This City of Northampton Hazard Mitigation Plan Update was completed to help the City of Northampton assess the risks faced from natural hazards, identify action steps that can be taken to prevent damage to property and loss of life, and prioritize funding for mitigation efforts.
The full Knowledge Corridor Talent and Workforce Strategy, produced by the UMass Donahue Institute, is now available.
The Massachusetts Food Policy Council is sponsoring the development of the first statewide food systems plan in Massachusetts since the 1970s.
2014-2017 TIP endorsed by the MPO on February 27, 2014
PVPC will hold its 52nd annual meeting Thursday, June 19 at Judd Gymnasia at Springfield College.
The Lampson Brook Farm area of Belchertown (seen at right) is the focus of efforts to identify ways that the former Belchertown State School (BSS) farm may contribute to local food security and open space & park access that will benefit the community.
The Healthy Community Design Toolkit is an ongoing project of PVPC and Massachusetts Department of Public Health. It provides guidance about healthy community design to Mass in Motion coordinators, municipal staff and board members and local advocates across Massachusetts.
PVPC is collaborating with the Cooley Dickinson Hospital and the United Way of Hampshire County to assess patients access to services and recommend ways to improve access to services.
The goal of this study is to improve the efficiency of the regional transportation system to provide efficient access for all transportation modes to services and employment while encouraging development that enhances the livability of the Merrick and Memorial neighborhoods in West Springfield, M