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Name of Creator: Fanton, Anne.
Title:Central Artery Environmental Oversight Committee (Anne Fanton) records
Date:1989-2010
Reference Code:M199
Location Code:40/1
Extent:7.40 cubic feet
Scope and Content Abstract:The collection documents Anne Fanton's leadership of the Central Artery Environmental Oversight Committee. The collection includes agreements, amendments, annual reports, commitment reports, committee director's reports, correspondence, environmental impact statements, financials, meeting minutes, notices of project changes, newsletters, plans, reports, and studies.
Historical Abstract: Anne Fanton served as executive director of the Central Artery Environmental Oversight Committee which monitored environmental commitments of the “Big Dig” construction project in Boston, Massachusetts from 1992–2009. The “Big Dig” project revitalized the Central Artery by replacing the elevated Interstate 93 with the Thomas P. O'Neill Jr. Tunnel and adding the Leonard P. Zakim Bunker Hill Bridge. In addition, Interstate 90 was extended to Logan International Airport and Route 1A with the creation of the Fort Point and Ted William Tunnels.
Language and Scripts:Materials entirely in English.
System of Arrangement:Organized into two series: Series 1. Administrative; and Series 2. Subject Files.
Subjects and Contributors:
  • Fanton, Anne
  • Fanton, Anne

  • Central Artery Environmental Oversight Committee
  • Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (Mass.)
  • Central Artery Environmental Oversight Committee
  • Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (Mass.)

  • Air quality
  • Big Dig (Mass.)
  • Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (Mass.)
  • Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (Mass.)––History.
  • Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (Mass.)––Maps.
  • Central Artery/Third Harbor Tunnel Project (Mass.)––Planning.
  • Construction equipment––Noise
  • Environmental impact analysis
  • Environmental impact statements

Conditions Governing Access:The collection is unrestricted.
Immediate Source of Acquisition:Received from Anne Fanton on November 5, 2013.
Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use:Copyright restrictions may apply.
Processor: Finding aid prepared by Daniel J. Lavoie II, March 2, 2015.