Congressman Joe Moakley (D-MA) has announced that the House has approved his request for $53.9 million for the South Boston Piers Transitway as part of the Omnibus Appropriations Agreement.

The Piers Transitway will link downtown Boston and South Station to the Seaport District. MBTA stops are planned at the Federal Courthouse and between the World Trade Center and the Boston Convention Center.

Reported in the South Boston Tribune on 10/28/98