Planning101: Data

Data & Digital Tools

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.

Participants wanted: MAPC Basemap

June 13, 2012

Publishing geographic information and data online in form of interactive maps has become increasingly important for MAPC over the last […]

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Our trailmap, your trailmap

May 22, 2012

Part of our work to support healthier transportation modes is to collect and publish information about walking and cycling facilities […]

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Play it to PlanIt: Online gaming meets community planning in NoQuWo

May 2, 2012

North Quincy & Wollaston (NoQuWo) area residents can sign up now to play NoQuWo: Neighborhoods on the move, the online game […]

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Planning for Transit-Oriented Development with 3D Visualizations

March 14, 2012

Originally posted on the PlaceMatters Blog. It is the second in their month-long series on the impressive diversity of participatory […]

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Congratulations to MAPC's Christian Spanring!

February 16, 2012

Congratulations to Christian Spanring, MAPC’s GIS Developer, who was recently awarded with the Somerville Community Corporation’s Norris Weston Award! SCC honored […]

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New Year’s resolutions from MAPC

December 30, 2011

Need a New Year’s resolution for 2012? The best resolutions are those that you can actually stick to, and sometimes […]

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