Update on transportation studies, including Green Line
The Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) has released the latest Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP) for public review. It contains information on federally funded transportation studies and planning activities proposed for the year.
The Green Line extension environmental review is listed: “EOT [Executive Office of Transportation] will now manage the environmental review for this proposed extension including an assessment of an extension to Medford and a branch to Union Square.” Later in the document: “EOT will fund and manage the next planning phase of this project. It calls for conceptual design/engineering including assessment of environmental impacts of consstructing an extension to Medford and a branch to Union Square. Details and associated impacts of station sitings, maintenance facility planning, and terminus siting will be addressed in this phase.”
Download the UPWP.