Commuter Rail

(WBZ-TV)

MBTA, Commuter Rail Say False Service Alerts A ‘Technical Issue’

The MBTA and the company that runs its commuter rail said alerts that went out Wednesday warning commuters that service “was delayed until further notice” was not a hack, but a “technical issue.”

02/25/2015

Commuter Rail (WBZ-TV)

Free Commuter Rail Rides Frustrate Monthly Pass Holders

Some people are getting free rides on the Commuter Rail, and not everybody is happy about it.

02/24/2015

Workers shovel snow off commuter rail tracks in Boston (Photo credit MBTA)

Long Delays, Packed Trains Make For Miserable Commuter Rail Travel

News that the MBTA had restored nearly all service was no comfort to frustrated commuter rail riders on Monday morning.

02/23/2015

MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott. (WBZ-TV)

MBTA GM: ‘The Old T Has Come Roaring Back’

Commuter rail is still lagging, Beverly Scott said.

02/23/2015

A Commuter Rail train in Framingham following the Blizzard of 2015. (Nicole Jacobs/WBZ)

Baker Done With Commuter Rail ‘Excuses’

Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s done with “excuses.”

02/18/2015

An ice cutter clears the way for commuter ferries (Photo credit Carl Stevens/WBZ)

Ice Cutters Make Way For Commuter Ferries On South Shore

The harbor is full of ice after weeks of extreme cold.

02/18/2015

Snow in Weymouth yard (WBZ-TV)

Commuter Rail Contractor Leaves Mountain Of Snow In Weymouth Yard

Workers have been busy digging out the MBTA and Commuter Rail, but one family says the dig out is happening at their expense.

02/17/2015

(WBZ-TV)

MBTA To Run Limited Schedule Monday

The MBTA will resume services Monday, but rail and bus lines will run on a limited schedule.

02/15/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Late Night T Service To Shut Down Saturday Night, All Day Sunday

All late night MBTA commuter services will shut down Saturday night and stay closed all day Sunday in anticipation of the weekend snow storm, the transportation agency announced Friday.

02/13/2015

Workers tried to de-ice a stuck train in North Beverly, February 13, 2015. (Photo credit: cdelisi)

Freezing Temperatures Cause Widespread Commuter Rail Delays

All lines on the Commuter Rail experienced delays on Friday morning due to frozen equipment.

02/13/2015

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