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 email@example.com.
The MBTA’s public outreach process continues with the acceptance of public comment through March 12, 2012 electronically at mbta.com, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, 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.
Lexington: Route 2 Bridges Project Update posted on Aug 21
MassDOT next week will begin preparations to replace the Route 2 Bridges over I-95 in Lexington by implementing a traffic shift on Route 2 east and westbound. The work to prepare for the shift requires lane closures from 8:00 PM each night to 5:00 AM …Continue Reading Lexington: Route 2 Bridges Project Update
Governor Patrick Announces Knowledge Corridor Line Purchase posted on Aug 20
Governor Deval Patrick today announced an agreement in principle allowing the Commonwealth to purchase the Knowledge Corridor rail line between East Northfield and Springfield from Pan Am Southern, a joint venture of Pan Am and Norfolk Southern. The 49-mile segment of rail is currently undergoing …Continue Reading Governor Patrick Announces Knowledge Corridor Line Purchase
Morton Street Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule posted on Aug 19
MassDOT announced the successful opening of the new Morton Street Bridge in Mattapan more than a full day ahead of the already accelerated schedule. The original structurally deficient bridge carrying Morton Street over the MBTA commuter rail tracks closed on Friday, August 8 for final …Continue Reading Morton Street Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule