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 Impact of Arts and Culture in Public Health

May 1, 2018

Article Written by Michael Rosenberg with content provided by Carolyn Lewenberg   Art and culture implemented in community spaces through […]

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Trips, Traps, and APIs

April 23, 2018

Navigating legacy app integrations in government This post was originally published by MAPC Lead Civic Web Developer Matt Zagaja on […]

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Community Stakeholders Envision Creative Placemaking in Natick Center

April 20, 2018

Written by Patricia Walsh of Americans for the Arts and Mallory Nezam of MAPC On Tuesday, May 27, and Friday, […]

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Photos from Community Safety Day on the Hill

April 18, 2018

    On Wednesday, April 11, local officials, mayors and city managers, community leaders, law enforcement officers, and youth gathered […]

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MAGIC Legislative Breakfast Connects Legislators, Local Officials

April 13, 2018

    Over 50 local officials, municipal staff, and other members of the Minuteman Advisory Group on Interlocal Coordination (MAGIC) […]

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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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