posted by MAPDAdmin on August 22, 2017

Zoning Reform Webinar Recording Now Available!

Thanks to all who participated in the Zoning Reform webinar on August 18th.  This webinar was broadcast nationally, and we had a lot of participants from across the country–even Alaska! If you were not able to join us, here is the link to the recording (Note: CM Credit not available for viewing the recording). Special thanks Read More


posted by MAPDAdmin on March 15, 2017

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MAPD_Save the date for 2017

posted by MAPDAdmin on February 15, 2017

2017 MAPD Conference Call for Sessions is OPEN!

We are pleased to announce that the 2017 MAPD Annual Conference Call for Sessions is now open! This year’s conference will be held June 15th and 16th in Pittsfield. Proposals are due Friday, March 17th. We look forward to reviewing your session ideas!

posted by MAPDAdmin on January 26, 2017

Save the Date for the 2017 MAPD Conference!

The 2017 MAPD Annual Conference is heading west! That’s right – on June 15th and 16th the MAPD Conference will be in Pittsfield at the Crowne Plaza. More information is coming soon – please check the Conference webpage regularly for updates on the call for sessions, hotel reservations and registration!

posted by MAPDAdmin on February 1, 2016

2016 MAPD Conference Call for Sessions is OPEN!

The Call for Session is now open for the 2016 MAPD Annual Conference to be held in Hyannis at the Cape Cod Resort and Conference Center on May 19th and 20th.  This year’s theme is Making It Happen.  We will explore methods and case studies to assist planners in taking plans and projects from vision to Read More

Happy New Year! The 2016 MAPD Annual Conference is going to be May 19-20th in Hyannis, MA at the Cape Cod Resort and Conference Center. More information is coming soon – please check the Conference page and stay tuned for announcements via email!

posted by MAPDAdmin on December 4, 2015

APA-MA/MAPD 2015 Annual Holiday Luncheon

On December 11th, join your friends at the American Planning Association, Massachusetts Chapter (APA-MA) & Massachusetts Association of Planning Directors (MAPD) as we celebrate the holiday season and honor innovative planning projects and professionals across Massachusetts. Catch up with colleagues, meet new friends and enjoy the holiday cheer at the Hotel Marlowe in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Read More

We are pleased to announce the registration is OPEN for the 2015 MAPD Annual Conference! This year, we will hold the conference in Salem, MA on May 14th and 15th at the Salem Waterfront Hotel. Registration is due May 1st. Don’t miss out on this great event! To register and learn more about this conference, Read More

This is an invitation for session proposals for the Annual MAPD Conference to be held in Salem at the Salem Waterfront and Marina on May 14th and 15th.  This year’s theme is Connecting People to Places.  We will explore the attributes that make a “great place” and how planners can foster an environment where people can Read More

Hear ye, Hear ye! The Massachusetts Association of Planning Directors 2015 Annual Conference has been announced. This year, on May 14th and 15th, we will meet in historic Salem, MA at the Salem Waterfront Hotel and Marina. A Call for Sessions and our conference theme are coming shortly. Stay tuned and mark those calendars! This Read More