Worcester Union Station Improvements Public Meeting - CANCELED
Attendees: General Public
On March 10, 2020, the Executive Office of Administration and Finance for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts released Coronavirus prevention guidelines for executive branch agencies, which includes the MBTA. Given the evolving nature of COVID-19 and out of an abundance of caution, the Commonwealth is adopting precautionary measures effective March 11, 2020 which includes cancellation of discretionary public meetings and gatherings organized by executive branch agencies.
Apologies for any inconvenience the cancellations have caused. The MBTA is committed to public engagement and will work to reschedule canceled meetings as appropriate.
For additional information regarding COVID-19, please visit mass.gov/covid19
About the Meeting
As a follow-up to the previous public meeting held in August 2019, the MBTA and project team will provide an updated summary of the scope of work, the final design plans and construction schedule for the Worcester Union Station Improvements project, that includes the following:
- A new high-level center platform
- Track, signal, communications and infrastructure upgrades
- New elevators, stairways and pedestrian bridges
- Accessibility improvements to the commuter parking area
During the open house at the start of the meeting, members of the project team will be available to discuss issues and concerns for those attending. Time will be allotted for an additional Q&A session following the presentation.
6:00 PM – 6:30 PM Open House
6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Presentation and Q&A
These meetings are accessible to people with disabilities and those with limited English proficiency. Accessibility accommodations and language services will be provided free of charge, upon request, as available. Such services include documents in alternate formats, translated materials, assistive listening devices, and interpreters (including American Sign Language).
For accommodation or language assistance, please contact MassDOT’s Chief Diversity and Civil Rights Officer by phone (857-368-8580), fax (857-368-0602), TTD/TTY (857-368-0603) or by email at MASSDOT.CivilRights@dot.state.ma.us.