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MassDOT Transit Needs Study For Roxbury/Dorchester/Mattapan

Written by Boston Biker on Jan 07

January 8, 2011
10:30 amto12:30 pm
January 12, 2011
6:30 pmto8:30 pm
January 13, 2011
5:30 pmto7:30 pm

Got this from DotBike

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Hi Dot Bikers,

This coming week there are a few kick off meetings being held by the MassDOT and MBTA to assess transit needs and plan projects in the Roxbury, Dorchester and Mattapan neighborhoods. Let MassDOT know what types of improvements you would like to see. Bicycle parking at existing and new T stations. Reasonable Bike accommodations on the new Fairmount line. Bike racks on more buses and more routes. More bike lanes or bike ways. Other ideas. Let them know cyclists are out there.

Meetings are taking place:

Saturday, January 8, 2011 10:30am – 12:30pm
William J. Devine Golf Course (Clubhouse)
Franklin Park
Get Directions

Wednesday, January 12, 2011 6:30pm – 8:30pm
BPL – Mattapan Branch Library
1350 Blue Hill Avenue
Get Directions

Thursday, January 13, 2011 5:30pm – 7:30pm
BPL – Dudley Branch Library
65 Warren Street
Get Directions

See http://www.massdot.state.ma.us/planning/RDM.aspx for more info.


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