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.

Exploring Art’s role in Green Infrastructure

February 2, 2018

Article written by Deidra Montgomery, with content provided by Carolyn Lewenberg On Monday, January 29, more than 70 artists, arts […]

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Roadmap: How to Install Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in Your Community

January 24, 2018

As electric vehicles gain popularity across the nation, cities and towns can support residents and their municipal fleet in transitioning […]

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Everett Community Growers Meet to Envision a Sculptural Garden along Northern Strand Community Trail

December 14, 2017

Written by Mallory Nezam and in collaboration with Everett Community Growers, Carolyn Lewenberg and Kit Un Saturday, December 9th – […]

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MAPC Staff kicks off Envision Duxbury

November 21, 2017

On Wednesday, November 15, MAPC hosted the first public forum for the Duxbury Comprehensive Master Plan, entitled “Envision Duxbury,” at the […]

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The art of Community Building and Economic Development through Art

November 13, 2017

Hosted on November 6, 2017 Art and Culture Discussion Series #1: Community Building and Economic Development through Art Article written […]

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Housing Production and School Enrollment: Not as Simple as the Birds and the Bees

November 6, 2017

Please read brief for substantiation and full discussion  Step into a community meeting about a new housing development, and you’re […]

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