News at MAPC

Recent Coverage of MAPC

Friday, 18 November 2016

Do you live or work in Middleton? Are you interested in helping to envision what the community’s future should look like?

Middleton residents are also encouraged to take a visioning survey, which can be found online at

Thursday, 17 November 2016
14 Metro Mayors Commit to Combat and Prepare for Climate Change

Greater Boston City Leaders Agree to Work Together on Lowering Carbon Emissions & Preparing for a Changing Climate 

BOSTON – More than a dozen mayors from Greater Boston are taking steps toward working together to prepare for and combat climate change collectively after a summit in Downtown Boston today.

News Releases

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Our State of Equity Report shows major disparities in health and economic opportunities – and persistent segregation – impede progress towards equity in Metro Boston. 

BOSTON — A new report released on February 28 by the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) shows that Greater Boston continues to struggle with  significant disparities in access to housing, education, jobs, income, and health across the region. 

Friday, 8 April 2016

Local legislators, elected officials & citizens to discuss transportation, economic development, climate change & planning

Join the Metropolitan Area Planning Council’s South Shore Coalition and Representative Garrett Bradley (D-Hingham) for a Legislative Breakfast on Friday, April 8, 2016 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the Willcutt Commons Senior Center, located at 91 Sohier St. in Cohasset.