According to the Pew Research Center, voter enthusiasm is “at its highest level during any midterm in more than two decades. Check out how the Pioneer Valley, and your community specifically, stack up. Then, make a difference in the next map and in your community by getting out to vote and bringing your friends and family! Polling places are required by law to be open from 7 a.m. until 8 p.m., though some towns will open as early as 5:45 a.m. for early morning voters. Any voter who is in line when polls close at 8 p.m. must be allowed to vote. So, get out there on November 6th and help boost our region’s turnout rate while participating in some exciting political races!
This data digest explores commute trends in the Pioneer Valley, including the distribution of jobs in relation to where the labor force lives, and how residents travel between work and home.
This data digest examines the prevalence and impact clean energy jobs, renewable energy production, energy efficiency, and renewable energy research have on the region, providing some examples of how the Pioneer Valley is a leader in becoming a green energy region.
Data Digest: The Economic Impact of Human, Social, and Health Service Organizations in the Pioneer Valley