Report of the Transit Department for the Year Ending December 31, 1930 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Report of the Transit Department for the Year Ending December 31, 1930 The Legislature of this year passed Chapter 394 providing for an extension of the Boylston Street Subway at Governor Square. This Act was in the nature Of an amendment of Chapter 341 of the Acts of 1925. For many years, traffic conditions at Governor Square had been the subject of vigorous discussion, but it was not until 1925 that the Legislature passed Chapter 341 of that year which provided for the elimination of the crossing at grade at this point and the extension therefrom of the present Boylston Street Subway, continuing out Commonwealth Avenue and Beacon Street. Following the passage of this legislation, many engineering studies and plans were prepared to effect the change. Nothing came Of it, however, by - reason of the fact that the directors of the Boston Elevated Railway Company did not accept the Act, as required. Their objection was based largely on the financial features of the Act insofar as they referred to the rental provisions. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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