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Judge King's Update on Compliance with MBTA/BCIL Accessibility Settlement

Meeting Info

Date: June 28, 2016 at 1:00pm - 3:00pm


Second Floor, Transportation Library, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA

Attendees: MBTA Attendees, Representatives from various departments

Event Description

MBTA/BCIL Settlement Update & Recognition of 10 Year Anniversary
Public Meeting

Judge Patrick King will be hosting a public hearing to discuss the MBTA's progress towards complying with the MBTA/BCIL settlement. Please come and share your feedback, questions and/or concerns.

1. Welcome from Judge King 

2. Welcome from General Manager Frank DePaola

3. World Premiere of “We Will Ride” 

4. Major Accomplishments: A Look Back 

  • Taramattie Doucette, Greater Boston Legal Services
  • Rob Sampson, System-Wide Accessibility

5. Personal Reflections on the Past 10 Years 

  • Joanne Daniels-Finegold, Named Plaintiff
  • Chris Hart, Technical Adviser
  • Jeff Gonneville, Chief Operating Officer
  • Andrew Foreman, Named Plaintiff 
  • Ed Hunter, AGM Design & Construction
  • Laura Brelsford, AGM System-Wide Accessibility

6. Creating True System-Wide Accessibility--A Look Forward 

  • Jeff Gonneville, Ed Hunter & Laura Brelsford

7. Recognition of Plaintiffs

8. Judge King’s Status Update

9. Feedback and Q&A

Judge King's Meeting Agenda 6/24/2016 DOC
SWA Initiatives June 2016 Update 06-06-16 PDF 
SWA Initiatives June 2016 Update 06-06-16 DOC

This meeting space is accessible to people with disabilities. American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters will be present. If you need a reasonable accommodation (such as assistive listening devices, handouts in alternate formats, etc.) and/or language assistance to fully participate, please contact Kurt Echols at Mass DOT at 617-222-5254 or before June 7, 2016. Such accommodations will be provided free of charge.