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Are Off-Peak Toll Discounts The Best Way To Solve Traffic Congestion In Boston?, WGBH Greater Boston, August 7, 2018
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Here are the ‘big ideas’ that could change the MBTA, Boston.com, August 7, 2018

Governor Baker spikes toll discount trial again, Boston Globe, August 3, 2018

Pilot Program Aims to Reduce Tolls for SomeNECN The Take, July 30, 2018
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Charlie Baker rejects toll discount idea, calls for bigger traffic studyBoston Globe, July 26, 2018

Why did Charlie Baker veto a proposal to give drivers toll discounts?Boston.com, July 26, 2018

Baker signs nation’s most-overdue state budgetAssociated Press, July 26, 2018

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh tells scooter-rental company to slow downBoston Herald, July 21, 2018

Massachusetts drivers who avoid rush hour could get toll discounts under pilot programMassLive, July 20, 2018

State Considers Discount Tolls During Off-Peak HoursWBZ-TV, July 19, 2018
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MassDOT testing plan to reward off-peak travel with toll discountsWCVB-TV, July 19, 2018

T notes: Lawmakers hike funding for regional transit authorities; Pilot to test whether off-peak toll discounts can ease congestionCommonWealth, July 18, 2018

Restarting the transportation funding debateCommonWealth, July 12, 2018

A Blue Line to Lynn? Advocates are pushing a new way to fund transportation projectsBoston Globe, July 12, 2018

What Would You Pay to Fix Boston Traffic?Boston.com, July 5, 2018

If You Reduce Fares, Will Riders Come? Maybe.WGBH, July 5, 2018

With millionaires tax off the ballot, how else do we pay for transportation and education?Boston Globe, June 19, 2018

Relief and dismay as court strikes down millionaire's tax ballot questionMass Live, June 18, 2018

The Supreme Judicial Court Just Killed the Millionaire’s TaxBoston.com, June 18, 2018

Assessing the Troubles on the TNECN The Take, June 13, 2018
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Electric scooters have flooded cities across the country. Could they ever come to Boston?Boston.com, June 13, 2018

Bloomberg Baystate Business Hour: Traffic and MergersBloomberg Radio, June 12, 2018

Readers set out to solve Boston’s traffic woes, Boston Herald, June 11, 2018

Boston has the ‘worst traffic in the country’ ... How would you fix it?Boston Herald, June 10, 2018

Some cars are getting a free ride at Mass. tollsBoston Globe, May 24, 2018

State should empower regions to re-invest in themselves with regional ballot initiatives, MassLive, May 22, 2018

Off-peak toll discount pilot program deserves a shot, Boston Globe, May 17, 2018

State Unveils Data About Ride Hailing App Usage For The First Time, WBUR Radio Boston, May 3, 2018
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MART services could face cutbacks, Fitchburg Sentinel and Enterprise, April 30, 2018

Sales tax cut will force layoffs and service cuts, new group says, WWLP.com, April 23, 2018

We need a RGGI for transportation, CommonWealth, April 23, 2018

Crumbling bridge adds to infrastructure woes, Boston Herald, April 18, 2018

First Orange Line T car shells arrive at CRRC factory in Springfield, Mass Live, April 10, 2018

Tobin Bridge fix to cause commuting headaches, Salem News, April 6, 2018

Autonomous vehicles present opportunities, challenges, Attleboro Sun Chronicle April 6, 2018

Pitts Stop: Could Smarter Tolling Reduce Traffic Congestion In Boston?, WBZ-TV, April 6, 2018
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Mayor Walsh's Plan to Raise Parking Fines in Boston, NECN The Take, April 4, 2018
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Parking fines in Boston could go up to fund transportation projects, Metro Boston, April 3, 2018

Walsh wants big hike in parking ticket fees to fund transit work, Boston Globe, April 3, 2018

Push to save PVTA from cuts ramps upAmherst Bulletin, March 30, 2018

Old mindset exacerbates new traffic problemsCommonWealth, March 29, 2018

Your commute stinks because Greater Boston can’t fathom its own growthBoston Globe, March 28, 2018

Ads in support of WRTA funding beginWorcester Telegram & Gazette, March 24, 2018

Push to save PVTA from cuts ramps upDaily Hampshire Gazette News, March 22, 2018

Congestion, its impact and solutions: Chris Dempsey with Chris LovettBoston Neighborhood Network News, March 21, 2018
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Everything you need to know about the proposed Seaport gondola system, Boston.com, March 7, 2018

Poll shows support for transportation investment in Mass., Worcester Telegram & Gazette, March 1, 2018

SouthCoast omitted from transportation board, legislators say, South Coast Today, February 23, 2018

Traveling on the Red Line was a nightmare for many Wednesday, Boston Globe, February 21, 2018

Traffic congestion is taking a toll on Boston. Should Boston take a toll on congestion?, Boston.com, February 20, 2018

Massachusetts, Indiana Ramp Up Self-Driving Vehicle Debates, The Connected Car, February 20, 2018

Worcester Polytechnic researchers tackle self-driving vehicles as legislators examine policy, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, February 17, 2018

Autonomous vehicles may be on Mass. roads soon, Hampshire Gazette, February 15, 2018

Viewpoint: Need for Mass. clean transportation policy, Boston Business Journal, February 15, 2018

Chris Dempsey on Bradley Jay Show, WBZ Radio, February 14, 2018

Report: MBTA is vital for economy, worthy of investment, Bay State Banner, February 14, 2018

Editorial: Infrastructure potluck, Boston Herald, February 14, 2018

Advocates say Prez’s plan full of potholes, Boston Herald, February 13, 2018

Markey: Infrastructure plan is a ‘fraud’, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, February 12, 2018

Markey: Trump's Infrastructure Plan Is 'One Big Monetary Mirage', NECN, February 12, 2018
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Can Massachusetts Be A Transportation Innovator?, NECN The Take, February 1, 2018

East-west passenger service urged among state rail priorities, Worcester Telegram & Gazette, January 29, 2018

Kadish put in charge of transportation commission, CommonWealth/State House News Service, January 23, 2018

Baker launches commission to study transportation needsBoston Globe, January 23, 2018

Transportation is one area where Mass. lags in innovation, Boston Globe, January 14, 2018

Cold spell testing MBTA services, Gloucester Times/State House News Service, January 3, 2018

Passengers not impressed with the T’s early winter returnsBoston Globe, December 29, 2017

How Self-Driving Cars Will Impact Your Commute, NECN Business, December 26, 2017
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Bloomberg Baystate Business Hour: MBTA Commuter Rail and Keolis Bloomberg Radio, December 26, 2017 (10:20)

Checking in on T control board at halfway point CommonWealth, December 14, 2017

Sales taxes, minimum wage, paid leave and nurse staffing headed toward 2018 ballot Mass Live, December 7, 2017

Rebates could fuel electric car push in Mass. Lowell Sun, November 24, 2017

Readers react to the prospect of Amazon in Boston Boston Globe, November 24, 2017

Bloomberg Baystate Business Hour: new MBTA fare system Bloomberg Radio, November 21, 2017

Dempsey: A roadmap for the governor’s transportation commission MetroWest Daily News, November 21, 2017

The MBTA has a $723m plan to change the way you pay for rides Boston Globe, November 20, 2017

Cost, access among barriers to state reaching goal of 300,000 electric cars Daily Hampshire Gazette, November 14, 2017

If We Build It, They Will Come: The Case for First Class Transportation in Massachusetts Springfield Republican, November 3, 2017

Consumer Group Finds MBTA Reliability Report Misleading NECN, October 26, 2017
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Consumer Group Casts Doubt on MBTA Reliability WFXT, October 26, 2017
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Is Boston headed for a bike-business border battle? Boston Globe, October 24, 2017

Bloomberg Baystate Business Hour: GE and Amazon Bloomberg Radio, October 20, 2017

Bloomberg Baystate Business Hour: MBTA Commuter Rail Bloomberg Radio, October 13, 2017

MBTA service worst among carriers Boston Herald, October 12, 2017

New Data Finds MBTA Service Worst Among Counterparts NECN, October 12, 2017

The Commuter Rail Breaks Down More Often Than Any Other Regional Transit System Boston Magazine, October 12, 2017

Sound lessons from Seattle CommonWealth, October 5, 2017

Residents in all corners of state support expanded rail and bus service South Coast Today, October 1, 2017

Mass. report: Public dissatisfied with transportation Worcester Telegram, September 26, 2017

Transportation investment furthers city’s economic success Worcester Telegram, September 6, 2017 (Coalition member Alliance for Business Leadership)

More ticket checks are coming to the commuter rail Boston Globe, September 1, 2017

Our transportation system is a key culprit in climate change Boston Globe, August 1, 2017 (Coalition member Alliance for Business Leadership

I-93 commuters to Pike travelers: Welcome to our life Boston Globe, August 2, 2017

  • Joshua Ostroff
    published this page in News and Media 2017-10-25 17:37:51 -0400

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