Today the Conservation Law Foundation filed “Notices of Intent” in U.S. District Court to sue Massachusetts state agencies over the remaining transit commitments, including the Green Line extension. Read the summary on the CLF website.
Associated Press: “Lawsuits seek to pressure state on transit promises”
Boston Globe: “Suits look to force transit upgrades”
Boston Herald: “State sued over sidetracked public transit promises”
“After nearly 15 years and billions of dollars, Boston has a new highway with leaky tunnels and little progress on the public transit system promised by the commonwealth.” – CLF statement
CLF’s Carrie Schneider addresses the media.
STEP is a community group dedicated to improving transportation in Somerville, MA. We advocate for the Green Line extension, a more livable city, and public health issues.