy, Sheffield, Stockbridge, Tyringham, Washington, West Stockbridge, Williamstown and Windsor, in the county of Berkshire; Chesterfield, Cummington, Goshen, Huntington, Middlefield, Plainfield, Westhampton, Williamsburg and Worthington, in the county of Hampshire; and Ashfield, Charlemont, Conway, Hawley, Heath, Monroe and Rowe, in the county of Franklin.

EDUCATION: Pittsfield Catholic Schools; Providence College, BA - Political Science 2003; Tufts University, MA - Public Policy 2007

ORGANIZATIONS: Pittsfield Democratic Committee; Catholic Youth Center; Co-Chair of the Leadership Council to End Chronic Homelessness in Berkshire County; Appointed Member to the Governor's Advisory Commission on Local Government

PUBLIC OFFICE: Mass. Senate (2007-2008).

Committees on which the legislator serves:

Senate Committee on Ethics and Rules (Chair)
Senate Bills in the Third Reading (Vice-Chair)
Higher Education (Vice-Chair)
Financial Services
Veterans & Federal Affairs
Consumer Protection & Professional Licensure
Senate Post Audit & Oversight

 Laws
Higher Education

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Phone: (617) 725-4005
FAX: (617) 727-9725
TTY: (617) 727-3666

Washington D.C.
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Washington, D.C. 20001
Phone: (202) 624-7713
FAX: (202) 624-7714




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