Transforming the Rail Network for Economic and Community Development

Lt. Governor Timothy Murray leads the administration’s efforts on a transformative program that will expand the economic impact of freight rail across Massachusetts, enhance commuter rail service to the west and south, improve air-quality and congestion by reducing car and truck traffic on the highways, and open up the potential for one of the most significant redevelopment projects in Boston’s history.

Working in Partnership With Cities and Towns

As a former mayor of Worcester, Lt. Governor Murray understands the needs and challenges cities and towns face.  With this experience, Lt. Governor Murray works closely with municipal managers on local issues as Chair of the Municipal Affairs Coordinating Cabinet and Chair of the Local Government Advisory Commission.  Lt. Governor Murray also served as Chair of the Regionalization Advisory Commission.