Should the MBTA Privatize its Arborway, Lynn, and Quincy Garage?

Representative Mirra recently submitted an argument published in the Boston Globe, writing in favor of the MBTA’s plans to privatize the Arborway, Lynn, and Quincy Garages. “After years of mismanagement and neglect, the financially-plagued MBTA, is burdened with waste and inefficiency. As recently as 2015, it was projecting a cost growth rate that was three times dedicated revenues. Of the $132 million spent on bus maintenance in fiscal 2016, nearly $100 million …

Lieutenant Governor Visits Groveland, West Newbury

On Tuesday, August 29th, Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito visited the towns of Groveland and West Newbury to discuss the Green Community Grant (awarded to West Newbury) and the Community Compact Grant (awarded to Groveland). Representative Mirra met with the Lieutenant Governor as well as town officials to discuss implementation of programs funded by these community grants. Please click here to read more about these grants.