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The South Boston snow pile, before and after (Photo credit Conventures, Inc.)

Boston Snow Pile Finally Melts After Historic Winter

The South Boston snow farm, which once reportedly towered about 75 feet high, is no more.

07/14/2015

Workers clear snow from a roof (WBZ-TV)

Massachusetts Home Insurance Rates Soar After Brutal Winter

It could translate to an additional $100 on the average Massachusetts premium of $1,150.

07/13/2015

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Baker Unveils $83M MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan

Gov. Charlie Baker announced a nearly $83 million MBTA Winter Resiliency Plan to make investments and improvements this summer and in the next five years to snow removal equipment, infrastructure and operations.

06/04/2015

A snow pile in Copley Square on February 16, 2015. (Photo credit: Julie Loncich-WBZ-TV)

Feds Deny Massachusetts’ Bid To Extend Snow Disaster Aid

Gov. Baker says he’s disappointed with FEMA’s decision.

05/13/2015

Snow plows make their way down Kneeland St. in Boston, February 15, 2015. (Photo by Scott Eisen/Getty Images)

MassDOT Spent $154 Million On Snow Removal

The Department of Transportation wound up spending $154 million on winter maintenance, well above its $107 million annual budget.

05/04/2015

Scituate in the Blizzard of 2015. (Photo credit: Karen Monaco)

Baker ‘Disappointed’ Mass. Not Getting More Federal Aid For Blizzard

Gov. Charlie Baker is disappointed his broader request wasn’t approved.

04/13/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Baker To Press Case For Snow Disaster Relief

Gov. Charlie Baker is headed to Washington to press the state’s case for disaster relief after the record-setting winter snowfall.

04/13/2015

Secretary of Transportation Stephanie Pollack (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack On MBTA Woes

Pollack said the MBTA needs to do a better job of communicating with other cities

04/05/2015

Do not enter sign. (Photo credit Bernice Corpuz/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Boston Considers Making One-Way Streets Permanent

An emergency measure that made some narrow streets in South Boston one way when they became choked with snow during the winter may become permanent.

04/01/2015

As some of this record snow melts away, all the damaged signs get uncovered. (Photo credit: Hingham Police)

Melting Snow Reveals Buried Trash, Plow Damage

With most of the snow melted, it is time for spring cleaning.

03/30/2015

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