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

Friday, 12 May 2017


Boston – Looking for your next adventure by bike or on foot? Look no further than the brand new “Trailmap” website, launching Monday, May 15, 2017 just in time for Bay State Bike Week at

Created by the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) in Boston, ‘Trailmap’ offers a comprehensive online glimpse at all the trails in Metro Boston and beyond.

Thursday, 27 April 2017

Marc D. Draisen, Executive Director of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC), today released the following statement:


“MAPC supports Mayor Walsh’s Executive Order regarding short-term rental unit operations in the City of Boston.