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.

The Feedback-Induced Pivot: Retrofitting Apps to Better Meet User Needs

April 11, 2018

This post discusses the new version of MAPC’s MassBuilds application. The new version will be available to the public in […]

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Cybersecurity & Management: What are you risking?

April 10, 2018

We leave a digital footprint with everything we do. Data is being generated whenever we use our GPS-equipped smartphones or […]

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MAPC & Eversource: Next Steps in Peak Demand

April 10, 2018

On Wednesday, April 4th, MAPC and Eversource hosted a webinar together to share new peak demand reduction opportunities with municipalities […]

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Meeting Youth Where They’re At

April 2, 2018

How a group of government technologists designed a more accessible summer employment system for Boston youth

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Exploring Clean Heating and Cooling Opportunities for Municipal Buildings

March 28, 2018

Are you interested in exploring clean heating and cooling opportunities in your municipal buildings? MAPC can help! Communities, residents, and […]

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Help Build a Sculptural Garden Along Northern Strand Community Trail

March 16, 2018

Written by Carolyn Lewenberg at MAPC with additional comments provided by Emily Nink, Kathleen O’Brien, and Jenn Erickson Community gardeners […]

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