Richard Neal (D-MA01)

Tax Staffer: Kara Getz, (Updated: 04/21/2024)

Richard E. Neal Complex Dedicated

Caring Health Center / Community Health Center (CHC), located at 1049 Main St., dedicated as the Richard E. Neal Complex at a dedication ceremony held on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. CHC was just beginning construction on its Main Street location when the building was ravaged by the June 2011 tornado, causing $1.2 million in damages. U.S. Rep. Richard Neal has been instrumental in guiding fund-raising efforts, securing federal appropriations and grants to help CHC complete the project, and for championing the New Markets Tax Credit, the program that financed the bulk of the project. “Congressman Neal has completely dedicated

District Highlights (Through 2022)

  • 27 projects
  • 397,982,571 in NMTC allocation
  • 655,805,961 total project financing
  • 2,097 FTE jobs created or retained
  • 2,475 construction jobs created
  • 7 manufacturing businesses
  • 4 federally qualified health centers




NMTC Allocation


in total project financing


FTE jobs


construction jobs


federally qualified health centers


manufacturing and industrial businesses supported

NMTC Project Profiles (Inside the District)


Pittsfield, MA | 1st District

This $22.4 million project involved the conversion and expansion of the long vacant, historic Kinnell-Kresge building into a state-of-the-art…

Pittsfield, MA | 1st District

The $12 million overhaul of a historic site that has called North Street home for over a hundred years…

Pittsfield, MA | 1st District

The complete restoration of a historic theater (built in 1903) that had been closed for 50 years….

Holyoke, MA | 1st District

A newly-restored and expanded library provides after-school programs for disadvantaged youth, a specially-designed young-adult room, Internet resources, computer skills…

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