Talking Smart Growth for 101 Communities in Greater Boston

Planning101 is a space for MAPC staff to share their wealth of knowledge on topics related to smart growth and regional collaboration. This blog covers a diverse range of issues that include transportation, clean energy, land use, environment, public health, local government, equity, the innovative usage of public data, and the process of creating digital tools.

Research Brief: The COVID-19 Layoff Housing Gap

April 3, 2020

Report: The COVID-19 Layoff Housing Gap   The “first wave” of COVID-related unemployment in Massachusetts is represented in the nearly […]

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MAPC Issues Statement on Trump Administration Rollback of Fuel Efficiency Standards

April 2, 2020

The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) today issued a statement responding to weakened fuel efficiency standards announced by the Trump […]

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April Data Viz: The Digital Divide

April 1, 2020

Every month, MAPC’s Data Services department is releasing maps and data visualizations covering a range of vital and interrelated topics: […]

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MAPC COVID-19 Response

March 11, 2020

In the interest of keeping our partners throughout the state and region informed, MAPC will document its response to COVID-19 […]

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New Resources for Equitable Net Zero Planning

March 10, 2020

New Resources for Equitable Net Zero Planning Prioritize Net Zero Actions and Implement Equity with our Frameworks In response to […]

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Equity-Forward Economic Development in Uphams Corner

March 3, 2020

Equity-Forward Development in Uphams Corner Across the Boston region and the United States, neighborhoods are experiencing significant economic changes. In […]

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