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.

Crowded In and Priced Out: Housing for Families in Greater Boston

February 3, 2020

Photo by Alex Koppelman Crowded In and Priced Out: Housing Families in Greater Boston A majority of “family-sized” units in […]

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The Future of Transportation Commission: Looking Back, Looking Ahead

January 8, 2020

Future of Transportation Commission members, transportation leaders converge to reflect on the anniversary of the Commission’s report It has been […]

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MAPC MetroCommon 2050 Clean Energy Climate Equity Forum

Climate Equity Focus at MAPC’s Clean Energy Forum

December 19, 2019

On Wednesday, Dec. 11, as part of the MetroCommon 2050 Speaker Series, MAPC hosted its biennial Clean Energy Forum at […]

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MAPC MetroCommon 2050 Clean Energy Climate Equity Forum Schools of Thought Installation

Videos: Voices on Climate

December 18, 2019

Voices on Climate Change “Cape Cod was named for the codfish, and now we don’t see any codfish anymore,” observes […]

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Q&A with Emma Boast, MAPC Arts & Culture Fellow

December 4, 2019

Emma Boast joined MAPC in 2019 as an Arts and Culture Fellow to serve a two-year term. Prior to joining […]

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Medfield Town Meeting Votes on Future of Medfield State Hospital

December 4, 2019

At MAPC, civic participation is the backbone of planning. That’s why our Medfield Creative Placemaking project centers community engagement and […]

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