massINC http://wamc.org en Think Tank Urges Transportation Investment in Mass. Gateway Cities http://wamc.org/post/think-tank-urges-transportation-investment-mass-gateway-cities <p></p><p>A new report by Massachusetts think-tank MassINC shows a significant economic impact from the lack of adequate public transportation available in Gateway Cities.</p><p></p><p>The report released this week titled “Reinventing Transit: Investing in Public Transportation for Strong Gateway Cities Economies” reveals that the inadequate public transportation systems in place in mid-size, post-industrial cities in the commonwealth not only hinder workers, but also contribute to below-average labor force participation.</p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 17:13:25 +0000 Lucas Willard 58780 at http://wamc.org Think Tank Urges Transportation Investment in Mass. Gateway Cities