Governor Deval Patrick this week met with Jeff Mullan prior to the Governor's appointment of Mullan as the Secretary and CEO of MassDOT, effective November 1.
Mullan will work closely with Transportation Secretary James Aloisi in the coming weeks to implement the Governor's transportation reform vision in the form of the new Massachusetts Department of Transportation, MassDOT, which begins officially on November 1.
In the video available below and on the Governor's website, Mullan promises a MassDOT that delivers quality, cost-effective services, seeks efficiencies in operations, encourages innovative ideas, and has a customer focus. He encourages the public's ideas and comment as transportation reform advances.
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