“Every family needs a home” Op-Ed on Boston Globe Podium, July 11 2014 Written by Angus Jennings, AICP, MAPD Board member and 2nd past president http://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2014/07/11/podium-jennings/oiXWyvY66pHXkPISLw9jGJ/comments.html?p1=ArticleTab_Comments_Top
The American Planning Association has posted the approval of the Certification Maintenance credits for the 2014 MAPD Annual Conference held on June 5th and June 6th of this year.
The American Planning Association-Massachusetts Chapter (APA-MA) through its Board of Directors is issuing this Invitation to Bid for a new Chapter Coordinator to manage the organization and its programs. The successful candidate may be an individual or firm providing the services as outlined in the link below. The APA-MA is the local chapter of the Read More
MAPD has refreshed its topics pages with presentations from 2010 – 2014. Presentations include everything from 40b to renewable energy to historic preservation and are sorted both by year and by topic. Check it out by clicking on “events” or “resources” on the menu! These presentations may be downloaded or embedded in blog posts (please Read More
The Citizen Planner Training Collaborative (masscptc.org) has posted a Request for Proposal for CPTC Coordinator services. CPTC Coordinator RFP for FY15 – July 14 2014 MAPD, as a signatory to the Memorandum of Agreement establishing CPTC, makes this RFP available to all interested parties.
Many thanks to all of our sponsors and guest speakers, and the staff at the Lord Jeffery Inn in Amherst, who made this year’s conference another fun and successful event. The presentations have been uploaded to the Event Page.
Based on the vote of those assembled at the Annual Meeting on the second morning of the Annual Conference in Amherst, MAPD is pleased to welcome a newly constituted Board of Directors to serve for FY15: President: Steve Sadwick, AICP Vice President: Ted Brovitz, AICP Treasurer: Mary Elizabeth Burgess, AICP Clerk: Angela Vincent, AICP CPTC Read More
Stephen M. Costello passed away in hospice on May 19, 2014. Stephen won many battles during his two-year war on cancer. Cancer thinks it won the war, but love prevailed. He leaves behind his loving wife and buddy Joan (Ellery); two adoring sons, Erich Rose of Plymouth and Daniel Rose and his wife Elizabeth Read More
The Annual Conference is June 5th and 6th in Amherst, Massachusetts, and we are looking forward to seeing you there! Please register, if you have not had the opportunity yet, by email or fax to Chris Skelly – we can accept payment separately. Click here to link to the conference brochure.
CITY OF BROCKTON DIRECTOR, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT & PLANNING The City of Brockton seeks an individual to develop and implement economic development strategies and manage municipal planning and zoning functions. This is a new position critically important to the economic growth and development of the City of Brockton. The Director will manage, administer, and coordinate Read More