MetroBoston DataCommon user trainings are held every month at offices of the Metropolitan Area Planning Council in downtown Boston. Attendees include town planners, government employees, staff from non-profit organizations and private research organizations, and others. Participants receive an orientation to the various components of the MetroBoston DataCommon, and complete a hands-on tutorial of the data mapping and visualization tool to create their own customized maps.
The two hour session will include:
- quickly access statistics about your city or town;
- conduct analysis with social and economic data;
- customize your own maps;
- print-out maps or email maps.
When & Where
The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) is a regional planning agency serving the people who live and work in Metropolitan Boston.