MassDevelopment Grants in Evergreen Solar

Mary Connaughton Pioneer Institute filed this request with the MassDevelopment of Massachusetts.


From: Michael Morisy

160 Federal Street
Boston, MA 02110

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the state Freedom of Information Act, G.L.M. c.4, €7, clause 26th, I hereby request the following records:

All documents, produced between January 1, 2007 and August 22, 2007 by MassDevelopment staff, that analyze potential grants or investments in Evergreen Solar.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as we believe this request is in the public interest, as suggested but not stipulated by the recommendations of the Massachusetts Supervisor of Public Records. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Michael Morisy
Filed via
E-mail (Preferred):
Daytime: (617) 299-1832
For mailed responses, please address:
185 Beacon St. #3
Somerville, MA 02143

From: MassDevelopment

Dear Mr. Morisy:

MassDevelopment is in receipt of your 2 public records requests dated March 22, 2011. Regarding the public records request for “resumes for employees employed at the Executive Office at any point during 2007 that demonstrate previous direct or indirect work experience related to the solar energy industry” please clarify what you mean by “Executive Office”. This will help to determine if your request is appropriately with MassDevelopment or if the information you seek is at another office or agency.

Very truly yours,

Catherine Blue

Catherine Blue
Deputy General Counsel
160 Federal Street
Boston, MA 02110

From: MassDevelopment


Left a voicemail with Catherine Blue, requesting update on status.

From: Lorraine Luongo

Mr. Morisy

The documents in response to your Evergreen Solar Public Records Request are being sent out today.

Lorraine Luongo
160 Federal Street, 7th Floor
Boston, MA 02110

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