Traffic, Traffic Everywhere, but Maybe Solution is Online

The Boston Globe
December 19, 2010

Even on sunny days, Route 128 at rush hour looks more like a parking lot than a free-flowing highway. When winter storms descend, driving can become impossible.

One group looking for solutions is the Waltham-based 128 Corporate Alliance, launched last year by Jack Troast, a commercial real estate executive and former Romney administration economic development specialist.

The Alliance is exploring a “Web-based communications tool’’ that would give Route 128 companies

and their employees up-to-the-minute traffic information and alternative routes during storms and other emergencies.


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