Tri-Town Transit Study & Public Forum Info

The Tri-Town Efficiency and Regionalization Transit Study

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TRANSIT SURVEY NOW CLOSED - Survey was open September & October 2018. To view presenations from public forums, please see below. Your comments always welcomed. transportation@lexingtonma.gov 

Community participation is vital to the success of this study. People of all ages and mobility levels were encouraged to take the survey, regardless of how they commute. 

The Transit Study is a joint effort of Bedford, Burlington, and Lexington to assess the overall mobility needs of the towns and identify coordination opportunities that could enhance transit service and efficiencies through shared resources. For further information, please see our FAQ. 

 

 

Past Public Forums:

Saturday, September 22, 1:30 - 3:00 PM       Slides from this forum available HERE
Cary Library, 1874 Massachusetts Ave

Monday, October 22, 7- 8:30 PM                    Slides from this forum available HERE
This forum moved TO Selectmen's Meeting Room, 2nd Floor of Town Building, 1625 Massachusetts Ave.(Due to power issues in Cary Hall)

Thursday, November 29, 2-3:30 PM              Slides from this forum available HERE (afternoon & evening  forums the same)
Lexington Community Center, 39 Marrett Road
Room 237  - At this forum, draft recommendations for transit service changes will be shared and discussed.

Two videos shared at this presentation by consultant to show what an app-based micro-transit system may look like: 

https://www.cbs.com/shows/cbs_this_morning/video/CJYZUfg3QKKKeGDpNuowpWPAqL06Ff05/texas-city-ditches-buses-for-via-ride-share/

https://www.sacbee.com/news/local/transportation/article220439830.html

 

Thursday, November 29, 7-8:30 PM              Slides and video links from this forum are available above. Afternoon & evening forums were the same. 
Cary Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Ave - At this forum, draft recommendations for transit service changes will be shared and discussed.