Thursday
Dec052013

Law Contradicts Activists' Claims About Gas Tax Use

There has been news recently about some lawmakers and activists hoping to repeal the gas tax indexing law.  Click the link below to an article in which State House News attempts to clarify some of the claims proponents to repeal the gas tax have been making.  Proponents have been stating that gas tax goes to the General Fund.  However the Gas tax is dedicated to transportation by law.

State House News

 

 

Thursday
Oct242013

MassCommute attends 2013 Moving Together Conference 

Members of MassCommute attended the 2013 Moving Together Conference at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel. Moving Together is Massachusetts' Transit, Walking and Bicycling Conference that brings together participants representing diverse interest from the public and private sectors. 

 

Monday
Sep162013

Massachusetts Car-Free Week Routes Motorists Toward Alternative Transit

 Click on the logo above to read about Car Free Week 2013

 

Thursday
Aug012013

Transportation Finance Bill Passed

How will the new law affect you? Click here to find out more

 

Wednesday
May222013

Bikes Welcome on the T

MBTA pilot program was recently launched that allows cyclists to board trains during peak commuter hours between Montserrat and Rockport and between North Beverly and Newburyport.  The pilot was developed for the MBTA by the North Shore Transportation Management Association and will run through October 25, 2013.

Read these articles for more information:

http://www.salemnews.com/local/x326085167/Bikes-welcome-on-the-T

http://www.gloucestertimes.com/local/x701048172/MBTA-expanding-bike-transit-program