Media & Press Coverage

  • Melnea Cass Widening Project Raises Resident Questions, Concerns

    At a public meeting hosted by the Boston Transportation Department (BTD) last week, Roxbury residents, activists and local elected officials raised sharp questions about a plan to widen Melnea Cass Boulevard in order to add new center median bus lanes and stations.

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  • City Pitches Widening of Melnea Cass Boulevard and New Bike Lanes, Trees

    Major changes could be coming to Melnea Cass Boulevard in Lower Roxbury. Members of the Boston Transportation Department were recently before the community to pitch a plan that would widen the boulevard and add transit lanes, new bike and walking paths, and more trees.

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  • Melnea Cass Blvd. Redesign Plan Inches Forward

    The Boston Transportation Department (BTD) held a public meeting last week on plans to redesign Melnea Cass Boulevard, the fast-paced thoroughfare in Lower Roxbury that will soon see new retail and residential development at some of its key intersections.

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  • Strides Made At Second Meeting On Melnea Cass Blvd. Design

    The Boston Transportation Department held its second public meeting on the redesign of Melnea Cass Boulevard to create a more pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly street while still accommodating car, truck and public transit traffic.

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