MBTA Protests

(Photo Courtesy: Alternatives for Community & Environment)

MBTA Protesters In Wheelchairs Block Boston Street

Activists chained their wheelchairs together and blocked traffic at a busy intersection in front of the Massachusetts Statehouse on Monday to protest fare hikes and service cuts scheduled to take effect July 1 on the MBTA.


Protesters calling themselves the "Fast Five" interrupted a state transportation board meeting on Tuesday in a protest of fare hikes.

“Superheroes” Force State Transportation Board To Cut Meeting Short

A group of MBTA riders interrupted a transportation finance and audit committee meeting on Tuesday morning.