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.

Community Stakeholders Envision Creative Placemaking in Natick Center

April 20, 2018

Written by Patricia Walsh of Americans for the Arts and Mallory Nezam of MAPC On Tuesday, May 27, and Friday, […]

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Photos from Community Safety Day on the Hill

April 18, 2018

    On Wednesday, April 11, local officials, mayors and city managers, community leaders, law enforcement officers, and youth gathered […]

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MAGIC Legislative Breakfast Connects Legislators, Local Officials

April 13, 2018

    Over 50 local officials, municipal staff, and other members of the Minuteman Advisory Group on Interlocal Coordination (MAGIC) […]

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The Feedback-Induced Pivot: Retrofitting Apps to Better Meet User Needs

April 11, 2018

This post discusses the new version of MAPC’s MassBuilds application. The new version will be available to the public in […]

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Cybersecurity & Management: What are you risking?

April 10, 2018

We leave a digital footprint with everything we do. Data is being generated whenever we use our GPS-equipped smartphones or […]

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MAPC & Eversource: Next Steps in Peak Demand

April 10, 2018

On Wednesday, April 4th, MAPC and Eversource hosted a webinar together to share new peak demand reduction opportunities with municipalities […]

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