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MassGIS Data: Community Preservation Act (CPA) Towns

June 2018
The CPA Towns datalayer reflects the Massachusetts municipalities that adopted the Community Preservation Act.
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The CPA Towns datalayer reflects the Massachusetts municipalities that adopted the Community Preservation Act. For more information about the Community Preservation Act contact the Community Preservation Coalition. The name of the statewide datalayer is TOWNS_POLY_V_CPA. Sample of CPA Towns by Pct Yes Vote Sample of CPA Towns by Surcharge

Production

MassGIS developed this layer with the Community Preservation Coalition, which publishes statewide statistics on the CPA status of each city municipality. Data up-to-date as of June 25, 2018.

Attributes

The TOWNS_POLY_V_CPA attribute table has the following items:

ITEM NAME WDTH / TYPE DESCRIPTION
TOWN 21 / C Municipality Name
TOWN_ID 4 / I Municipality Id
ELEC_DATE * 255 / C Date of Election
BALLOT_PTH * 255 / C Path to Ballot
PCT_YES * 38 / D % Voting Yes
PCT_NO * 38 / D % Voting No
SURCHARGE * 255 / C Current surcharge
EXEMPTIONS * 255 / C Exemptions

* These fields are filled in only for towns that have adopted the CPA.

Maintenance

MassGIS will update the layer as needed.


Last Updated 6/25/2018

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Modified Date
2018-06-25
Release Date
2017-09-18
Frequency
Continuously
Identifier
989ff1c2-579f-4e6b-a1bd-ab386bc3debb
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
Massachusetts
License
Author
MassGIS
Contact Name
MassGIS
Contact Email
Public Access Level
Public
Data Quality
False
Content Type
Language
English