Planning101: Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture

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.

MAPC MetroCommon 2050 Clean Energy Climate Equity Forum Schools of Thought Installation

Videos: Voices on Climate

December 18, 2019

Voices on Climate Change “Cape Cod was named for the codfish, and now we don’t see any codfish anymore,” observes […]

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Q&A with Emma Boast, MAPC Arts & Culture Fellow

December 4, 2019

Emma Boast joined MAPC in 2019 as an Arts and Culture Fellow to serve a two-year term. Prior to joining […]

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Medfield Town Meeting Votes on Future of Medfield State Hospital

December 4, 2019

At MAPC, civic participation is the backbone of planning. That’s why our Medfield Creative Placemaking project centers community engagement and […]

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“Medfield Anthology” Gives Audience Glimpse of Past

November 6, 2019

On October 12, over 100 visitors to the Medfield State Hospital (MSH) got a glimpse of its past. The entire […]

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Children participate in a tug-of-war

A Day of Fun on the Malden River

August 2, 2019

On Saturday, July 27, over 200 people gathered at River’s Edge to explore the Malden River, enjoy an evening of […]

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Artists at "Rails, Trails, Streets: Arts in Transportation" workshop

Integrating Arts in Transportation Planning

June 5, 2019

Artists, planners, engineers, transportation advocates, and government employees all gathered together last month for a workshop exploring the nuts and […]

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