Sununu’s Response on SB 241

After a dozen or so inquiries asking for an explanation of why the Governor failed to veto SB 241 regarding commuter rail planning, we finally got a written response. Sununu’s Response Letter The idea that this is just another study is preposterous. This is the...

Sununu Fails to Stop Rail “Boondoggle”

Governor Sununu, by his failure to act to VETO SB 241 in a timely manner, has allowed the bill to pass without his signature. This bill will pave the way for NH to start planning for a commuter rail system to be extended from the Massachusetts border to Manchester and...

Commuter Rail Boondoggle: The State Will Pay

Sign the petition! Despite misleading reports citing a million people want MBTA commuter rail extended to Concord, the majority of NH know it’s a boondoggle. But are they aware of SB 241 and the need to contact the Governor’s office (271-2121) and ask that...

What Next? A Monorail to the North Country?

by Dick Lemieux – April 12, 2014 A front-page April Fools Day (2014) Monitor article covered a report that recommends continuation of pilot bus service between Concord and Manchester. Based on demographic, employment and survey data, consultants estimated...

MBTA is Not the Partner New Hampshire Needs

Who believes you can rack up economic benefits in New Hampshire by spending New Hampshire tax dollars in Massachusetts and Paris? And, I know our Governor knows this, or does he? In a letter to the Concord Monitor Dick Lemieux of Concord said: MBTA is not the partner...