Senate President Karen Spilka has appointed me to serve in a new role: President Pro Tempore of the senate. My role is to help her move the senate’s agenda forward.
The Central Transportation Planning Staff has shared new growth estimates. Especially Allston but also many other parts of Boston and a few pockets in Belmont and Watertown are looking at significant growth. .
The Senate proposal eliminates the ‘Cap on Kids’ and includes $30M for the Low Income Heating Energy Assistance Program.?
The MBTA’s governing board is considering a fare increase that will average 6.3% for T riders, effective July 1, 2019.
The MBTA has furnished the additional information below, showing how headways (spacing between buses) will be improved under the plan.
In 2020, the Census Bureau hopes to conduct much of the census count online.