The 2020 Decennial Census, a critically important attempt to count all residents of the United States, is quickly approaching. Here in the Pioneer Valley, the results of the census will affect our political representation as well as our ability to qualify for a wide array funding opportunities f
“A staged, multiyear, intermodal program of transportation projects which is consistent with the metropolitan transportation plan.”
The Pioneer Valley Regional Transportation Plan (RTP) outlines the direction of transportation planning and improvements for the Pioneer Valley through the year 2040. It provides the basis for all state and federally funde
The Town of South Hadley completed their Housing Production Plan in 2016 and is working to implement the actions proposed in the plan. The Town and PVPC are now working together to undertake a robust community education and engagement campaign.
The Town of West Springfield is working with PVPC to create a Housing Production Plan. A Housing Production Plan (HPP) expresses a community’s proposed approach to assuring that there are enough homes at affordable prices an
The Connecticut River Clean-Up Committee (CRCC) was formed 25 years ago by the Hampden and Hampshire County communities of Agawam, Chicopee, Holyoke, Ludlow, Springfield, South Hadley, and West Springfield in partnership with the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission to address the hundreds of millions of gallons of untreated waste water flowing into the Connecticut River caused by our region’s legacy Combined Sewer Overflow (CSO) infrastructure.
The Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) offers Interim Town Administrator/Manager services in support of our regions Selectboards who experinece turnover in these positions.
he Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC) collects daily traffic count information at sample locations across the 43 cities and towns in Hampden and Hampshire Counties under contract with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation
The stretch of the Manhan River between the Tighe Carmody Reservoir and the Connecticut River is listed in the 2014 Massachusetts Integrated List of Impaired Waters as a Category 5 waterway impaired for E. coli contamination.