Public comments sought on human service needs in Pittsfield

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

The Human Service Advisory Council is an 11-member advisory committee that provides funding recommendations to the mayor on how the city should allocate its human services funding. One of the considerations that the council uses to make those recommendations is to consider the input of Pittsfield residents and others.

Public comments will be accepted now through Jan. 31.

Comments may be submitted several ways: email; phone at 413-499-9358; teletype at 413-499-9340; or by mail to Justine Dodds, Pittsfield Department of Community Development, 70 Allen St., Pittsfield, MA 01201.

For more information, visit the Community Development page on the city’s website,