Today’s Headlines

Ferry Can’t Dock Because of Storm (SFGate) Barges Strike SF’s Third Street Bridge (SFStandard, SFChron) VTA Trying to Defend BART Extension (SJSpotLight) Contractor on BART Extension, HSR, has Most Violations (ConstructionDive) The Complexities of Transit Payment (WashPost) Upcoming Sunday Streets (SFExaminer) Severe Injuries from Fallen Street Trees (SFGate) More on Tolling Lanes (Planetizen) Driver Does Doughnuts […]

AG Says Burbs ‘Must Comply’ With Transit-Oriented Housing

On Monday, Massachusetts Attorney General Andrea Campbell issued an advisory to warn cities and towns across eastern Massachusetts that they “must comply” with the state’s new MBTA Communities Law by legalizing multifamily housing near MBTA bus routes and rail stations. Where many of Boston’s suburbs currently only allow single-family homes with large lawns, the new law […]