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Natural Partners: Community Development and Community Health

October 8, 2014 – 3:11 pm |

 
 
 
 
 
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MAPC’s public health team is excited to announce the release of the Community Investment Tax …

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Boston Green Map: Find Your Space!

July 11, 2013 – 3:48 pm |

This Sunday, July 14 we’re launching our Boston Green Map website & app at Circle the City on Avenue of the Arts. Will you join us??

Boston Green Map is a web application that allows users to locate …

Data Day 2013

July 1, 2013 – 1:30 pm |

More data are available today than ever before. New tools are making it easier to explore trends, craft powerful stories, and spur change. Data Day was all about using data & technology to drive community …

New maps show travel times on the T

January 11, 2013 – 3:01 pm |
New maps show travel times on the T

Maps are perfect for telling you how far away places are, but what about how long it takes to get there? Whether you’re on a bus, in a car, or taking the T, knowing the …

The Weave data visualization platform: how to get a free training and a free account

January 9, 2013 – 5:29 pm |
The Weave data visualization platform: how to get a free training and a free account

Originally published on the blog of Deborah Elizabeth Finn

Heads up, mission-based organizations in Massachusetts!   Powerful data visualization tools(and the skills to use them) are within your reach.
For free.
Thanks to the MetroBoston DataCommon, all you need to get started is …

Hubway Data Viz Challenge recap

November 15, 2012 – 1:24 pm |
Hubway Data Viz Challenge recap

We loved seeing all of the creative submissions that came in for our Hubway Data Visualization Challenge, and the entire process of the contest–including our Hack Day at Boucoup Loft; the awards announcement event;working with …

Hubway Data Challenge Winners

November 14, 2012 – 9:38 pm |
hubway viz winner

Data heads, animators, graphics geeks, designers, mappers, students and professional visualization artists converged on The Bocoup Loft in Boston’s Fort Point Channel Tuesday night to find out the answer to one question: who had won the …

Hubway Data Viz Hack Day

October 31, 2012 – 5:03 pm |
Hubway Data Viz Hack Day

Last Saturday we hosted a our first-ever Hubway Data Visualization Hack Day at the The Bocoup Loft in the Innovation District of Boston. A “Hack Day is a workshop-like setting where people come together and work (i.e. …

What do half a million bike-share trips look like to YOU?

October 5, 2012 – 1:27 pm |
What do half a million bike-share trips look like to YOU?

Calling all data geeks, designers, students, and bike-share lovers! Get started on your entry in the first-ever Hubway Visualization Contest, co-sponsored by MAPC and Hubway.
For the first time, Hubway’s complete trip history data is being …

Participants wanted: MAPC Basemap

June 13, 2012 – 12:39 pm |

Publishing geographic information and data online in form of interactive maps has become increasingly important for MAPC over the last few years. This spring we were working with cartographers from Axis Maps to design a …

Our trailmap, your trailmap

May 22, 2012 – 10:48 am |
Our trailmap, your trailmap

Part of our work to support healthier transportation modes is to collect and publish information about walking and cycling facilities (paths, bike lanes, cycle tracks, Hubway stations, etc.) in our region. This year MAPC released …