MBTA

An artist rendering of the proposed Wynn Casino in Everett. (WBZ-TV)

Wynn Wants To Pay For Subway Upgrades In Casino Plan

Wynn Resorts is proposing lending a hand to Boston’s creaky transit system.

07/31/2015

Former MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott. (WBZ-TV)

Obama Nominates Former MBTA Head Beverly Scott To NTSB

President Obama has nominated Beverly Scott, the controversial former head of the MBTA to a key administrative position.

07/30/2015

Passengers escorted down the Green Line tracks after a power problem (Photo credit Sarah Rubenstein)

Severe Delays On Green Line Due To Power Problem; Riders Escorted Off Train

One Green Line rider told WBZ-TV that it appears that wires came off the ceiling and struck a train.

07/27/2015

MBTA The Ride (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Critics Say Eligibility Process For ‘The Ride’ Goes Too Far

There is now a push to make sure everyone who gets on The Ride should actually qualify. However, some people complain the new eligibility process goes too far.

07/23/2015

police lights

Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of Maverick MBTA Station

A bomb threat caused delays on the Blue Line Thursday night.

07/23/2015

Commuter Rail (WBZ-TV)

MBTA To Use Fines To Help Improve Commuter Rail Service

The MBTA is using $7.5 million in fines paid by Keolis Commuter Services to improve services for riders.

07/21/2015

House Speaker Robert DeLeo (WBZ)

Keller @ Large: MBTA Reforms Not Anti-Union, House Speaker Says

House Speaker Robert DeLeo tells WBZ-TV political analyst that he decided to give Gov. Charlie Baker the tools he needs to fix the MBTA.

07/19/2015

MBTA bus operator John Lohan (WBZ-TV)

MBTA Bus Driver Treats Passengers At West Roxbury Lemonade Stand

Four neighborhood kids got the thrill of their summer, thanks to a MBTA bus driver and his willing passengers.

07/17/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker To Sign Budget, Name MBTA Oversight Board Members

Gov. Charlie Baker was poised to sign the state’s $38.1 billion budget into law and take a key first step toward his goal of overhauling the troubled Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.

07/17/2015

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Family-Friendly Guide To Fenway Park

Summer is in full swing, which means parents around New England are looking to find activities for the whole family. Those summer plans may very well include a trip to historic Fenway Park.

07/15/2015

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