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Allston I-90 Multimodal Project Overview 2019MassDOT is inviting the public to an informational meeting on Thursday, November 7, between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. which is being hosted by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) to introduce the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) Scoping Document for MassDOT’s I-90 Allston Multimodal Project.  The meeting is being held at Brighton High School, 25 Warren Street, Boston.  The document which will be introduced, is online at the project website.

The purpose of the November 7th meeting is to introduce attendees to the contents of the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) Scoping Report, provide an overview of the ongoing federal environmental permitting process for the I-90 Allston project, and outline the process for members of the public to comment on the document.  The meeting will begin a public comment period which will conclude on December 12. (The normal 30-day comment period has been extended by seven days due to the Thanksgiving holiday.)

Public comments will be reviewed and included if received by the end of the day on December 12.  Comments may be mailed to Patricia Leavenworth, PE, MassDOT Chief Engineer, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02110, Attn: Bridge Project Management – Project File No. 606475, emailed to: I-90Allston@dot.state.ma.us or members of the public are invited to offer input at the November 7 public meeting or at three additional public meetings:

  • Allston Multimodal Project Task Force: Wednesday, November 13, 2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., Fiorentino Center, 123 Antwerp Street, Boston
  • Allston Multimodal Project Public Meeting: Wednesday, December 4, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Dunning Elementary School, 48 Frost Street, Framingham
  • Allston Multimodal Project Task Force, Wednesday, December 11, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m., Fiorentino Center, 123 Antwerp Street, Boston

To be added to the project email list, request further information, or to learn more, please visit the project website.

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