On Tuesday, January 14, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM the Green Line Extension (GLX) is hosting a neighborhood public meeting to provide details about noise and retaining walls from Washington Street to Medford Street (including Washington Street Station). The meeting will take place at the Holiday Inn, 30 Washington Street in Somerville. (This location is served by MBTA Orange Line (Sullivan Square) and Bus Routes 80, 86, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 95, 101, 104, 105,109, and CT2.)
The public meeting on Wednesday, January 15, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM will provide details on proposed walls from Medford Street to Lowell Street (including Gilman Square Station). The meeting will take place at the Center for the Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue in Somerville. Served by MBTA Bus Routes 80, 83, 85, 87, 88, and 90.
Throughout January and February, MassDOT and the MBTA are hosting a series of neighborhood public meetings to provide details about noise and retaining walls proposed for segments of the Green Line Extension Project. Please join us at these meetings to learn about what is proposed in your neighborhood!
Please see the map on the GLX website to identify the meeting segment you should attend. The rest of the schedule is as follows:
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 6:00 – 8:00 PM: Lowell Street to Broadway (includes Lowell St. and Ball Square Stations)
The meeting will take place at the Center for the Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue in Somerville.
Served by MBTA Bus Routes 80, 83, 85, 87, 88, and 90.
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 6:00 – 8:00 PM: Glass Factory Condominiums Area (includes Lechmere Station)
The meeting will take place at the Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, 41 Second Street in East Cambridge.
Served by MBTA Green Line (Lechmere) and Bus Routes 68, 69, 80, 85, 87, 88, and CT2.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 6:00 – 8:00 PM: Broadway to Winthrop Street (includes College Avenue Station)
The meeting will take place at St. Clement School, 579 Boston Avenue in Medford.
Served by MBTA Bus Routes 80, 89, 94, 96 and 101.
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