Commuter Connection

July 2014

Inside This Issue:

• MCBC and Bike Bash
• Beverly Parklet
• Construction project updates
• Workplace EV charging


Salem Ferry 2014Summertime is here!

Learn more about your options
For water transportation to/from
The North Shore!

Lynn Ferry
Salem Ferry


North Shore TMA members elect new Board of Directors

North Shore TMA Executive Director Andrea Leary is pleased to announce that the following people have been elected to serve on the TMA’s Board of Directors for a two-year term beginning July 2014 and concluding in June 2016.

(Board members are listed in alphabetical order)
Aaron Clausen – City of Beverly
Thomas Dunn – Eastern Bank
Lynn Duncan – City of Salem
Peter Muto – Cell Signaling
Karen Nelson – Town of Danvers
Steven Roberge – Axcelis


SAVE UP TO $600 per Month on Your Commute

MassDOT has announced a new program that will subsidize participation in a vanpool. Save money on parking, tolls and wear & tear on your vehicle! 

Learn more


The North Shore TMA would like to congratulate
the following Green to Work Raffle Winner:

Green to Work Raffle Winner Congratulations to Ona Ridenour from City of Beverly! Ona won a $50 gift card in the Green to Work quarterly raffle. Learn more about how you can win, too!


2014 Pre-Tax Transportation Benefit

Pre-tax deductions for transit and vanpool fares will decrease from $245/mo to $130/mo in 2014 while the pre-tax deduction for qualified parking increases by $5/mo to $250/mo.
Read more here.


NuRideGet Rewards for Greener Trips!
Sign-up for NuRide and get 1,000 NuRide points, record your trips and redeem your points for rewards!
Click here for more information.





MBTAThe MBTA announces later hours for riders
Starting this Spring, the T will remain open until 3:00am on Saturdays and Sundays. Learn more here.


MBTAMBTA approves continuation of bicycle pilot for peak commute times

Good news for bikers! The MBTA has agreed to indefinitely continue the summer pilot program to allow bikes on the Newburyport/Rockport commuter rail line between North Beverly/Newburyport and Montserrat/Rockport during the AM & PM commute hours.


MBTA mobile appMobile Phone Ticketing for the MBTA Available on North of Boston Commuter Line
Click here for information


Click here for more information about What's New at the MBTA



Rantoul Route 1a Reconstruction Project
Salem Depot

North Shore TMA
Photo Gallery

North Shore TMA Photo Gallery Facebook


North Shore Transportation Management Association  |  120 Washington Street, 3rd Floor  |  Salem, MA 01970
Andrea Leary, Executive Director  |  Al Marrone, Outreach Manager
P: 603-702-2156  |  F: 781-639-6263  |  Email NSTMA
Satellite office: 100 Cummings Center, Suite 342G, Beverly, MA 01915


The North Shore Transportation Management Association is a non‑profit organization,
working to address transportation issues in Beverly, Danvers, Lynn, Peabody and Salem.