Help Envision Future Development Near Rockport Commuter Rail @ Rockport Library
Feb 7 @ 7:00 pm

Do you live in Rockport? Are you interested in helping to shape a future vision for the Rockport commuter rail station area?

Join the Town of Rockport and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) for a public forum on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018 starting a 7 p.m. at Rockport Library, 17 School Street, to learn more about an upcoming project focused on “equitable transit-oriented development,” or eTOD.

Learn more about the visioning process so far and eTOD here.

Hull Hazard Mitigation Plan Public Meeting @ Hull Town Hall
Feb 8 @ 7:30 pm

Who: Hull residents, business owners, representatives of non-profit organizations and institutions, and others who are interested in preventing and reducing damage from natural hazards.

What: The Hull Hazard Mitigation Team will hold a public meeting to present an overview of the draft Hull Hazard Mitigation Plan Update 2018. The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) is assisting the Town on the plan update, and a representative of MAPC will present an overview of the plan update.

The Town of Hull adopted its first Hazard Mitigation Plan in 2017, which was approved by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  The plan identifies natural hazards affecting Hull such as floods, hurricanes, winter storms, and earthquakes, as well as actions that the Town can take to reduce the impacts of these hazards.  FEMA requires that plans be updated regularly, so MAPC is assisting the Town prepare a 2018 updated plan.

MAGIC Legislative Breakfast @ Maynard Golf Course
Apr 10 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

April 10, 2018
8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
Maynard Golf Course
50 Brown Street | Maynard, MA 01754

The breakfast is an opportunity for members of MAGIC, who include planners and members of the select board, to learn a bit more about the legislative and policy priorities for your districts, and learn about the policy priorities of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council’s (MAPC) – the regional planning agency that coordinates MAGIC.  Legislators are invited to discuss their accomplishments from the past legislative session, and priorities moving forward.

At this Legislative Breakfast, we will honor U.S. Representative Congresswoman Niki Tsongas for her service. She represents Massachusetts’ 3rd Congressional District, and has served in the House since 2007. In 2018, Congresswoman Tsongas is not seeking re-election, and we will celebrate her service at the breakfast.

RSVP Required! RSVP Here.

NSTF MetroCommon Breakfast & Lunch @ Peabody Institute of Danvers
Nov 15 @ 8:30 am – 1:30 pm

Breakfast: 8:30 am – 10:00am

Lunch: 12:00 pm – 1:30pm

TRIC MetroCommon Breakfast & Lunch @ Holiday Inn Boston-Dedham Hotel
Nov 30 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

Breakfast: 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM

Lunch: 12 PM – 2:00 PM