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RISING EXPENSE

Tunnel-related costs near $500,000 mark

By Matt Viser
Globe Staff / July 19, 2006

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Four additional ambulances. An extra fire official to direct emergency vehicles around traffic congestion. Another police captain to monitor video feeds and radio orders from City Hall to the roughly 60 police officers directing traffic. Each weekday the Big Dig tunnels remain closed, Boston is paying some $60,000 to police officers, traffic engineers, emergency personnel, and others required to accommodate ... (Full article: 581 words)

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