Access Advisory Committee to the MBTA

Membership Meeting, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Conference Rooms 2 and 3, 10 Park Plaza, Boston


Wednesday, April 26, 2017  


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.


1:00 PM   Call to Order

Introductions/Review of Agenda


                Approval of Meeting Minutes


                       March 22, 2017


                Chairman’s Report


1:20 PM   Bill Wolfgang, MBTA Vehicle Engineering Department

                                Presentations: New Orange Line Vehicle

                                                New Green Line Vehicle   

1:45 PM   MBTA Reports   

                                       •       Office for Transportation Access

Mike Hulak, Contract Manager


                                       •       Department of System-Wide Accessibility

Rob Sampson, Manager


                                       •       MBTA Transit Police Department


2:00 PM   BREAK

2:10 PM   MBTA Vendor Reports  


                                       •       Keolis Commuter Services

Liz Hickey, Manager, & Title VI/ADA Enforcer


                                       •       Global Contact Services

Chris Woznac, General Manager


                                       •       Veterans Transportation Services

Kevin MacDonald, Project Manager


                                       •       Greater Lynn Senior Services

Steve Epps, Director of Transportation


                                       •       National Express Transportation

        Victor Herrera, General Manager



2:30 PM    Open Discussion


2:50 PM   Old Business


         New Business




3:00 PM    Meeting Adjourn

Text Box: The AACT meeting locations are accessible to people with disabilities and via public transportation. Assistive listening devices are available at the meeting site. Every effort will be made to provide other accommodations, such as materials in accessible formats or languages, or interpreters in American Sign Language upon advance request of 15 days. Please contact the AACT Coordinator at 857.702.3658 (voice), 617.570.9193 (TTY), 617.570.9192 (fax), or  

The Boston Region 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 857.702.3700 (voice), 617.570.9193 (TTY), 617.570.9192 (fax).
Next meeting to follow will be on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 same location.