1.4 min readBy Published On: March 10th, 2020Categories: News0 Comments

See press release below.

BOSTON – Out of an abundance of caution, the MBTA is cancelling this evening’s previously scheduled public meetings. These cancellations are a precautionary action to protect the health and safety of customers and employees and will likely be rescheduled at a later date.

This evening’s public meetings that are now cancelled include:

The Better Bus Project Open House Featuring Bus Network Redesign at the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building Lobby in Roxbury previously scheduled to begin at 5:30 PM. For questions  and comments related to Better Bus Project and Bus Network Redesign, please contact us at [email protected].

The Green Line Extension (GLX) Public Meeting at the Multicultural Arts Center in Cambridge previously scheduled to begin at 6 PM. For questions and comments related to GLX, please contact the GLX Project Team at [email protected].

The Public Engagement Plan Meeting at the Framingham Public Library previously scheduled to begin at 6 PM. The public continues to be encouraged to submit feedback and suggestions about the plan online and by emailing [email protected] by Friday, March 20. Riders and members of the public can also view a recorded livestream video of a previous Public Engagement Plan meeting here.

The MBTA continues to follow guidance from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, with the MBTA encouraging its riders and the public to:

–          Wash hands often with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds

–          Cover coughs and sneezes

–          Stay home if sick

–          Avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth

–          Clean areas that are frequently touched with sanitizing spray or wipes

MBTA riders and Massachusetts residents are encouraged to visit mass.gov/2019coronavirus for information on COVID-19 and mass.gov/KnowPlanPrepare for additional preparedness tips.

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