Help Envision Future Housing for Winchester

“Housing Production Plan” will identify housing need and shape town’s housing goals for the future For Immediate Release: Friday, February 16, 2018 WINCHESTER – Do you live in Winchester? Are you interested in helping to shape a vision for housing in your community? Join the Town of Winchester and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) […]

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Help Envision Future Development Near Woburn Mall & Commuter Rail

Do you live in Woburn? Are you interested in helping to shape a future vision for the area from the Woburn Mall to Anderson Station?

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Help Envision Future Development Near Rockport Commuter Rail

Plan will help achieve goals for future mixed-use development 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 […]

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Hull’s Draft Hazard Mitigation Plan to Be Presented at February 8 Public Meeting

Meeting to present the 2018 update of Hull’s Hazard Mitigation Plan and solicit public comments 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 […]

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Help Envision Future Housing for Stoneham

‘Housing Production Plan’ will identify housing need & demand, establish goals for future housing development Stoneham – Do you live in Stoneham? Are you interested in helping to shape a vision for housing in your community? Join the Town of Stoneham and the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) for a public forum on Tuesday, Jan. […]

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MAPC issues statement on proposed delayed enforcement of federal fair housing rules

Amanda Linehan Communications Manager, MAPC 617-933-0705 alinehan@mapc.org For immediate release: Tuesday, January 9, 2018 MAPC issues statement on proposed delayed enforcement of federal fair housing rules Marc D. Draisen, Executive Director of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) in Boston, today released the following statement: “MAPC is extremely concerned by last week’s announcement that the […]

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Statement of Metro Mayors on Governor Baker’s Housing Choice Program

Monday, December 11, 2017 Amanda Linehan, MAPC Communications Manager Cell phone: 617-388-1556 alinehan@mapc.org Statement of Metro Mayors on Governor Baker’s Housing Choice Program The Metro Mayors Coalition applauds Governor Baker for creating the new Housing Choice program.  This program clearly indicates the Administration’s commitment to preserving and producing housing not only to serve the needs […]

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Metro Mayors Coalition Announce Regional Housing Partnership

New partnership will focus on goals to create a housing strategy for Greater Boston’s growing population BOSTON – Tuesday, December 5, 2017 – Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Somerville Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and representatives of the 14 cities and towns of the Metropolitan Mayors Coalition of Greater Boston today announced the creation of a new regional […]

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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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