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Coalition Seeks Communications Coordinator

Nov. 1, 2015: The Community Preservation Coalition is accepting applications for the position of Communications... more ››

CPA Adoption Update: Oxford On The Ballot

Oct. 22, 2015: The town of Oxford in Worcester County became the fifth community to advance CPA to the ballot this year... more ››

CPA Adoption Update: Malden on the Ballot

Sept. 28, 2015: Malden became the fourth community to advance CPA to the ballot this year after a grassroots group of CPA... more ››

CPA Legislation Receives Favorable Recommendation

Sept. 24, 2015: Now we have one more reason to celebrate at the upcoming 15th Anniversary State House event!

15th Anniversary of CPA Featuring: 4th Annual Kuehn Awards

Sept. 23, 2015: The excitement is building for the 15th Anniversary Celebration of the Community Preservation Act (CPA),... more ››

CPA Adoption Update: Medford on the Ballot

Sept. 21, 2015: Medford became the third community to advance CPA to the ballot this year after a grassroots group of CPA... more ››

Medford and Malden Run Petition Campaigns for CPA

Sept. 18, 2015: A municipality adopts the Community Preservation Act (CPA) through passage of a ballot question at the... more ››

Fourth Annual Kuehn Community Preservation Awards

Aug. 1, 2015: The Community Preservation Coalition is pleased to announce The Fourth Annual Kuehn Community Preservation... more ››

Governor Baker Signs FY16 Budget with CPA Funding Included

July 17, 2015: Early afternoon on Friday July 17th, Governor Charlie Baker signed the fiscal year 2016 budget, including... more ››

$10 Million for The CPA Trust Fund

July 8, 2015: Late Tuesday night, the legislative committee charged with reconciling the differences between the House and... more ››

CPA Is On The Ballot In Abington For April 2016

June 10, 2015: Abington became the second community to advance CPA to the ballot this year when, at the town’s Monday June... more ››

Strong Show of Support During CPA Bill Hearing

June 10, 2015: The Joint Committee on Revenue reviewed testimony supporting An Act to Sustain Community... more ››

Legislative Conference Committee to Decide on CPA Surplus Funding

May 22, 2015: Now that both the House and Senate have weighed in on the idea of transferring state surplus funding to the... more ››

Budget Amendment Filed in the Senate for CPA

May 15, 2015: It's the Senate's turn to weigh in on the FY16 state budget, with debate scheduled to begin on Tuesday, May... more ››

Hearing Date Set for CPA Legislation

May 13, 2015: A date has been set for the Joint Revenue Committee to hear testimony on “An Act to Sustain Community... more ››

House Budget Includes $10 million for CPA from FY15 surplus

Apr. 29, 2015: In a tough budget year, the Massachusetts House of Representatives has once again shown their support for... more ››

DOR Issues Estimate for November 2015 CPA Trust Fund Distribution

Apr. 17, 2015: The Massachusetts Department of Revenue (DOR) has released their projection of the CPA Trust Fund... more ››

House Set to Debate $25 Million for CPA

Apr. 17, 2015: Representative Peter Kocot (D-Northampton) has filed an amendment to the House budget calling for up to $25... more ››

CPA is on the ballot in Woburn for November 2015

Apr. 10, 2015: Woburn became the first community to advance CPA to the ballot this year, when the Woburn City Council... more ››

Strong Turnout at CPA Legislative Briefing

Apr. 7, 2015: Over 50 legislators and legislative aides joined the Coalition at the State House to hear about the current... more ››