Councillors Jackson, LaMattina, Murphy
Special Committee on Transportation, Public Infrastructure, Planning and Investment, which shall concern itself with the planning, infrastructure, operational, and regulatory policies of Boston’s surface, air, and water transportation modes. The committee shall concern itself with matters relating to motor vehicle, pedestrian, and bicycle traffic, including roadways, sidewalks, bicycle lanes, and the Hubway system. The committee shall further concern itself with matters relating to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority and other agencies that furnish public transportation. The committee shall further concern itself with matters relating to the taxi industry and other transportation network companies. The committee shall further concern itself with matters relating to operations at Logan International Airport and the Port of Boston. To further its initiatives, the committee shall foster working relationships and collaborate with related state and local agencies, including the Massachusetts Department of Transportation, the Massachusetts Port Authority, the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority, and the Boston Redevelopment Authority. The committee shall exercise oversight with respect to Boston Bikes, the Boston Transportation Department, and the Transportation Capital Program planning and policies.