Talking Smart Growth for 101 Communities in Greater Boston

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.

Heat Preparedness Week 2021: Take Action Today

May 24, 2021

Heat Preparedness Week 2021 In the Greater Boston region, we’re experiencing more frequent and intense heat waves, as well as generally […]

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Arts and Equity at MAPC: Reimagining the Region

May 19, 2021

As the pandemic transformed everything about MAPC’s place-based work, staff sought new ways to process and understand what we were […]

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Utility Bill Assistance: Massachusetts Resources

May 18, 2021

Massachusetts Resources for Utility Bill Assistance The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Greater Boston housing market has received […]

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Action Alert: Senate Budget Amendments

May 18, 2021

Call to Action: FY22 House Ways and Means Budget Last month, the Massachusetts House completed debate on the FY22 budget, […]

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Interview: Chinatown Story Cart

May 17, 2021

Photo Credit Mel Taing Chinatown Story Cart An Interview with Crystal Bi Wegner and Lily Xie Developed in partnership with […]

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The Future of Work: Data and Policies to Shape Greater Boston’s Recovery

May 14, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic will undoubtedly have a lasting impact on Greater Boston’s economy, workers, travel patterns, and more. At a […]

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