Merrimack Valley TMA Newsletter
March - April 2015
Join us at the Andover Spring Roundtable 

You're invited to join the MVTMA on

Tuesday, April 14th from 9:00 - 10:30 a.m. at Putnam Investments (7 Shattuck Road) to hear a fascinating presentation from Steve Fink of Andover Tomorrow. Steve will be speaking about the Andover Historic Mill district, why its development is important and what it means for your company and employees.

Please RSVP by April 10th to Andrea Leary.

ECO Awards Recap
Photo credit: Sofia Barbosa

On March 26th, the MVTMA joined some of its members and many other extraordinary employers across Massachusetts for the 5th Annual Excellence in Commuter Options (ECO) Awards at Fenway Park. It's not everyday that our members get recognized for the great work they do to promote shared commuting options for their employees. Congratulations to Brickstone Properties, Cambridge Isotope Labs, Emmaus Inc., Hewlett-Packard, MKS Instruments, Philips Healthcare, Schneider Electric and Vicor Corporation for your special recognition!


Bus service to River Road in Andover

The Merrimack Valley TMA is exploring the possibility of offering bus transportation to/from the River Road business parks in Andover from Lowell, MA and from certain locations along I-93 in New Hampshire. If you commute from Lowell or along I-93 in NH, please take our 30-second survey to help us help you.

I commute to/from Lowell, MA and Andover

I commute to/from Concord, NH and Andover

CharlieCards for Commuter Rail Riders

Beginning in April, the MBTA will offer CharlieCards (replacing the Charlie Ticket) for commuter rail riders who participate in the monthly Corporate Pass Program.

 More information...

Upcoming Events at the MVCC

The Merrimack Valley TMA enjoys a strong partnership with the Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce. As such, we would like to take a moment to promote a couple great upcoming events hosted by the MVCC:

Access to Jobs Forum, April 24th, 10:00 - 2:00

Energy Conference, May 29th, 8:30 - 10:00 a.m.


Calendar of Events 
Save the Date for Bike Week!

May 11th - 15th

More information and registration will be available on our  website soon!

Tuesday, April 14th

9:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Spring Roundtable

Putnam Investments

7 Shattuck Rd., Andover

RSVP to Andrea Leary by 4/10 

Wednesday, April 22nd

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Earth Day Event

Schneider Electric

800 Federal St.

Wednesday, April 29th

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Tabling at Raytheon

Route 133, Andover

Wednesday, May 13th 

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Health Fair  

Philips Healthcare 

3000 Minuteman Rd.