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Mass. gas prices jumped 5 cents a gallon in past week

State House News Service |

AAA Northeast on Monday said gas prices in Massachusetts rose 5 cents a gallon over the past week.

MassDOT: Worcester airport has $97M economic impact

Grant Welker |

Worcester Regional Airport has an economic impact of $97 million, seventh in the state, according to a study released Monday.

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Who's on the move in Central Massachusetts?

Boston engineering firm opens Downtown Worcester office

Boston engineering firm Howard Stein Hudson has opened a downtown Worcester office in the Guaranty Building.

Fares will rise in July on MBTA trains

State House News Service |

ravel on the MBTA's subway and commuter rail network will cost more starting July 1.

Hospitality job gains keep Mass. unemployment at 3.1%

The Massachusetts unemployment rate in January remained at 3.1 percent for the fourth straight month thanks to job gains across most industries, including hospitality and transportation.

Baker presses for more housing inventory to ease price crunch

State House News Service |

Gov. Charlie Baker doubled down Wednesday on legislation to make it easier for cities and towns to relax zoning restrictions to facilitate the construction of new housing.

DeLeo lays out $1B plan to counteract climate change town by town

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House Speaker Robert DeLeo proposed a sweeping $1 billion environmental grant program Friday that, over the next decade, would fund municipal efforts to build renewable-energy infrastructure and...

Mass. transportation faces $8.4B budget shortfall

State House News Service |

Massachusetts faces an $8.4 billion shortfall in revenue for roads, bridges and the MBTA over the next ten years, according to a new report.

Report: Costs of traffic congestion highest in Boston

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Boston was named the most congested city in the United States in the INRIX 2018 Global Traffic Scorecard.

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