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Study: No relationship between housing, public school enrollment growth

Amanda Linehan Communications Manager Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-933-0705 alinehan@mapc.org View full report and download all data at https://www.mapc.org/enrollment/ For Immediate Release: Monday, November 6, 2017 REPORT: NO RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HOUSING PRODUCTION, PUBLIC SCHOOL ENROLLMENT GROWTH IN MA New MAPC study finds MA school enrollment dropping overall, with growth concentrated in just a handful of […]

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Arlington to Host Forum on Autonomous Vehicles 11/14

Amanda Linehan Communications Manager Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-933-0705 alinehan@mapc.org For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Arlington to Host Forum on Autonomous Vehicles 11/14 ARLINGTON – Join the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) and the Town of Arlington for a special forum on autonomous vehicles and the future of this technology in the region. […]

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Natick Hosts Event, Creative Installation to Demonstrate Walking Trails for All Ages and Abilities

Karen Adelman Communications Strategist Coordinator of MetroWest Regional Collaborative Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-933-0704 kadelman@mapc.org For Immediate Release: October 26, 2017 Natick Hosts Event, Creative Installation to Demonstrate Walking Trails for All Ages and Abilities Participatory November 1 Event to Showcase Findings from AARP-funded Natick Study NATICK – The Town of Natick is taking steps to make […]

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Help Craft a Vision for Economic Development in Brookline!

Amanda Linehan Communications Manager Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-933-0705 alinehan@mapc.org For Immediate Release: Monday, October 23, 2017 Help Craft a Vision for Economic Development in Brookline! Community-led project to guide future of business districts; Open House 11/8 will gather public ideas BROOKLINE – The Town of Brookline wants to hear your ideas for the future […]

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Test Drive Electric Vehicles & Bikes in Quincy 10/25!

            Amanda Linehan Communications Manager, MAPC 617-933-0705 alinehan@mapc.org   For Immediate Release: Monday, October 23, 2017 Test Drive Electric Vehicles & Bikes in Quincy 10/25! Ride-and-Drive Event, Open to Public, Features E-Vehicles and E-Bikes from 11am-2pm @ Quincy Marriott Quincy – Have you been curious to try out an electric car or bike, but didn’t know […]

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MetroWest Towns Kick Off Joint Trails Project

Karen Adelman Communications Strategist Coordinator of MetroWest Regional Collaborative Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-933-0704 kadelman@mapc.org For Immediate Release: October 20, 2017 NEXT THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26!   MEDIA ADVISORY: METROWEST TOWNS TO LAUNCH JOINT TRAILS PROJECT Officials will gather Thursday to kick off MetroWest LandLine project in Ashland State Park ASHLAND – Eight MetroWest municipalities are together […]

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MAPC Announces 16-Community Effort to Bring Bike Share System to Boston’s inner suburbs in 2018

Amanda Linehan Communications Manager, MAPC 617-933-0705 alinehan@mapc.org For Immediate Release: Tuesday October 17, 2017 MAPC Announces 16-Community Effort to Bring Bike Share System to Boston’s inner suburbs in 2018 Multi-municipal project will allow network of cities and towns to launch state-of-the-art, station-free ‘smart’ bike share system Boston – A regional bike share system for communities […]

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Sharon Hazard Plan Meeting

Amanda Linehan, Communications Manager Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-933-0705, alinehan@mapc.org CALENDAR LISTING / MEDIA ADVISORY SHARON’S DRAFT HAZARD MITIGATION PLAN TO BE PRESENTED AT MARCH 28 PUBLIC MEETING Meeting to present the 2017 update of Sharon’s Hazard Mitigation Plan and solicit public comments   Who: Sharon residents, business owners, representatives of non-profit organizations and institutions, […]

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Executive Director’s Report

Every month, MAPC staff help the Executive Director compile highlights of the agency’s work for an Executive Director’s Report to present to the Executive Committee and Council. Read the latest report here!

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Help Plan for Future Transportation Needs around Sullivan Square!

Amanda Linehan Communications Manager Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-933-0704 alinehan@mapc.org   For Immediate Release: Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 Help Plan for Future Transportation Needs around Sullivan Square! Boston – Do you live, work, socialize or commute in and around Sullivan Square? Are you interested in helping weigh options  for future transportation improvements in the area? Join […]

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