The Executive Office of Transportation will hold two public meetings in March to provide an update on the Green Line Extension project and seek public feedback.
The meetings will include an Open House from 5:30-6:30pm, where project team members will be available to answer questions. The meeting presentation will begin at 6:30pm, followed by a public question and comment period. Dates, times, and locations:
Monday, March 9, 5:30pm Open House, 6:30 Presentation
Brooks Elementary School
388 High Street, Medford
Wednesday, March 11, 5:30pm Open House, 6:30 Presentation
Somerville High School
81 Highland Avenue, Somerville
This long-envisioned transit project will extend existing service from relocated Lechmere Station through the municipalities of Cambridge, Somerville, and Medford, with an extension of the main line to Mystic Valley Parkway/Route 16 and an adjunct line to Union Square. Additional project information is available at the project website.
I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced posted on Nov 20
MassDOT and the Massachusetts State Police announced the establishment of a new Highway Safety Corridor Program for I-495 through the towns of Chelmsford, Westford, Littleton, Boxborough, Bolton, and Berlin. The program posts public safety signs that read, “Highway Safety Corridor / Laws Strictly Enforced” at …Continue Reading I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced
Robin Chase Appointed to MassDOT Board posted on Nov 19
Governor Deval Patrick today appointed Robin Chase to the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Board of Directors. Chase is the founder and former CEO of Zipcar, the largest car-sharing company in the world, Buzzcar, a car-sharing marketplace in France and GoLoco, an online ridesharing community. …Continue Reading Robin Chase Appointed to MassDOT Board
McGrath Boulevard Project Working Group Meeting posted on Nov 18
MassDOT has assembled a working group for the McGrath Boulevard Project including residents, business owners and other local stakeholders. The purpose of the working group is to inform and advise MassDOT on important community issues affecting the development of a design for the McGrath Boulevard …Continue Reading McGrath Boulevard Project Working Group Meeting