March 20, 2014--The Lampson Brook Farm area of Belchertown will be the focus of upcoming efforts to identify ways that the former Belchertown State School (BSS) farm may contribute to local food security, as well as open space and park access needs that will benefit the entire community.
March 19, 2014—A new website, www.pioneervalleydata.org, has been launched to provide key regional economic, planning, and workforce data through a publicly accessible portal.
February 19, 2014--From support for community gardens, to sharing information about increasing school purchases of local food, to holding “soak up the rain” workshops for better stormwater management, to helping towns adopt new solar energy regulations, actions to implement the Pioneer Valley’s r
February 12, 2014--Dmitriy V. Mayboroda of West Springfield has joined the Pioneer Valley Planning Commission as a Transportation Planner. Mayboroda holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
July 17, 2013 - The Pioneer Valley Planning Commission has been selected as the recipient of the 2013 Medium Metro General Achievement Award by the National Association of Regional Councils (NARC).