Davis Named Acting MBTA General ManagerA veteran MBTA official has been tapped to serve as acting general manager of the Boston-area transit system.
Keller @ Large: Can Anyone Save Transportation Department?So now we're all used to paying less than other comparable cities for transit, and guess what? You get what you pay for.
MBTA GM Richard Davey To Become Transportation SecretaryGov. Deval Patrick has chosen MBTA General Manager Richard Davey to be the state's next secretary of transportation.
Boston Highway Supervisor Put On Unpaid Leave After CommentsA highway supervisor has been placed on unpaid leave pending an investigation into remarks he made after a 110-pound corroded Big Dig light fixture collapsed earlier this year.
Governor Patrick Defends Raises For DOT ManagersGovernor Patrick is defending raises for managers at the Department of Transportation
State Eyes Cause Of Big Dig Lighting CollapseJeffrey Mullan says investigators are close to determining what caused a corroded light fixture to fall from the ceiling of a Big Dig tunnel in February.
Mass. Asking For Federal Money For Amtrak Rail BridgeThe Patrick administration is seeking more than $98 million in federal transportation funds to help replace a rail bridge in Haverhill that provides Amtrak Downeaster service between Boston and Portland, Maine.
Transportation Boss: I Wasn't Told About Big Dig Light IncidentAdd the state's transportation secretary to the list of officials kept in the dark about a corroded 110-pound light fixture that fell from the ceiling of a Big Dig tunnel.
Patrick On Big Dig Light: 'Concerning' He Wasn't Informed SoonerGov. Deval Patrick says it is "as concerning to me as it is to the public" that he was not told for nearly six weeks about a light fixture that fell from the ceiling of a Big Dig tunnel.
Keller At Large: Big Dig Lights Political Fallout The state admitted Thursday that it made a mistake in not to telling the public that lights in the Big Dig tunnel are corroding, especially since one fell to the ground a month ago.
I-93 Bridge Decks To Get Summer OverhaulState transportation officials on Monday approved "aggressive" plans to replace 14 bridge decks on Interstate 93 in Medford.
Commuter Rail May Face Financial Penalties For Week's FailuresMother Nature, old equipment and a surprisingly inept website conspired this week to bog down commuter services in Greater Boston, prompting the Massachusetts transport chief to apologize and pledge to do better.