Access Advisory Committee to the MBTA (AACT)

Executive Board of Directors, 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

Conference Rooms 2 and 3, 10 Park Plaza, Boston


Wednesday, February 28, 2018 


Please note:   AACT meetings are public and open to all. They are conducted in compliance with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Open Meeting Law, M.G.L. c.30A, §§ 18-25 (effective July 1, 2010).


This information is subject to change.


 10:00 – 10:15 AM      


    • Call to Order

    • Introductions

              • Chairman’s Report

    • Approval of Meeting Minutes

    January 24, 2018

10:15 – 10:30 AM

              • Committee Reports

 10:30 – 11:15 AM


              • Open Discussion

                               •       Old and New Business

                               •       Announcements

 11:15 AM - Meeting Adjourn


The next meeting will be March 28, 2018.


The AACT meeting location is accessible to people with disabilities and is near public transportation. The AACT Executive Board meets on the fourth Wednesday of each month, except when noted, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (noon). The Membership meeting follows immediately from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

Notices of AACT meetings are posted on the MBTA website at Visit the Boston Region Metropolitan Planning Organization’s (MPO) calendar page at to find AACT agendas, meeting minutes, and past meeting minutes. For more on AACT, see the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the MBTA and AACT, the AACT Bylaws, and ADA regulations at

Also, find articles about topics discussed at AACT meetings in the MPO’s newsletter, TRANSREPORT, at For more information on accessibility at the MBTA, please visit

Comments and questions concerning AACT should be directed to Chair James White by contacting the AACT Coordinator, Ms. Janie Guion, at 857.702.3658 (voice), 617.570.9193 (TTY), (email), or c/o CTPS, 10 Park Plaza, Suite 2150, Boston, MA 02116 (US mail).

The AACT meeting locations are accessible to people with disabilities and via public transportation.


Upon request every effort will be made to provide accommodations such as assistive listening devices, materials in accessible formats, and in languages other than English, and interpreters in American Sign Language and other languages.


The MBTA has advised AACT that Interpreter Services will be canceled the Friday before each Wednesday monthly meeting unless otherwise notified. To ensure that interpreter services are scheduled, please contact the AACT Coordinator, Janie Guion, by close of business on the Friday prior to the Wednesday meeting at or leave a voice message at 857-702-3658.



The Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and other federal and state non-discrimination statutes and regulations in all programs and activities. The MPO does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, English proficiency, income, religious creed, ancestry, disability, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or military service. Any person who believes herself/himself or any specific class of persons to have been subjected to discrimination prohibited by Title VI, ADA, or other non-discrimination statute may, herself/himself or via a representative, file a written complaint with the MPO. A complaint must be filed no later than 180 calendar days after the date on which the person

believes the discrimination occurred. A complaint form and additional information can be obtained by contacting the MPO at