A better public transit system is key to ending homelessness. The
Regional Transit Authority Task Force issued a draft report that
recommends greater investment in public transit. Weigh in with your
Thanks to the Public Health Institute of Western MA for their
advocacy alert below:

Email your state representatives
Contact your State Representative to let them know you support
responsible Regional Transit Authority (RTA) Funding. This link will
redirect you to a MASSPIRG page to send an email to your state representative.

Read and comment on the draft report
Read the Draft RTA Task Force Report, A Vision For the Future of
Massachusetts’ Regional Transit Authorities, and submit comments by
March 29 at 5 pm. 

This page links to the report with commenting instructions.

Get your organization involved
If your organization wants to participate in advocacy for RTA riders,
please contact Angela Johnson at T4MA or Andrea Freeman at the
Massachusetts Public Health Association.

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