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ACE Director speaking on Green Cities panel

February 29, 2008

ACE Director Penn Loh will be speaking about green jobs on the
Green Cities: Lessons from Boston and Beyond panel next week. This event is sponsored by the City of Boston, Harvard University’s Center for the Environment, the Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston, and the Taubman Center for State and Local Government.

Wednesday, March 5
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Rabb Lecture Hall
Boston Public Library
700 Boylston Street, Boston

RSVP to Polly at 617-495-5091 or email polly@rappaportinstitute.org

This event is free and open to the public. Please RSVP to ensure a seat. Refreshments will be available at 8:00 a.m. Read more...

It's confirmed: The T Lies

February 20, 2008

Often get upset because you are waiting at a bus stop at the scheduled time but the bus isn't there? Well that's because we have been lied to by the T. According to the Boston Herald, MBTA officials has been "secretly cutting thousands of bus and train trips from published schedules to lower costs - a practice that has left legions of customers waiting for rides that arrived late or not at all."

This confirms what bus riders have known all along - bus service in our communities is notoriously slow, crowded and unreliable. The T has reportedly been cutting more than 3000 trips a month without any warning or notification. Read more...

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