Winter skies and the Ludlow Mills clock tower
Sunrise on the Connecticut River in Springfield, MA at -4 degrees F
Holyoke Cityscape Photo by Joshua Garcia

News & Announcements

The CPTC 2015 Annual Conference on Saturday, March 21 at the Hogan Conference Center at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester has some timely new sessions on current planning issues in Massachusetts, as well as helpful t

26 Feb

The meeting will include an introduction to the Hazard Mitigation planning process, a summary of existing mitigation initiatives, and an overview of past hazards in the Town.

25 Feb
Downtown Ware

This meeting, which was originally to be held February 10, has been rescheduled due to inclement weather. 

24 Feb
Aerial view of proposal for Walnut St. Extention from northeast. Shows proposed improvements including propsed entry arch, on-street parking, wide sidewalks, and new street trees.


Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) is working with the Town of Agawam on redevelopment planning for the Walnut Street Extension area.  The goal is to transform the area into a vibrant town center for Agawam. 

20 Feb
Storrowton Green, Eastern States Exposition, West Springfield, MA

This planning effort is being undertaken to develop an updated West Springfield Open Space and Recreation Plan, which will be in effect for the next seven years. 

19 Feb