Public participation has been appreciated and encouraged. Times and locations for next week's public hearings are as follows:
Monday, March 5, 6:00-8:00 PM, Haverhill, Consentino School, 685 Washington
Tuesday, March 6, 6:00-8:00 PM, Brockton, Conference Center at Massasoit, 770 Crescent Street
Tuesday, March 6, 6:00-8:00 PM, Revere, Paul Revere School, 395 Revere Street
Wednesday, March 7, 6:00-8:00 PM, Fitchburg, Public Library Auditorium, 610 Main Street
Wednesday, March 7, 7:00-9:00 PM, Hull, Memorial Middle School, 81 Central Avenue
For information about fare and service proposals, please visit MBTA.com/join the discussion.
Have your voice heard by sending an email with your questions, comments, and ideas to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The MBTA’s public outreach process continues with the acceptance of public comment through March 12, 2012 electronically at mbta.com, by email at email@example.com, via mail to MBTA, Ten Park Plaza, Boston, Ma 02116, Attention: Fare Proposal Committee, and by phone at 617-222-3200/ TTY (617) 222-5146.
A final fare and service recommendation will be made to the MBTA’s Board of Directors this spring and changes will be implemented on July 1, 2012.
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