On Wednesday, the Legislature passed its FY19 state budget, which included $8 million for the Shannon Community Safety Initiative known as the Shannon Grant. This is a $2 million increase from last year’s funding level and is the highest amount for the program since FY15.Read More
Baker-Polito Administration and Local Officials Sign Regional Agreement for Autonomous Vehicle Testing
The new agreement streamlines and standardizes the process for companies seeking to test Autonomous Vehicles on Massachusetts roadways.Read More
June 11 meeting on upcoming Municipal Harbor Plan For Immediate Release: Monday, June 4, 2018 CHELSEA – Do you live, work, or own a business in Chelsea? Are you interested in helping to shape the future of development along the Chelsea Creek waterfront and harbor? Join the City of Chelsea, […]Read More
For immediate release: Tuesday, May 29, 2018 ‘Housing Production Plan’ will identify housing need and shape town’s housing goals for the future WINCHESTER – Do you live in Winchester? Are you interested in helping to shape a vision for housing in your community? Join the Town of Winchester and the […]Read More
Fare Choices: A Survey of Ride-Hailing Passengers in Metro Boston
MAPC in the News
May 14 - MetroWest Daily News: Many MetroWest communities re-examining Town Meeting
April 4 - Christian Science Monitor: Are your Uber and Lyft accounts worsening traffic?
March 14 - The Bay State Banner: Luxury housing booms; middle class struggles
Feb. 25 - Boston Globe: Aim higher on housing for middle class in Mass.
Feb. 25 - Associated Press: Studies are increasingly clear: Uber, Lyft congest cities
Feb. 5 - Boston Globe: Uber and Lyft are pulling people off public transit and putting them in traffic, study says
Jan. 12 - City Lab: To Measure the 'Uber Effect,' Cities Get Creative
Dec. 11 - Boston Globe: Calling for 135,000 new homes, Baker seeks zoning changes, promises cash for suburbs