Amendment ID: S2989-156-R1

Redraft Amendment 156

Swampscott Station

Mr. Crighton moves that the proposed new text be amended by inserting after section 20 the following section:-

“SECTION 20A. The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority shall develop a mobility mitigation plan to address the closure of the Central Square-Lynn station in the city of Lynn. The plan shall: (i) include consideration of shuttle service to nearby commuter rail or subway stations to provide convenient and efficient replacement options; (ii) ensure that alternative transportation options provided as mitigation measures do not result in increased costs to commuters impacted by the closure of the station; and (iii) detail plans for consumer facing outreach campaign to inform impacted commuters of alternative transportation options. The plan shall be submitted to the joint committee on transportation not later than August 1, 2022.”.