The Old Colony Region
Title VI Public Notice

News and Events

Take a Look at Brockton Area Transit's Preliminary Service Recommendations

OCPC has developed Preliminary Recommendations for service alterations to the Brockton Area Transit routes as part of the Comprehensive Regional Transit Plan (CRTP). You can view a presentation of the recommended route changes here. Please note, these routes are not final or official; they are recommendations from Old Colony Planning Council. For information about the service recommendations or the CRTP, contact Transportation Planner Paul Chenard by email or at 508-583-1833 x215.

Brockton Area Transit CRTP Notice of Public Comment Period

Come, see, and give us your feedback on service recommendation for the Brockton Area Transit Authority's (BAT) Comprehensive Regional Transportation Plan. For more information, view the Public Comment Notice or check out our page on the Comprehensive Regional Transportation Plan.

Older Driver Safety Summit at UMass Boston

You are invited to attend the Older Driver Safety Summit at UMass Boston, on June 16, 2015. Older driver-related crashes account for more than 12 percent of all fatalities and more than 20 percent of all crash-related hospital stays in Massachusetts. This event is a call to action, designed to develop a comprehensive blueprint to reduce crashes involving older drivers across the Commonwealth over the next five years. The summit will address issues surrounding older driver mobility, including infrastructure improvements, vehicle design innovations, policy, education for older road users and the public, transportation options for older adults, insurance and liability concerns, and medically impaired drivers. For more information, view the event flyer or visit the event website.

Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study Public Information Meeting

MassDOT will be holding a public information meeting on the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study on Thursday, April 16th from 7-9 PM. For more information, view the meeting flyer here.

Bay State Bike WeekBay State Bike Week May 9-17, 2015

Now that the snow has cleared, it's time to get back on that bike and enjoy the great outdoors! Bay State Bike Week is coming soon, so check their website at for events and information.

2015 Human Service Coordination Plan Released

The Old Colony Human Service Coordination Plan has been released and is available for download at our Reports page.

2015 District Local Technical Assistance Announced

OCPC is pleased to announce that funding for District Local Technical Assistance (DLTA) for 2015 is now available! For more information or to submit an application, click here.

Duxbury Hall's Corner Study Now Available

The Old Colony Planning Council is pleased to announce the completion of the Hall's Corner Economic Development and Transportation Study for the Town of Duxbury as part of the District Local Technical Assistance Program. The Hall's Corner Economic Development and Transportation Study analyzes the market conditions, traffic patterns and parking turnover in Hall's Corner and includes a series of recommendations to support and strengthen Hall's Corner both now and in the coming years. The Study can be downloaded here.` More...

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