5 Alerts From the MA Tag

Support SD 2185 TODAY!

Support SD 2185 which would eliminate the front license plate in Massachusetts Dear NMA Massachusetts Members, Don Donovan and Rich Carlson (NMA member)  have, for the fourth time, submitted a single license plate bill (SD.2185) for consideration and it has recently been sent to the Joint Committee on Rules for consideration. If your state senator or representative is […]

Oppose MA S.2430 — Contact Your State Senator Today

Dear Massachusetts Members, Absolutely critical that you contact (email or call) your State Senator today!   Otherwise you may soon be facing reductions to 20 to 25 mph limits in your Massachusetts town without any engineering justification!  Click Here to find your State Senator! MA Activist John Carr states that the following are the critical […]

Massachusetts Senate votes for parking price gouging

The Massachusetts Senate has taken up the municipal government reform act. Although the 20 mph speed limit has been temporarily removed — pending amendments would reinstate it — it has been replaced with a section encouraging cities to use high parking fees to subsidize anti-motorist policies. The bill in its current form is Senate 2410. […]

Second Massachusetts bill aims to cut speed limits to 20

Massachusetts House authorizes 20 mph speed limits everywhere

The Massachusetts House passed a bill authorizing towns to post 20 mph on all streets on their control.  These limits would not require any safety justification or engineering study.  They would simply be a way to create speed traps. The bill is House 4397 as amended.  The problematic language is amendment 30, added at the […]