September 24, 2010, 8am PDT
The Town of Kingston, Massachusetts won a lawsuit this week, filed over whether land around the town's commuter rail station was properly rezoned -- but lost the promised developer and a state grant for smart growth in the process.
February 27, 2002, 2pm PST
A map of Massachusetts' environmentally critical areas aids efforts to conserve undeveloped land and protect endangered species.
January 25, 2002, 9am PST
State and regional planners keeping an eye on potential traffic choke points as suburban growth continues.
October 2, 2001, 2pm PDT
The nation's new housing boom is fueled by baby boomers. N
June 9, 2001, 5am PDT
Critics claim Massachusetts Community Preservation Act unfairly benefits rich towns.
March 31, 2001, 9am PST
Proposal would let Massachusetts towns ban or restrict powered personal watercraft if they are considered to be an environmental threat.