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Massachusetts Smart Growth Summit

Save the Date, May 9: Join us for a Smart Growth summit about how cities and towns in the Pioneer Valley can build stronger communities today in the face of the challenges posed by climate change and inequality. In partnership with

Join us on May 9th from 8 am-noon at Gateway City Arts in Holyoke for a summit about how cities and towns in the Pioneer Valley can build stronger communities today in the face of the challenges posed by climate change and inequality.

We’ll look at the built (and unbuilt) environment, including land-use and housing, climate adaptation, transportation, public health, and economic development.

How can we break down silos to tackle complexity? How can we create a more nurturing and resilient community at the local and regional scale?
*Program to follow

We’re looking for case studies and thought-provoking ideas for rapid-fire “pecha kucha” style presentations.  Submit your Pecha Kucha Idea