The funding for the highway component of this project will come from toll money. However, the rest of the project remains without identified funding sources. At both the state and federal level there is a finite amount of money available for transit projects. Solving the funding challenges for this project is a top priority for Senator Brownsberger and other neighborhood legislators.
MassDOT will host a public information meeting about concept development for the Allston I-90 Interchange Project on Wednesday, June 17. The meeting will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Jackson Mann Community Center (500 Cambridge, Street, Allston). Read this post for further information about the meeting.
Senator Brownsberger, along with Senator DiDomenico, Representatives Decker, Honan, Livingstone, Moran, Smizik and Councillor Ciommo submitted this comment letter on the I-90 Allston Interchange Improvement Project Environmental Notification Form to EOEEA Secretary Maeve Vallely Bartlett.
Here is a notice from MassDOT and the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs about a Site Walk and Scoping Meeting for the Allston I-90 Interchange Project on Thursday, November 20, 2014.
Harry Mattison passed along the following notice about an upcoming meeting regarding the Beacon Park Yards hosted by the Boston Society of Architects on Wednesday, October 29 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at the Architecture Boston Expo at the BCEC Convention Center.
Senator Brownsberger joined Governor Patrick, Secretary Davey, Mayor Walsh, and Representative Honan at today’s (9/30) announcement of major improvements to the I-90 Interchange in Allston, including the creation of a new commuter rail station called West Station. See a video of the press conference, done by Harry Mattison (Sen. Brownsberger can be seen at 5:38), and the event press release.