Archive for April, 2013

When Comparing Transportation Finance Plans, Know Your Fruit

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

At a time when our legislators are facing critical decisions on transportation financing, their ability to properly assess the plans on the table is being hampered by confusion about the different plans’ price tags and where the money is going to come from. CLF’s Rafael Mares compares apples to apples to sort out the various transportation plans on the table for Massachusetts.

Massachusetts’ Pothole Problem

Friday, April 5th, 2013

Does it seem as though your car is hitting nasty potholes with ever-increasing frequency? That’s because it probably is.

Across the state, our local roads and bridges are decaying. In this installment of CLF’s Under the Hood of the MA Transportation system, Christine Chilingerian explores how the Bay State’s roads and bridges have suffered from years of underfunding.

April 2 is Transportation Day!

Monday, April 1st, 2013

On April 2, from 10am – 1pm, join fellow Bay State residents at the Massachusetts State House to urge our decision-makers to create dedicated transportation funding that will be enough to fix our roads and bridges, stave off fare hikes and service cuts, invest in transportation services, and modernize our transportation system for the future. Get inspired by speakers from across MA who want and need more transportation funding. Then drop off letters and talk with your legislators about supporting more funding.