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Fichter, Kate

Posted by Kate Fichter, Green Line Extension Project Manager

We are pleased to announce that MassDOT and the MBTA will be hosting a series of Station Design Workshops in June. These workshops will provide you with an opportunity to participate in the design of the future Green Line Extension stations in a hands-on, interactive way. Please join us to share your vision for the future stations on the evenings listed below:

June 7th from 6PM – 8PM: College Avenue Station, Tufts University, 51 Winthrop Street, Medford

June 9th from 6PM – 8PM: Ball Square Station, Somerville High School Auditorium, 81 Highland Avenue

June 13th from 6PM – 8PM: Lowell Street Station, Somerville High School Auditorium, 81 Highland Avenue

June 15th from 6PM – 8PM: Gilman Square Station, Somerville High School Auditorium, 81 Highland Avenue

June 22nd from 6PM – 8PM: Union Square Station, Cummings Elementary School, 42 Prescott Street

June 23rd from 6PM- 8PM: Washington Street Station, Cummings Elementary School, 42 Prescott Street

June 30th from 6PM – 8PM: Lechmere Station, Kennedy/Longfellow School, 158 Spring Street, Cambridge

For language or access accommodations, please contact Beverley Johnson at (617) 296-7003 or bjohnson@bevcoassociates.comcastbiz.net at least one week before the event.

In addition, we are pleased to announce that a new Green Line Extension Project Fact Sheet has been posted to the Green Line Extension website.

Please also remember that the next meeting of the Green Line Extension Design Working Group will take place on Thursday, May 26th from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm at 51 Winthrop St. in Medford. Accessible parking is available next to the building.

As always, if you have any questions on the project, you can email Kate Fichter at katherine.fichter@state.ma.us.

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