Union Station http://wamc.org en Long Term Funding Plan Being Prepared For Mass. Transportation http://wamc.org/post/long-term-funding-plan-being-prepared-mass-transportation <p>Massachusetts is facing huge budget deficits in its highway and mass transit systems. The Patrick administration is likely to call early next year for higher taxes and tolls.&nbsp; The state, meanwhile, is putting millions of dollars more into a major transportation project in western Massachusetts.&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC’s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 18:03:14 +0000 Paul Tuthill 52496 at http://wamc.org Long Term Funding Plan Being Prepared For Mass. Transportation Contractor Selected To Helm Union Station Project http://wamc.org/post/contractor-selected-helm-union-station-project <p> A general contractor has been selected to manage the building of a major transportation project in western Massachusetts.&nbsp; A recent influx of federal&nbsp; funds&nbsp; has the long&nbsp; stalled redevelopment of Springfield&rsquo;s derelict train station back on the fast track, as WAMC&rsquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports</p><p></p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 19:50:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 44947 at http://wamc.org Contractor Selected To Helm Union Station Project U.S. Transportation Sec. Announces Funding For Springfield Project http://wamc.org/post/us-transportation-sec-announces-funding-springfield-project <p>The Obama administration Monday announced more than $700 million for transportation projects across the country. The administration&rsquo;s transportation secretary visited Springfield Massachusetts to highlight one of the projects.&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC&rdquo;s Pioneer&nbsp; Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p></p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 19:48:28 +0000 Paul Tuthill 43760 at http://wamc.org U.S. Transportation Sec. Announces Funding For Springfield Project