Website launch to put tons of local data online
Sunday, April 19, 2015 - Worcester Telegram & Gazette
WORCESTER — The Central Massachusetts Regional Planning Commission is trying to put mountains of data to good use with the recently launched CentralMass DataCommon website, a one-stop shop for regional statistics on dozens of subjects, including employment, health and education. The commission, one of 13 planning agencies across the state, is responsible for gathering and analyzing data that inform transportation, land use and community development plans in Worcester and 39 surrounding communities.
Join a team ready to ReImagine North of Main
Sunday, April 12, 2015 - Fitchburg Sentinel & Enterprise
Much of Fitchburg was born of the vision of a single individual. Alvah Crocker saw a city filled with potential. He imagined it as a flourishing industrial and manufacturing hub and let that vision guide his investment in building a thriving community. A considerable amount of Fitchburg's development and history of success was the result of one person's belief in possibility and a team that helped transform his vision into a reality. Read more...
Re-Imagine North of Main area of Fitchburg continues with community forum
Friday, March 27, 2015 - Fitchburg Sentinel & Enterprise
FITCHBURG -- City residents and community leaders met to discuss ways to improve the neighborhoods north of Main Street at a neighborhood summit at the Fitchburg Senior Center on Thursday. The Health Foundation of Central Massachusetts awarded the project $350,000, and the Federal Reserve Bank of Massachusetts also awarded it a grant as part of its Working Cities Challenge initiative. Read more...
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