Final passage of a landmark transportation reform bill, with a bipartisan vote of 130 to 25 in the House today, signals an end to decades of costly balkanization of our transportation infrastructure. I voted in favor — nothing so controversial and complex can be perfect, but it is a very good bill.
Hello, Will For the good of us all, elders must be tested for driving skills after age 80. Just imagine the possibility for carnage “down the road” when the huge baby boomer generation hits advanced age. Yikes! Regards,
A quick update on Alewife traffic issues. Some progress has been made that merits report.
Six months ago, I shared with you some thoughts about traffic in the Alewife area. Here’s an update.
A recently released study offers a depressing finding about cut-through traffic in the neighborhoods near Alewife in Arlington, Belmont and Cambridge: The traffic does not flow east and west; it flows from everywhere to everywhere.
Overview of major regional planning and study processes with links to primary sources.