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Posted by Kate Fichter, Green Line Extension Project Manager

On Wednesday, December 14th, the Green Line Extension project team will hold a public meeting to review the latest design plans for new Lechmere Station. The meeting will be held in the auditorium of the Kennedy/Longfellow School, 158 Spring Street in Cambridge from 6:00pm-8:00pm. If you need any accommodation to fully participate in this public meeting, please contact Beverley Johnson at 617-296-7003 or bjohnson@bevcoassociates.comcastbiz.net. Please also contact Ms. Johnson if you need a specific language accommodation.

In addition, MassDOT is pleased to announce that the Metropolitan Area Planning Council has released its draft report and recommendations from the Mystic Valley Parkway Green Line Extension Community Visioning Process. Public comments on the draft report can be submitted until December 30, 2011.

Comments can be provided by email: glx@mapc.org or by mail:

Metropolitan Area Planning Council, c/o Eric Halvorsen, 60 Temple Place, Boston, MA 02111

The report is available online at www.mapc.org/green-line-extension. Printed copies are also available at the following locations:

City of Medford, Community Development Department, 85 George P. Hassett Drive, Medford
City of Somerville, Strategic Planning and Community Development Department, 93 Highland Avenue
West Medford Community Center, 111 Arlington Street, Medford
Walkling Court Community Center, Walkling Court, Medford
City of Medford Public Library, 111 High Street, Medford
City of Somerville Public Library, 79 Highland Avenue, Somerville

As always, if you have any questions on the Green Line Extension project, you can email Kate Fichter at katherine.fichter@state.ma.us.

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