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Rail Vision Advisory Committee Meeting

Meeting Info

Date: November 14, 2018 at 2 PM - 4 PM

Location: State Transportation Building • 10 Park Plaza, 2nd Floor, Transportation Board Room • Boston, MA

Attendees: General Public

Event Description

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The MBTA's Rail Vision will identify cost-effective strategies to transform the MBTA's existing Commuter Rail system to better support improved mobility and economic competitiveness in the Boston region.

The role of the Rail Vision Advisory Committee is to provide informed advice to agency leadership and the project team. The members represent diverse perspectives of the MBTA service area.


Welcome (5 minutes)

  • Review of the agenda

Progress Since Last Meeting (5 minutes)

  • Tier 1 Evaluation
  • Presentation to Fiscal and Management Control Board (October 15, 2018)
  • Optional Advisory Committee Meeting (October 23, 2018)

Tier 1 Evaluation Key Takeaways (5 minutes)

Committee Priorities for the 8 Alternatives (90 minutes)

  • Round table discussion on the priorities to include in all alternatives and the concepts to include in at least one alternative
  • Group discussion on the framework for developing eight alternatives

Public Comment (10 minutes)

Next Meeting and Adjourn (5 minutes)