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CPA Legislation Passes the House with Unanimous Support!

Apr. 24, 2012: In an outstanding show of support for the Community Preservation Act, the Massachusetts House of... more ››

Warwick to Vote on CPA

Apr. 16, 2012: Warwick, a small town in western Massachusetts, has voted to put CPA adoption on the ballot for May 21,... more ››

CPA Freetown and Canton Election Results

Apr. 4, 2012: The effort to adopt CPA in Freetown came up 21 votes shy of victory in the April 2nd local election; the... more ››

MA Energy and Environmental Affairs to Renew Conservation Land Tax Credit Program

Apr. 4, 2012: The state agency will again offer tax incentives to private landowners who donate their land. The program,... more ››

Save the Date! CPA Winter Conference in Chelmsford

Mar. 26, 2012: The next regional CPA conference, offered FREE to member communities, will be held on... more ››

DOR Issues Estimate for October 2012 Trust Fund Distribution

Mar.16, 2012: The Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) has released a projection of the first round CPA Trust Fund... more ››

Statewide CPA Trust Fund Shows 11% Decline

Mar. 8, 2012: Monthly reports from the state's Department of Revenue (DOR) show that the statewide CPA Trust Fund has been... more ››

Canton and Freetown to Vote on CPA Adoption in April

Mar. 3, 2012: The Community Preservation Act (CPA) is on the ballot and coming up for early April votes in two communities... more ››

Despite Settlement With Banks Over Foreclosures, CPA-related Issue Still Unresolved

Feb. 10, 2012: In a national case settled this week, large banks will provide payments to borrowers who lost their homes,... more ››

Three CPA Legislative Supporters Receive Awards

Feb. 1, 2012: Representative Linda Forry, Senator Sal DiDominico and Representative Stephen Kulik were recently honored as... more ››

Coalition Steering Committee Member Appointed Undersecretary of Housing

Jan. 12, 2012: Aaron Gornstein, Executive Director of Citizens' Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA) and a member of... more ››

CPA Loses Two Friends

Jan. 9, 2012: Alexandra Dawson of Hadley, and Dick Upjohn of Southborough, both beloved members of the CPA community and... more ››

CPA Credited With Northampton Bond Upgrade

Jan. 9, 2012: CPA has long been a benefit to municipalities across the Commonwealth, and in the case of Northampton, that... more ››

CPA Communities Win Majority Share of State Grant Award

Jan. 6, 2012: The Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) recently announced this year's open space... more ››