Springfield City Hall http://wamc.org en Mass. To Hold More Hearings On Electronic Tolls http://wamc.org/post/mass-hold-more-hearings-electronic-tolls <p>State transportation officials are holding two more public hearings on plans to switch to an all-electronic tolling system on the Massachusetts Turnpike.</p><p>Drivers would no longer be able to stop at toll booths and pay cash, under the proposal.</p><p>Tolls instead would be collected electronically through a driver's E-ZPass or by a new system that records license plate numbers and sends a bill to vehicle owners.</p><p>Officials are planning a public meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Worcester City Hall, followed by another public meeting Thursday at 6 p.m. at Springfield City Hall.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 11:29:45 +0000 Jaired Crofut 71699 at http://wamc.org Mass. To Hold More Hearings On Electronic Tolls Kwanzaa Celebration At Springfield City Hall http://wamc.org/post/kwanzaa-celebration-springfield-city-hall <p>Kwanzaa, the seven day African American cultural celebration is underway. The city of Springfield Massachusetts Friday held its third annual official observance at city hall.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; WAMC”s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 28 Dec 2012 23:24:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 54711 at http://wamc.org Kwanzaa Celebration At Springfield City Hall