Massachusetts Report Reveals $13 Billion Transportation Funding Plan

January 15, 2013

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation released a 10-year plan that reveals the state needs $1.02 billion annually to maintain and upgrade its existing transportation system, according to

The plan, which requires an additional $13 million over the next 10 years, would more than double the existing transportation budget of $12 million.

Gov. Deval Patrick will release a proposal on Wednesday, Jan. 16 regarding how the state should raise the additional funds.