Belmont/Waltham Community Path Alignment Study

This study identifies trail alignment alternatives between Brighton Street in Belmont to Linden Street in Waltham where the Mass Central diverges from the Fitchburg Line. Eventually, the Mass Central Rail Trail will extend across the state from Cambridge to Northampton. The final report is now available and can be downloaded in two parts in the […]

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Dedham TOD Study

The Town of Dedham’s 2009 Master Plan recommended studying opportunities for creating a transit oriented development: a mixed use area near public transportation. MAPC and the Town are currently undertaking such a study, looking particularly at the area near the Dedham Corporate Center commuter rail station, a location that now lacks the neighborhood feel so […]

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Boston Greenbelt Trail

The Boston Greenbelt Trail is a proposed 90 mile trail circling Boston and connecting our major parks and open spaces including the Blue Hills, Cutler Park, Middlesex Fells, Breakheart Reservation, Lynn Woods, and a number of local conservation areas in between. Boston Greenbelt Walk Two walks have been held on the proposed Greenbelt in May […]

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