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Planning101: Planning

PLANNING

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.

Building the Future: MAPC’s MassBuilds Shows Past, Present, and Future Development

August 15, 2018

Metropolitan Boston needs to build an average of 16,000 new homes per year to meet projected demand. But between 2010 […]

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Calling All MAPC Fans – Help Us Name Our Next Regional Plan!

July 20, 2018

In October 2018, MAPC will launch a two-year planning process to update Greater Boston’s regional plan. To create the new […]

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Multi-Family Housing | Broken Zoning, Unaffordable Homes: What Can Be Done?

July 17, 2018

What’s the Problem? Massachusetts is in the midst of a housing crisis that threatens our communities, our economic success, and […]

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Sole of Rockland at Rockland Day!

June 19, 2018

On Saturday, June 16th, MAPC staff attended Rockland Day to help raise money and support for the town’s creative placemaking […]

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Support a House Zoning and Housing Initiative

May 9, 2018

Zoning/Housing Alert: Ask You Rep to sign the Kulik/peake letter On May 9, State Representatives Steve Kulik and Sarah Peake […]

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South Shore Coalition Convenes Legislative Breakfast

May 2, 2018

    Every year, the South Shore Coalition hosts a breakfast where local officials and municipal leaders are invited to […]

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