The MBTA’s police chief says violent crime on the transit system dropped by one-third in the first three months of this year, when compared with the same period in 2012.
The MBTA is trying to close a $140 million deficit. The proposal on the table includes fare increases, service cuts to existing lines and some bus routes may be eliminated.
A civil rights group held a protest on Saturday as part of their fight against the MBTA’s bag search policy.
The T driver fired after a an accident at the Boylston Street station last week also worked at the Boston Housing Authority.
A Minnesota woman had a scare after she fell onto the tracks at Kendall Station Sunday.
State lawmakers are under growing pressure to help solve the MBTA’s funding crisis and head off steep fare hikes and service reductions.
Under one scenario, a bus ride could jump from $1.25 to $1.75 while a subway ride could jump from $1.70 to $2.40.
The MBTA is working with developers to release real time tracking apps for the commuter rail at the same time that passengers say they have better luck with real time bus tracking than train tracking.
In the T’s subterranean network of tunnels, the view out the window is pretty ho-hum. But for 15 seconds – inbound – between Harvard and Central Square there’s been a little bit of eye candy.
It’s supposed to save you time, but the T’s Charlie Card may be costing you more money than it should.