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Thank You to Everyone Who Attended
2018 CPTC Annual Conference

The CPTC Annual Conference was a great success. Thank you goes to our presenters, moderators and attendees. Urban Harbors Institute who handled logistics and Holy Cross College, Hogan Center who handled facilities and food did a fantastic job.


2018 Conference Documents are Now Available


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Online Workshops

CPTC provides two core workshops online. Workshops can be taken for CPTC credit by completing the quiz at the end of the workshop video. Links are provided to related text documents. The workshops are Introduction to Subdivision Control and ANR and Writing Reasonable & Defensible Decisions.

The Citizen Planner Training Collaborative

CPTC provides local Massachusetts planning and zoning officials with tools to make effective decisions regarding their community's current and future land use.

CPTC is a collaboration of:
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UMass Amherst Center for Agriculture, Food and the Environment
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Department of Housing and Community Development
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Massachusetts Association of Planning Directors
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