MASSPIRG report highlights benefits of public transportation expansions

Vehicle travel on Massachusetts highways increased 57 percent between 1980 and 2007. And the number of miles driven per person has increased by 39 percent over that time. This and much more is in a new report by the Massachusetts Public Interest Research Group (MASSPIRG) analyzes the benefits of proposed and planned public transportation projects throughout Massachusetts, including the Green Line extensions. Read more and download the report.