Public comments sought on human service needs in 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 Human Services 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, 2020.

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

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