Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs (EEA) 2022 data-driven performance

Learn how EEA uses data to improve your experience with state government.

The Baker-Polito administration is working hard to improve your experience with state government. To that end, EEA has been asked to identify our critical constituent-facing services and to track our ongoing efforts to improve their delivery. By selecting key metrics and measuring performance against annual targets, our goal is to provide you with the resources you need as simply, efficiently, and transparently as possible.

You can find out which metrics our agencies are tracking and how they’re performing on this page.

EEA's Calendar Year 2022 performance

Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

CY22 Metric CY22 Target

Percentage of communities where EEA invested in climate resiliency

Percentage of those which are EJ communities





Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)

CY22 Metric CY22 Target
Percentage of permit applications decided on time 96.5%


Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources (MDAR)

CY22 Metric CY22 Target
Number of new businesses added to the MassGrown Exchange Platform. The Exchange is a business to business platform that assists farmers, fishers, food buyers & ag-related businesses to connect, exchange and find products and services.  The platform was developed following recommendations from the Administration's Food Security Task Force to promote ongoing efforts to ensure individuals and families throughout the Commonwealth have access to healthy, local food.  The platform was designed to address COVID-19 disruptions to the local food supply and continue to benefit the local food system as a tool for businesses looking to sell, donate or purchase MA crops, seafood, products and services.  Increase the number of new businesses 20% for CY2022 on the MassGrown Exchange which equals an additional 74 businesses.


Department of Fish & Game (DFG)

CY22 Metric CY22Target
 Acres of active wildlife habitat management performed on state Wildlife Management Areas managed by DFG’s Division of Fisheries and Wildlife.  3,250 acres


Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) 

CY22 Metric CY22 Target

Percentage of Mass Trails Grants that are issued to Environmental Justice Municipalities

Campground participation: number of nights reserved

This would be a 5% increase for grants issued to EJ specific 

2.5% increase from the total 2021 reservations


Department of Energy Resources (DOER)

CY22Metric CY22 Target
Number of municipalities provided with assistance to lower their cost of energy and emissions, provide clean energy infrastructure, and technical assistance to achieve their clean energy goals. 265 municipalities- at least 35% of which contain environmental justice populations. 


Department of Public Utilities (DPU) 

CY22 Metric CY22 Target
Number of days for a Transportation Network Company (TNC) driver appeal from hearing to decision. 21 calendar days or less. For reference, the average time from a TNC Division appeal hearing to a decision was 41 calendar days in 2021.

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