The Kennedy For Senate Campaign Coming To Berkshires Today
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Berkshire District Attorney Andrea Harrington shared information that the Kennedy For Senate campaign would be visiting the Berkshires today. Here's the Press Release:
On Monday, Congressman Joe Kennedy III will be travelling across Western Massachusetts on his Jobs and Justice Tour.
In the morning, Kennedy will join Berkshire County District Attorney Andrea Harrington and Pittsfield City Councilors Peter Marchetti, Peter White, Earl Persip, Yuki Cohen, and Dina Lampiasi in Pittsfield to talk about homlessness, addiction, and recovery with individuals at the encampment in Springside Park.
Kennedy will then meet with frontline workers at Great Barrington Community Health Center to discuss health care access in Western Massachusetts, as well as what they need to continue serving the community during COVID-19. Kennedy will then meet with the owners of Kosinski Family Farm in Westfield to talk about the impact COVID-19 has had on the agriculture industry in Western Massachusetts.
Afterwards, he will tour small businesses in Northampton with Hampshire County Register of Deeds Mary Olberding. Kennedy will then meet with frontline workers and the CEO of Holyoke Health Center to discuss health care access in Western Massachusetts, as well as what they need to continue serving the community during COVID-19. He will then head to Chicopee to visit Interstate Towing and Rumbleseat Bar and Grille.
Kennedy will end his Western Massachusetts swing with a Latinx business walk in Springfield followed by a volunteer standout.
MONDAY, AUGUST 3
8:00 AM — Talks homlessness, addiction, recovery with Berkshire County District Attorney Andrea Harrington, local leaders at encampment in Pittsfield
159 Springside Ave
9:30 AM — Talks Medicare For All, protection for frontline workers at Great Barrington Community Health Center
444 Stockbridge Rd
Great Barrington, MA
11:30 AM — Meets with the owners of Kosinski Family Farm in Westfield
420 Russellville Rd
1:05 PM — Tours small businesses with Hampshire County Register of Deeds Mary Olberding
Greater Northampton Chamber of Commerce
99 Pleasant St
2:30 PM –– Talks Medicare For All, protection for frontline workers at Holyoke Health Center
230 Maple St
3:45 PM — Meets with the owners of Interstate Towing
1660 Westover Rd
4:15 PM — Meets with owners of Rumbleseat Bar and Grille
482 Springfield St
5:00 PM — Visits Latinx-owned businesses and greets volunteers in Springfield
Plaza de Mercado
2460 Main St
Health and safety are of the utmost importance to Congressman Kennedy and the Kennedy for MA campaign. All participants in Monday’s events are required to adhere to the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and CDC guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19, including the wearing of face coverings.