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Richard Davey

Postby NRGeep » Thu Oct 16, 2014 3:57 pm

Any thoughts on Davey's effect on MBTA and DOT passenger rail and rapid transit durring his time running these agencies?
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Re: Richard Davey

Postby BostonUrbEx » Thu Oct 16, 2014 4:45 pm

I think he did a great job and has an impressive handle on what transportation needs this state has. The only thing I don't like is that as his career as Transportation Secretary progressed, he had to back up the governor, sometimes for absurd projects (South Coast Rail). I personally don't get the impression that he's sold on something as crazy as South Coast Rail, but of course he had to back up the governor on it.
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