MIT has been one of several entities proposing to redevelop the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Volpe National Transportation Systems Center site, a 14-acre campus in Kendall Square. This afternoon, the General Services Administration made the following announcement by email:

“The federal government is pleased to announce the initial selection of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) as the Exchange Partner for the Volpe Project. The next step of the process will be the joint selection of the Design Team by the federal government and the Exchange Partner for the new federal facility.”

Read the full article on MIT news here.