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  • Secretary Kristen Lepore speaks at the Animal Rescue League of Boston

    Baker-Polito Administration Highlights Progress on Regulatory Reform Initiative

    Governor Baker joined the Animal Rescue League of Boston to highlight significant changes in state regulations as part of the Baker-Polito Administration’s extensive regulatory review process, including improving the lives of shelter animals and increasing space and flexibility for animal shelters.

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  • Governor Baker and others in front of a paratransit van.

    Governor Baker, MBTA Launch RIDE Pilot Program with Uber, Lyft

    Governor Baker joined others at Perkins School for the Blind to launch a first-of-its-kind program with ride-share companies to save costs and deliver options for on-demand service to paratransit customers of the MBTA.

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  • Governor Baker with a group in Chelsea.

    Baker-Polito Administration Advances Public Housing Redevelopment Partnerships

    The Baker-Polito Administration announced a total of $600,000 in public housing planning and predevelopment grants to the Chelsea and Somerville Housing Authorities.

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  • Governor Baker with offshore wind developers and other officials in New Beford.

    Baker-Polito Administration, Offshore Wind Developers Announce Agreement for New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal

    The Baker-Polito Administration today signed a Letter of Intent with offshore wind developers to lease the New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal as a staging and deployment location for future wind projects.

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  • Governor Baker and Secretary Beaton inspecting strawberry crops.

    Governor Baker Elevates State’s Response to Widespread Drought

    In response to the fifth consecutive month of abnormally dry conditions across the Commonwealth, Governor Charlie Baker outlined continued actions to be taken by state agencies to assist Massachusetts’ residents, farmers, and municipalities.

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  • Governor Baker announcing grant for UMass data center.

    UMass Amherst Awarded $5 Million to Support New Data Science Collaborative

    The Baker-Polito Administration announced a $5 million grant to the University of Massachusetts at Amherst to establish the UMass Amherst Data Science/Cybersecurity Research and Education Collaborative. (Photo: Thom Kendall for UMass Amherst)

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  • Governor Baker announcing affordable housing development grants

    Baker-Polito Administration Announces Affordable Housing Development Awards

    The Baker-Polito Administration announced $90 million in awards to fund the development, renovation and preservation of affordable rental housing across the Commonwealth.

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  • Governor Baker surround by stakeholders before signing Economic Development legislation.

    Governor Baker Signs Economic Development Legislation

    Governor Baker signs comprehensive economic development legislation, providing up to $1 billion in new investments in communities, workforce training, and innovation across Massachusetts.

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