TRANSPORTATION

(WBZ-TV)

MBTA’s Repair Backlog Climbs Above $7 Billion

The projected cost of bringing Boston’s transit system into overall sound working order has climbed again.

08/31/2015

Amtrak train (Photo credit Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Former Vermont Transit Chief To Push Montreal Train Route

A former Vermont transportation secretary is coming out of retirement to help plan resumption of passenger train service between the northeastern United States and Montreal.

07/19/2015

(L-R) Rebecca Ivey, WBZ NewsRadio 1030, Gov Charlie Baker (R), Mayor Marty Walsh (D);  Mark Hannon, Market Manager, CBS Radio Boston;  Chris Hill, General Sales Manager, WBZ NewsRadio 1030;

Baker, Walsh Discuss State Of The City And Commonwealth At WBZ Business Breakfast

The WBZ Business Breakfast featured both Governor Charlie Baker and Boston’s Mayor Marty Walsh.

06/18/2015

Pumping gas. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Massachusetts Gas Prices Remain Unchanged

Massachusetts gas prices have leveled off, remaining unchanged from last week.

06/08/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Baker Says T Control Board Would Bring ‘Sense Of Urgency’

Baker also tells Keller he wants to see a detailed plan from Boston’s Olympic bid organizers.

05/24/2015

Pothole (WBZ-TV photo)

Transportation Expert: New Vision Needed To Repair Roads

A transportation expert says Massachusetts needs a new vision when it comes to repairing aging roads.

05/21/2015

Sen. Tom McGee (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: State Sen. Tom McGee On T Reforms

Lawmakers have pushed back against Baker’s overhaul ideas.

05/17/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Public Can Weigh In On Gov. Baker’s Transit Bill At Hearing

Gov. Charlie Baker’s plan to overhaul management of the state’s transit system is the subject of a public hearing this week.

05/10/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Names 5 Members To State Transportation Board

Gov. Charlie Baker has named five members to the Massachusetts Department of Transportation’s board of directors.

05/08/2015

Charlie Baker after his buzz cut. (WBZ-TV)

Baker Proposes Overhaul Of Mass. Transit System

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is proposing major changes to Boston’s public transit system after pounding snowstorms this winter slowed the nation’s oldest subway system to a crawl, frustrating hundreds of thousands of riders.

04/22/2015

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