Latest The Pinehills Stories

2011-04-05 09:15:00

PLYMOUTH, Mass., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Company, a nationally acclaimed homebuilder, swept the industry's 2010-2011 awards season for architectural and design excellence with its new Fresco homes. Comprising four innovative floor plans, Fresco paired townhomes are offered at two neighborhoods at The Pinehills in Plymouth, Massachusetts, with two models open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, visit www.greencos.com. Proving that exciting design with a...

2010-06-28 19:30:00

SCOTIA, N.Y., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- A happy, "speechless" and "surprised" Sandra Gilson learned she was the winner of the HGTV Green Home Giveaway 2010 when HGTV's Jamie Durie knocked on the door of her home in Scotia, New York. Her grand prize package, valued at almost $800,000, includes an eco-friendly, single-family home located in Plymouth, Massachusetts, a 2010 GMC Terrain and $100,000. Gilson's excitement at receiving the news was televised on the HGTV Green Home Giveaway 2010...

2009-07-07 08:00:00

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- HGTV will build its third annual "green" home in The Pinehills, an innovative master-planned community located in Plymouth, Massachusetts. The 2010 HGTV Green Home, just eight miles north of Cape Cod, will be a custom-built, shingle-style cottage with approximately 2,100 square feet of living space. It will feature construction and design elements that are known to contribute to an energy efficient, cleaner and healthier living environment....

2008-07-01 15:00:25

PLYMOUTH - Attorney General Martha Coakley's office entered into a settlement agreement with the Massachusetts developer Pinehills LLC for clean-water violations. The 3,100-acre, 55-and-up development in Plymouth must pay a $135,000 civil penalty for violating the Massachusetts Clean Waters Act by discharging thousands of gallons of raw sewage. "Owners and operators of sewage treatment facilities in Massachusetts must take all necessary precautions to prevent unlawful discharges or risk...

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