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Posted by Kate Fichter, Green Line Extension Project Manager

We're pleased to announce that the Spring 2010 Green Line Extension project Fact Sheet is now available. It can be downloaded from the project website here.

We also want to thank everyone who attended last Wednesday's land use planning workshop in Medford. Your contributions made the evening a great success.

The next workshop will be held this evening, Wednesday, May 26, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM at the Kennedy-Longfellow School Cafeteria, 158 Spring Street in Cambridge. This meeting will focus on public ideas and suggestions for the area around the future Lechmere station. We will be happy to take comments on other station areas as well.

More information on the workshop can be found on the Green Line Extension website

We also want to provide you with an update on the field work scheduled for the rest of this week and next week:

Boring Program, typically 7:00am-3:00pm weekdays:

Within the MBTA Fitchburg Commuter Rail right-of-way from Medford Street to Prospect Street in Somerville
Within the MBTA Lowell Commuter Rail right-of-way from Washington Street to Cross Street in Somerville
At College Avenue near the MBTA right-of-way in Medford
On NSTAR property near Medford Street in Somerville
On Tufts property along the MBTA right-of-way in Medford

Field Survey:

Intersections along O'Brien Highway from Cambridge Street to Third Street in Cambridge
Abutting property research and survey along the Lowell Commuter Rail Line in Somerville

Please do not be concerned if you see people performing the work described here; they are authorized to be in and around the MBTA right-of-way.

If you have any questions or concerns about these activities, please contact me at 617-973-7342 and katherine.fichter@state.ma.us.

Thank you for your interest and cooperation.
 

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