As we seek to expand and improve transit services, we need to keep ridership in mind. Of course, this makes economic sense, but it also makes environmental sense — mass transit vehicles are large and require a lot of energy for propulsion.
I have filed legislation to give judges more flexibility in sentencing murderers.
MassDOT just released an in-depth study of traffic congestion in Massachusetts. While the report offers no quick fixes, it adds urgency to many ongoing projects and discussions.
This post is a collection of notes on how to understand the transportation bond bill and capital spending plans.
Testimony at a legislative hearing today about the problems at the Registry Motor Vehicles answered many questions, but left ultimate questions of accountability unresolved.
At a meeting in Framingham last night, Senate President Spilka sent MassDOT a message that should be very much appreciated by the inner core commuters that I represent.