Charlie Baker

A commuter rail train stuck in Weymouth (Photo credit Bill Shields/WBZ-TV)

Baker: T Needs To Restore Service Faster Than 30-Day Estimate

Gov. Charlie Baker said the state will work to try and get public transportation in Boston back to normal faster than the 30-day timeframe recently outlined by the MBTA.

02/17/2015

Mass. Governor Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Declares ‘Valentine’s Week’ To Help Local Businesses

Mass. Governor Charlie Baker declared next week to be ‘Valentine’s week,’ encouraging residents to buy from small businesses that have taken a hit from the severe weather.

02/13/2015

Snow melting machine in Boston. (Image from Beth Germano/WBZ)

Out-Of-State Crews Helping To Remove Snow In Boston

Boston is trying to import help from everywhere, especially with another storm on the horizon.

02/12/2015

MBTA GM Beverly Scott addresses the media about the decision to shut down public transportation due to snow. (WBZ-TV)

Beverly Scott Stepping Down As Head Of MBTA

Beverly Scott is resigning as MBTA general manager, the transportation agency said Wednesday afternoon.

02/11/2015

Snow on the commuter rail (WBZ-TV)

MBTA Rail Service Shut Down Tuesday For Snow Cleanup

The MBTA said it needed the break to clear snow and ice from tracks and to assess equipment damaged by the spate of storms.

02/10/2015

North Station cancellations and delays Monday night (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Fix The MBTA Mess, Gov. Baker

Keller says the MBTA snow collapse is a combination of greed and incompetence.

02/10/2015

Passengers evacuated from the Red Line train Monday morning. (Photo credit: Scott H.)

MBTA Suspends All Rail Service Tuesday For Snow Cleanup

The MBTA has canceled all rail service beginning at 7pm Monday night.

02/09/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Declares State Of Emergency

Gov. Charlie Baker is asking some state workers to stay home on Tuesday after the MBTA suspended service.

02/09/2015

Baker at a storm press conference on Feb. 9 (WBZ-TV)

Baker: Plow Snow Now, Worry About Paying Later

The governor said public safety is goal No. 1.

02/09/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker declared a snow emergency Sunday evening. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Charlie Baker Declares Statewide Snow Emergency

Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker issued a state-wide snow emergency Sunday evening, urging employers to close businesses and non-essential employees to stay home.

02/08/2015

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