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Lower Mystic Regional Working Group Report

LOWER MYSTIC REGIONAL WORKING GROUP Planning for Improved Transportation and Mobility in the Sullivan Square Area aCKNOWLEDGEMENTs

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Rockport Station Area Transit-Oriented Village Plan

The Town of Rockport has been proactive in planning for its future.  This small, North Shore town (population 7,700) is known for its picturesque downtown, beaches, and well-developed artist colony.  At the same time, it faces various challenges due to demographic and cultural shifts. Rather than prepare a new comprehensive master plan as is periodically […]

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Summary: Ride-Hailing Partnerships Forum

On September 12, 2018, the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) hosted a forum to discuss various transportation partnerships formed by public and private agencies and ride-hailing companies. Over 80 people attended to hear from five speakers about their partnerships and the impacts of ride-hailing.

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Malden Open Space and Recreation Plan 2017

MAPC partnered with the City of Malden to prepare an Open Space and Recreation Plan for the city. The 2017 Malden Open Space and Recreation Plan updates and revises the 2010 Open Space and Recreation Plan approved by the Massachusetts Executive Office of Environmental Affairs. This Plan Update was prepared by the Malden Open Space and […]

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South Salem Transit-Oriented Development

South Salem Transit-Oriented Development From Trail-Oriented Development to Transit Oriented Development: A Study of Market Potential (2017) With numerous restaurants, a walkable downtown, world-famous museums and historic sites, and a commuter rail station providing access to Boston, the City of Salem has experienced a revitalization in recent years. While the downtown continues to grow and […]

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TNC Per-Ride Assessment Funds

TNC Per-Ride Assessment Funds CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> PDF TRANSPORTATION TNC Per-Ride Assessment Funds Funds Disbursed to Cities and Towns by the Transportation Network Company Division of the Department of Public Utilities Cities and towns have received funds from the Commonwealth through a state assessment on transportation network companies (TNCs), such as […]

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North Shore Mobility Study

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Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Information Sharing Toolkit

This Metro Mayors Coalition (MMC) initiative is the result of recommendations from the 2017 MMC Opioid Forum. Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Information Sharing Toolkit CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> PDF A major challenge in providing care and ongoing support for people with opioid use disorders is effectively and legally sharing information. Individuals with […]

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Fixing Our Pipes Study

Fixing Our Pipes Study CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> PDF TRANSPORTATION TNC Per-Ride Assessment Funds Funds Disbursed to Cities and Towns by the Transportation Network Company Division of the Department of Public Utilities Cities and towns have received funds from the Commonwealth through a state assessment on transportation network companies (TNCs), such as […]

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Municipal Light Plants in Massachusetts

Municipal Light Plants in Massachusetts CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> PDF Clean Energy White Paper Municipal Light Plants in Massachusetts 41 municipal light plants, often referred to as municipal utilities or “munis,” serve all or part of 50 communities in Massachusetts. Unlike private investor-owned utilities (IOUs), munis are community-owned and exempt from many […]

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