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Rockland Master Plan 2019-2030

Rockland Master Plan 2019-2030 CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> Website Rockland Master Plan 2019-2030 On this page: About Updates Timeline Materials Contact December 2020: Final Master Plan Published MAPC and the Town of Rockland are excited to present Rockland’s 2020-2030 Master Plan, which sets forth the Town’s roadmap to achieving it’s long-term goals […]

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Metro Boston Perfect Fit Parking Initiative Phase II Report

JULY 2019 Metro Boston Perfect Fit Parking Initiative Phase II Report Parking, and especially the amount of parking that should be required with new housing, is a hotly-debated issue in Metro Boston. Some neighbors worry about competition for on-street spaces. Others want to discourage people with more cars from moving into the neighborhood. Developers are […]

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Malden Housing Needs Assessement

HOUSING MALDEN! Malden Housing Needs Assessment Photo by Paul Hammersley    news   about   resources   affordable housing   HPP    Chapter 40B   SHI   Safe Harbor   Glossary NEWS Malden Housing needs Assessment Read the Malden Housing Needs Assessment to learn more about the city’s population, housing supply, and gaps in affordability.   About The City of Malden worked […]

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TNC Per-Ride Assessment Funds

TNC Per-Ride Assessment Funds CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> Website 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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Fixing Our Pipes Study

Fixing Our Pipes Study CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> Website Clean Energy Fixing Our Pipes Study & Online Resource Fixing Our Pipes: Coordinating Natural Gas Main Replacement between Local Governments & Gas Companies is a study that was carried out by the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) and Home Energy Efficiency Team (HEET) in 2015. This work was funded […]

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Medway Local Energy Action Plan

Medway Local Energy Action Plan CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> Website MAPC Promoting Smart Growth & Regional Planning Clean Energy Medway Local Energy Action Plan In February 2012, MAPC selected the Town of Medway through a competitive application process, to participate in MAPC’s Local Energy Action Program (LEAP). Over a ten-month period, MAPC met […]

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Stoughton Local Energy Action Program

Stoughton Local Energy Action Program CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> Website MAPC Promoting Smart Growth & Regional Planning Clean Energy Stoughton Local Energy Action Plan In February 2012, MAPC selected the Town of Stoughton to participate in MAPC’s Local Energy Action Program. Over a ten-month period, MAPC met with town officials, including the Board of […]

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Medford Local Energy Action Plan

Medford Local Energy Action Plan CHANGE FONT SIZE MAPC >> Resources >> Website MAPC Promoting Smart Growth & Regional Planning Clean Energy Medford Local Energy Action Plan In February 2012, MAPC selected the City of Medford through a competitive application process, to participate in MAPC’s Local Energy Action Program. Over a ten-month period, MAPC met with […]

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Foreclosure Advocacy

Many legislative and policy initiatives at the state and federal levels have been introduced to address foreclosures. They provide support, resources, and assistance to residents, local governments, and the mortgage industry to address different aspects of foreclosures. Below, please find a summary of state and federal legislation to protect borrowers and homeowners from the affects […]

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Managing Neighborhood Change Toolkit: Local Project Work

Applying national and other best practices at the local level, MAPC has completed work for several metropolitan area municipalities to address the impacts of major local investments. Projects range from technical analysis of anticipated neighborhood change prompted by the Green Line extension in Somerville to an anti-displacement plan for the Shirley Avenue neighborhood in Revere. […]

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