Welcome to my online Senate office. My hope is that this website serves as a useful source of information for those interested in state government and the work I am doing in the Massachusetts Senate on behalf of the Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin & Hampden District. Please check back often, as updates are posted frequently.
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Click to view the "Stroudwater Report
" issued on September 17, 2014 titled Healthcare Market Assessment: Northern Berkshire County, Massachusetts.
Holiday Greeting Card Design Contest:
Calling all students, grades 3-8! Senator Ben Downing is asking you to design his holiday card, which will be mailed to 3,500 friends and colleagues all across Massachusetts this December. Entries must be returned to his District Office by 4pm on Thursday, November 13th. The winner will be announced during the Senator's Annual Toys for Tots Holiday Open House on December 11th! Click here
for more information and to print the Contest Entry Form
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My offices are staffed during business hours, Monday through Friday, to address the needs of all citizens living in the 52 communities I represent. For assistance with policy, legislative and budget matters or media inquiries, contact the State House office. For constituent services and scheduling requests, call the Pittsfield office.
Boston Office: District Office:
State House, Room 413-F 7 North Street, Suite 307
Boston, MA 02133 Pittsfield, MA 01201
(617) 722-1625 (413) 442-4008