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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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Natick to Ease Access to 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: DATE, 2017 Natick to Ease Access to Trails for All Ages and Abilities Town of Natick and MetroWest Collaborative will team on AARP-grant-funded project NATICK – The Town of Natick is taking steps to make its recreational […]

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Metropolitan Area Planning Council Urges Court to Bar Enforcement of New Federal Grant Conditions in Chicago

            KAREN ADELMAN Communications Strategist Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) 617.933.0704 kadelman@mapc.org   For Immediate Release: Friday, September 1, 2017 Metropolitan Area Planning Council Urges Court to Bar Enforcement of New Federal Grant Conditions in Chicago Amicus Brief Attached Boston — On August 31, 2017, the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) joined an amicus curiae […]

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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, August 28, 2017 Help Craft a Vision for Economic Development in Brookline! Community-led project to kick off with public forum this fall BROOKLINE – The Town of Brookline wants to hear your ideas for the future of commercial development in Brookline, […]

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Greater Boston Takes Part in National Drive Electric Vehicle Week

For Immediate Release: Friday, August 25, 2017 Contact: Amanda Linehan, Communications Manager, Metropolitan Area Planning Council 617-388-1556 // alinehan@mapc.org Greater Boston Takes Part in National Drive Electric Week WHAT: Electric vehicle drivers and enthusiasts will from around the Greater Boston region will gather to celebrate and tout the clean-air benefits and cost-savings of electric cars […]

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Emergency Preparedness & Business Recovery in Cambridge

MAPC and the City of Cambridge Community Development Department (CDD) partnered in February 2015 to develop post-emergency business continuity and emergency preparedness strategies for small businesses in Cambridge. To help businesses plan for emergency circumstances, MAPC and the Cambridge CDD held a series of five planning workshops for small business owners. The workshops introduced the […]

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Public Input Sought for Medfield Downtown Summit

Do you live or own a business in Medfield? Are you interested in helping to shape the community’s vision and strategy for economic development and growth in Medfield’s downtown? Join the Economic Development Committee for the Town of Medfield and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) for a public “Open House” meeting on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 […]

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