Massachusetts Project Intake Tool (MaPIT) - Lenox

Date: 9/20/2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Location: MassDOT District Offices- D1
270 Main Street
Lenox, Massachusetts

Capacity:

26/40


Overview

 

This three-hour workshop will introduce participants to MaPIT. MaPIT is a web-based application that will streamline completion of your municipal Project Need Form (PNF) and Project Initiation Form (PIF). This Massachusetts Project Intake Tool will be the primary interface for all state-funded projects created and will begin being utilized in October. This workshop will include instructor-led step-by-step software training and demonstrations. Features and benefits of MaPIT include:

• Automatic Project Need Form screening against all relevant GIS layers:
    - Existing facility information
    - Condition of assets
    - Mobility & Bike/Ped
    - Safety
    - Economic
   -  Social equity
   -  Environmental
• Maps your project location for DOT and public viewing
• Automatic transfer of information from your PNF to a PIF
• Saves additional PIF time, allowing you to reference geoprocessing
• Paperless and easy to track where you are in the approval process
• Once approved, your project is assigned a number and your information is automatically transferred to the MassDOT Project Info Software System
• Expedites project initiation, environmental permitting, scoring, and project delivery

 

This workshop is limited to 5 MassDOT attendees

 

 

Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Lyris MassDOT
Peter MassDOT District 1
Francisca MassDOT District 1
Katherine MassDOT District 1
Mark MassDOT District 1
Kathryn MassDOT District 1
Thomas BSC Group, Inc. (Main Office)
Eammon Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC)
Sharon Town of New Marlborough
Bob Town of Hinsdale
kyle Town of Clarksburg
Tom Town of Washington
Andrea Town of Buckland
Rosanne Town of Chester
Carl Town of Clarksburg
Laura City of Pittsfield
Caleb Town of Peru
John Town of Chester
Melissa Town of Monterey
Jim Town of Egremont
Tom Town of Ashfield
Rene Town of Hinsdale
Ron Town of Conway
Shawn Town of Monterey
Katherine Town of Hinsdale
Laura Town of New Marlborough
Instructors
  • Michael Bolduc
    Transportation Planner at MassDOT District 2

    Michael Bolduc is a 13 year veteran of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation. After graduating from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst with a degree in Geographic Information Systems, Michael worked in the private sector as a GIS technician before being employed at MassDOT’s Boston headquarters as a GIS specialist. In 2014, Michael became a Transportation Planner in MassDOT’s Northampton office, where he helps to initiate, plan, and find funding for projects in District 2 while retaining his GIS duties statewide. He is co-project manager of the Massachusetts Project Intake Tool, a GIS-based website designed to help both State and municipal proponents initiate highway projects while screening against relevant GIS layers.