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Governor Baker Creates Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth 

1/23/2018 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

18 experts with diverse range of skills and backgrounds to guide future transportation decisions

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Governor Baker Urges Holiday Travel Caution, Highlights Road Safety Initiatives 

11/21/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

New and existing legislative proposals aim to reduce distracted & impaired driving and work zone fatalities, while keeping impaired offenders off the roads

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards $8.5 Million in First Round of 2017 MassWorks Grants 

10/10/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

Awards will support critical infrastructure projects in 10 rural communities

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards $1.8 Million to Support 49 Community Recreational Trail Projects 

9/19/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

60% increase in recreational trail funding will expand, improve 160 miles of the statewide trail network

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Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 40 Road and Bridge Projects Impacting 19 Communities in Greater Boston Area 

7/20/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

$315 million in highway infrastructure investments highlight impact of over $2.8 billion spent on safe and reliable infrastructure across the Commonwealth

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Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates $250 Million Invested in Road and Bridge Projects in Northeast Massachusetts 

7/19/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

90 highway infrastructure projects in 61 Northeast Massachusetts towns are part of over $2.8 billion spent on transportation infrastructure across the Commonwealth

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Baker-Polito Administration Highlights 90 Road and Bridge Projects Across 61 Northeast Massachusetts Communities 

7/18/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

$250 million in North Shore regional highway investments highlight impact of over $2.8 billion spend on safe and reliable infrastructure statewide

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Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 75 Roadway and Bridge Projects Impacting 77 Communities Across Central Massachusetts 

7/13/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

$193 million in regional highway investments highlight impact of over $2.8 billion spent on safe and reliable infrastructure across the Commonwealth

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Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Benefits of 150 Miles of New Trails for Walking and Biking 

6/28/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

Work on Cape Cod underscores importance of supporting local trail networks and connections to recreation, tourism and economic opportunity

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Governor Baker, State Housing and Transit Officials Break Ground on Transit-Oriented “Open for Business” Property in Beverly 

6/14/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

112 Rantoul Street brings 67 units of new housing to formerly vacant downtown parcel

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Baker-Polito Administration Authorizes MBTA Control Board Extension, Board and Staffing Transitions Announced To Continue Reform Momentum 

5/25/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

Effective July 1st, Acting GM Shortsleeve to step down and join FMCB, as Vice-Chair Poftak temporarily steps down to serve as Interim GM

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Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Opening of Boston Landing Station 

5/17/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

$20-million commuter rail station to service Allston-Brighton community, Framingham/Worcester Line

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Governor Baker, Transit and Elected Officials Celebrate I-95/Dedham Street Corridor Project Groundbreaking 

5/04/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

$44 million project to build new I-95 off-ramp and improve options for drivers, cyclists, pedestrians and public transit users

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Governor Baker Signs $290 Million Transportation Funding Bill 

5/04/2017 Office of Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito

$700 million invested in Chapter 90 transportation projects during the Baker-Polito Administration; bill also funds software and mobility programs

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