Planning101: Transportation


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.

MARPA-DLS Conference Highlights Opportunities for Cities & Towns, Reflects on Accomplishments

October 4, 2022

More than one hundred municipal officials and staff from across the Commonwealth gathered last week for the 2022 Statewide Municipal […]

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MARPA-DLS Conference 2022: Announcing Special Guests Governor Charlie Baker and Steve Kadish

September 20, 2022

Join the Mass. Association of Regional Planning Agencies and Division of Local Services to hear from special guests Governor Charlie […]

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Metro Mayors Issue Statement on Orange Line Shutdown

August 3, 2022

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022 The Metropolitan Mayors Coalition has advocated for a fully funded, safe, reliable, frequent, and […]

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Metro Mayors Issue Statement on MBTA service cuts

July 8, 2022

For Immediate Release: Friday, July 8th 2022 The Metropolitan Mayors Coalition has advocated for a fully funded, safe, reliable, frequent, […]

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MAPC Launches “MetroCommon 2050: Shaping our Region Together”

May 6, 2022

Flanked by Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, MA-07, and scores of public officials and stakeholders from across Greater Boston this week, the […]

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Saying No to Diesel: Engaging Educators and Students in the Energy Transition

April 27, 2022

Photo via Highland Electric Fleets What’s better than working toward a zero-carbon energy transition? Working toward a zero-carbon energy transition […]

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