Latest CPA News

DOR Issues Revised Decile Rankings
17 CPA communities will be affected
Brimfield to Vote on CPA in June
Residents will cast their vote during the June 6 town election
Preserving What's Special in SE MA
Upcoming Event: "Innovation in Conservation Tour" Scheduled for Thursday June 16, 2011, 9:00am - 3:30pm
Voters in Pelham accept the CPA
There are now 148 CPA Communities
Two New Communities Set to Vote on CPA
Pelham to vote on CPA in May; Canton to vote in April 2012
Hearing Held on CPA Bill at State House
Almost 200 pieces of testimony submitted in support of CPA!
Legislative Hearing Scheduled for CPA bill
Wednesday, April 13th at 10am at the State House
CPA Conference Presentations Now Available for Download
Weren't able to attend? Now you can view the presentations online!
Last Call for CPA Conference Registration
Remaining space is limited -- so sign up today if you would like to attend!
DOR Issues Estimate for October 2011 Trust Fund Distribution
DOR is estimating that the first round distribution will be 25% of the amount that communities raise from their local CPA surcharge.
CPA & Job Creation in the News
Two articles highlight how CPA is helping communities rehab buildings and create jobs
How to run CPA Rental Assistance Programs: Lessons from The Dukes County Regional Housing Authority and the Eastham Affordable Housing Trust
Rental Assistance programs are one way CPA can help support the housing needs of individuals and families in a community. These programs help close the financial gap for low or moderate income residents who are struggling to secure housing and make regular rent payments. In addition to supporting tenants' financial needs, a rental assistance program can also help communities as a whole by alleviating local housing market instability.
CPA Legislation Supported by 116 State Legislators
A strong show of support for CPA!
Falmouth Seeks Community Preservation Planner
Help save what you love for your living!
CPA Legislation Re-Filed: Now We Need Your Help!
Call or write your legislators!