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No agreement, no $147m upgrade

State scraps effort to seek US funding for bus line

The median on Blue Hill Avenue where the Silver Line may have been placed. The median on Blue Hill Avenue where the Silver Line may have been placed. (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)
By Meghan E. Irons
Globe Staff / November 20, 2009

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Massachusetts has missed an opportunity to tap into as much as $147 million in grant money available under the federal stimulus package because of a deep disagreement between the Patrick administration and residents of Roxbury and Mattapan. (Full article: 1089 words)

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