The Executive Office of Transportation today announced a community meeting on Thursday May 21 to present the concept for the proposed MBTA ‘South Station Direct Connect’ service. This service will provide enhanced MBTA Silver Line service between Dudley Station and South Station, including dedicated bus lanes along Essex Street and a new state-of-the-art bus kiosk at the corner of Essex Street and Atlantic Avenue.
Planners will present their ideas and answer questions from the public.
WHAT: Community meeting on proposed South Station Direct Connect Project
WHEN: Thursday May 21, 2009, 6:00PM – 8:00PM
WHERE: State Transportation Building, Ten Park Plaza, Boston, in Conference Rooms 1, 2, and 3.
A photo ID is required to enter the State Transportation Building.
Read the facts about this project here.
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