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scenes from the Big DigThe Big Dig

Wednesday, May 7 at 7pm

Join the Boston Globe's award-winning reporter Sean P. Murphy for an illustrated talk and Q&A about the most expensive public works project in history:

  • How it came to Boston
  • Why it cost so much and who is paying the bill
  • Its impacts on you today—and tomorrow
  • The personalities from Tip O'Neill to Matt Amorello

Remember these headlines?

  • Dukakis offers $2.2 billion Tunnel-Artery Plan-Boston Globe, Sept 28, 1983
  • Big Dig's cost nears $15 billion -Boston Globe, May 5, 2007
  • Artery tunnel springs leak-Boston Globe, Sept. 16, 2004
  • Big Dig found riddled with leaks-Boston Globe, Nov. 10, 2004
  • Big Dig tunnel ceiling collapse kills woman Boston Globe, July 12, 2006

Sean P. MurphyMurphy broke almost all the biggest stories on the Big Dig in the last five years, and as a Boston Globe reporter and editor since 1987, has kept his eyes trained on the region's most important stories. Don't miss this one!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

Last updated: October 01, 2012
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