Thursday, March 6, 2014
Today the Massachusetts State Senate is expected to debate a
$13.15 billion transportation bond bill.
Contained within the bill is a five-year $1.5 billion commitment to the
Chapter 90 road fund dedicated to assist municipalities in repairing local
roads, however, there are several costly items within the bond bill as well. Two such items include $2.3 billion for the South
Coast rail line project and $1.3 billion for the Green Line extension.