CPA Projects Database

Welcome to the CPA Project Database! This tool allows you to search and filter completed CPA projects across Massachusetts. There are four search criteria (municipality, project type, date and keyword). You can use just one or multiple criteria to tailor your search. Once your search is performed, you can click on the "Project Name" to see complete details on that specific project. You can also sort your results alphabetically by clicking on "City/Town Name" and "Project Name," or chronologically by clicking on "Approval Date." To clear your results and perform a new search, hit the Reset button.

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10436 Projects
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Agawam Appraisals

FUND THE APPRAISALS OF PROPERTIES ABUTTING TOWN OWNED LAND FOR POTENTIAL PURCHASE

9/19/2016  
Amherst Keet House

A transfer to the Housing Authority to assist with purchase of Keet House ($85K) in North Amherst which contains 4 affordable expiring use apartments. Also to assist with construction of two affordable duplexes on Tamarack Dr ($45K).

1/1/2002  
Amherst Tamarack Dr. affordable housing

To assist in the cost of construction of two duplexes (4 units) of affordable housing

10/27/2003  
Amherst Adjacent to Olympia Dr

To begin the process of developing affordable housing on Town-owned land adjacent to Olympia Dr. A consultant will be hired to do pre-development work on the site.

1/1/2004  
Amherst Main Street Housing Project

Additional funds for acquisition, engineering, legal, and site development on the Main Street property. Property will be developed into 11 affordable rental units.

5/2/2005  
Amherst Affordable Housing land purchase

For down payment and predevelopment costs on part of a land purchase that will be devoted to affordable housing

10/27/2003  
Amherst Housing Trust Fund Study

To study the options, organization, oversight and benefits
of establishing a Housing Trust Fund

10/27/2003  
Amherst The Brook affordable housing

To assist in defraying the costs of carrying two units located at The Brook; a homeowner donated these units to the Amherst Housing Authority. This appropriation will cover ongoing costs (utilities, tax, fees) resulting from ownership of the units until money is assembled to renovate them.

10/27/2003  
Amherst Landscape Survey

For historic and agrarian landscape survey of the town

1/1/2001  
Amherst West Cemetery

For security lighting and interpretive signs at the West Cemetery

10/27/2003  
Amherst Strong House Chimney

For chimney restoration at the historic Strong House.

10/27/2003  
Amherst West Cemetery

For restoration of the oldest headstones in the cemetery

4/27/2005  
Amherst Jones Library and Town Clerk archive restoration

A five-year collaborative project between the Special Collections of Jones Library and the Town Clerk

4/27/2005  
Amherst Town Hall Masonry Restoration

For engineering services related to masonry restoration at Town Hall. The actual restoration will be funded with Capital Plan Funds.

4/27/2005  
Amherst Dickinson Museum

To support research, planning, and design work necessary to begin the historically-appropriate restoration of the landscape of the Dickinson Museum properties.

4/27/2005  
Amherst Interpretive Brochures

For interpretive brochures about people and places in Amherst's history.

1/1/2005  
Amherst Benjamin Kimball House

To aquire a historic preservation restriction on the Benjamin Kimball House and property at 575 North East St., a pre-1815 brick Federal-style house.

1/1/2006  
Amherst Plum Brook Athletic Fields

For two soccer fields.

1/1/2001  
Amherst Skateboard park

For a skateboard park study, conceptual design and cost
estimate

10/27/2003  
Amherst Plum Brook Athletic Fields

Additional funds for soccer fields.

6/20/2005    
Amherst Appraisals

Appraisals

1/1/2001  
Amherst Middle Street property

Middle Street property purchase

1/1/2001  
Amherst South East St APR

Agricultural Preservation Restriction (APR) on South East Street

1/1/2001  
Amherst Hess Farm APR

For an agricultural preservation restriction (APR) on the Hess farm

10/27/2003  
Amherst Hart Farm APR

For an APR on the Hart farm

10/27/2003  
Amherst Additional APR funding

Additional funding for APR purchase first funded from 2004 funds.

1/1/2004  
Amherst North Amherst Farm APR

For purchase of an APR on the North Amherst Community Farm, a parcel to be used for community agriculture, education, and preservation.

6/23/2005  
Amherst Nanartonis Land APR

For purchase of an Agricultural Preservation Restriction (jointly with the MA Dept. of Food and Agriculture) from the Nanartonis Family Trust on land on West Street.

11/16/2005  
Amherst Supporting Fees for APRs, CRs, and land acquisitions

To fund appraisals and surveys to support the purchase of agricultural preservation restrictions and conservation restrictions, and the acquisition of land.

5/24/2006  
Amherst Keet House

Monies appropriated to the Amherst Housing Authority to fund repairs to Keet House, and to authorize the acceptance of an affordable housing restriction.

6/7/2006  
Amherst Main Street Housing Project

Additional appropriation to the Amherst Housing Authority to fund the Main Street affordable housing project.

6/7/2006  
Amherst Habitat for Humanity affordable housing project

Appropriation to the Pioneer Valley Habitat for Humanity/Amherst College affordable housing construction project, and to authorize the acceptance of an affordable housing restriction.

6/7/2006  
Amherst North/South Cemetery Survey

To fund a survery of North and South Amherst Cemeteries, established in 1818. The survey includes: physical boundary survey using both traditional and GIS methods, inventory of existing burial info, and documentation of site conditions through photography and other means.

6/7/2006  
Amherst North Pleasant Cemetery Entrance Survey and Design

To fund survey and design work on the North Pleasant Cemetery entrance to provide pedestrian access to the cemetery given that planning will soon begin for capital streetscape improvements along the east of N Pleasant St. between Kellog St. and the Southern driveway of the Carriage Shops.

6/7/2006  
Amherst East Village Common historical research

To fund researching the East Village Common, given that the site is the centerpiece of a National Historic Register district and has been proposed as the principal target area for Amherst

6/7/2006  
Amherst Jones Library and Town Clerk archive restoration

The second installment of the collaborative project bto restore and protect historical archives

6/7/2006  
Amherst Interpretive Signs - Dickinson House & West Cemetery

To fund historically interpretive signs at Dickinson House and West Cemetery

6/7/2006  
Amherst Interpretive Publications

To fund the Historical Commission's publication of a guidebook to the Central Business District (CBD) National Historic Register District in downtown Amherst.

6/7/2006  
Amherst NHR Research and Nomination

To fund the research and nomination necessary to expand the East Village NHR district, and for individual NHR nominations of outlying or isolated historic buildings.

6/7/2006  
Amherst Supporting fees for HPRs

To fund appraisals and surveys associated with acquiring historic preservation restrictions.

6/7/2006  
Amherst Conservation Restriction on parcel in Mt Holyoke Range

To fund the acquisition of a conservation restriction, to be managed and controlled by the Amherst Conservation Commission

6/7/2006  
Amherst Coordinated Sign Project

To fund a sign program to provide a plan and some informal signs to help preserve Town and School athletic fields, parks, and adjoining conservation areas

6/7/2006  
Amherst Town Tomb engineering study

To pay for an analysis of the masonry portions of the Town Tomb, the development of cost estimates and bid specifications for resettling and securing those structural elements, and for installing a more secure and original Tomb door.

6/18/2007  
Amherst Jones Library and Town Clerk archive restoration

For the third installment of the document restoration. Documents are being microfilmed prior to restoration and rebinding.

6/18/2007  
Amherst Benjamin Kimball House

The first of five annual requests for appropriations to reimburse the State for the value of 1.7 acres removed from the APR Program in order to preserve the Kimball farmhouse.

6/18/2007  
Amherst Interpretive Signs - East Village District

For the design and installation of signs signaling vehicular entrances to the National Historic Register (NHR) District, as well as pedestrian signs interpreting a few selected buildings and sites within the NHR.

6/18/2007  
Amherst Interpretive Publications

To fund interpretive publications pertainign to the East Village District

6/18/2007  
Amherst National Historic Register District Nominations: Bay Road

To fund the nomination of Bay Road as a National Historic Register district. This is an ancient way that once served as an east-west Native American trail.

6/18/2007  
Amherst Archaeological Site Survey: Bay Road

To fund an archaeological survey and study to facilitate the planned realignment of Bay Road and West Street, an intersection with centuries of historical significance and the potential site for a regional bike path.

6/18/2007  
Amherst State Grant Match - MHC Survey and Planning

To provide Amherst's local match for grants offered by the Mass. Historical Commission for the purpose of completing Amherst's Historic Resource Inventory

6/18/2007