Upcoming forums and new MassINC report on transit investment in Gateway Cities

  Media Advisory   Strategic Directions: Investing in Public Transportation for Regional Economic Growth MassINC and Transportation for Massachusetts will host a series of ten public forums and panel discussions in Gateway Cities on regional transportation investments.  The forums will be preceded by a presentation of a new MassINC report which provides a roadmap for how

MassINC calls for a $1.7 billion “transformative redevelopment” program for Massachusetts’ Gateway Cities

  Press Release MassINC calls for a $1.7 billion “transformative redevelopment” program for Massachusetts’ Gateway Cities Targeted package of public funding and policy initiatives to catalyze private investment in midsize cities   Providing $1.7 billion over ten years for transformative redevelopment projects in Gateway Cities could stimulate nearly $7 billion in investment and create approximately 80,000

An update from the Gateway Cities Innovation Institute

  Dear Friends: Thank you again for your support and interest in the Gateway Cities Innovation Institute. October’s successful launch has brought renewed energy, more backing, and higher visibility for our efforts. We’re working to bottle up this momentum as we move forward on a number of fronts: Policy. Look for two important pieces of work in

Two days after the elections, experts weigh in on “What Just Happened? What’s Next?”

Tom Ashbrook, Carole Simpson to lead panels of experts at Emerson’s Cutler Majestic Theatre MassINC, CommonWealth Magazine, WBUR and Emerson College present a special night of political commentary, fresh from the national and state-wide elections.  When: Thursday evening, November 8 at 7:00pm, Doors/cash bar opens at 6:00pm  Where: Emerson College’s Cutler Majestic Theatre, 219 Tremont

Tonight: A Curious Look at the Brown/Warren race

Wednesday evening, October 24th, 2012. With expert commentary and video presentations, “Behind the Curtain: A Curious Look at Campaigns” examines the key dynamics of the race for U.S. Senate: advertising, debate performance, messaging and media. The program features Co-hosts Bruce Mohl, Editor of CommonWealth magazine and Callie Crossley, Radio Host: Boston Public Radio, WGBH Radio,

MassINC launches Gateway Cities Innovation Institute

MassINC, together with founding sponsors, members, fellows, and public officials, today announced the creation of the Gateway Cities Innovation Institute, a new center dedicated to the revitalization of former manufacturing centers like Springfield, New Bedford and Lowell that have both enormous potential and a disproportionate share of the state’s social and economic challenges. With dedicated

CommonWealth magazine to hold a policy debate on the American Dream with candidates in Massachusetts’ 6th congressional district

CommonWealth magazine to hold a policy debate on the “American Dream” with candidates in Massachusetts’ 6th Congressional District Single issue debate format to present candidates’ positions on job growth, economic security and the future of the Middle Class When: Thursday, September 27th.  3:00 pm. Where: The North Shore Community College (NSCC). Lynn Campus, Thomas McGee Building. 300 Broad Street, Lynn, MA Partners: NSCC, Lynn

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