The Officers meeting is being conducted remotely via Zoom video conference consistent with Governor Baker’s Executive Order of March 12, 2020. To provide public access to the meeting while limiting the potential for abuse of videoconferencing technology (i.e. Zoom Bombing) members of the public may view the proceedings at https://www.youtube.com/user/MAPCMetroBoston .
Our municipal workforce is much less diverse than the region it serves. For younger employees of color, the imbalance is even more extreme.
Greater Boston residents of color are more likely to live close to high-polluting roadways. What does that mean for their health?
Join us to learn more about MAPC’s recently-released research on racial disparities in vehicle pollution proximity and to discuss the public health implications of those disparities. Following a presentation on the research findings, a response panel will discuss how this impacts frontline communities and different strategies for addressing these inequities.
Webinar: Racial Equity Municipal Action Plan (REMAP) Program
Thursday, August 6
9 AM to 10 AM
During this webinar, municipalities will hear from the Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) about their curriculum and approach to racial equity planning.