TRANSPORTATION

MBTA bus. (WBZ-TV)

MBTA Announces Shuttle Service For St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The MBTA has announced that there will be a shuttle bus service for the St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Tuesday.

03/13/2015

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Keolis To Add 42 Commuter Rail Trains On Monday

Keolis says it will add 42 commuter rail trains Monday in another step toward the planned restoration of full service by the end of March.

03/12/2015

This MBTA monthly pass cost $265. (WBZ-TV)

T Offers Free Fare Day, Discounts For Monthly Pass Holders

The MBTA is compensating riders for the weather-related breakdowns.

03/11/2015

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Commuter Rail Plans To Restore Full Service By March 30

The commuter rail operator apologized to riders for poor rail service.

02/26/2015

Frank DePaola has been named the interim General Manager of the MBTA. (WBZ-TV)

Highway Administrator To Become Interim MBTA General Manager

Frank DePaola will replace outgoing MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott on an interim basis.

02/25/2015

A Commuter Rail train in Framingham following the Blizzard of 2015. (Nicole Jacobs/WBZ)

Baker Done With Commuter Rail ‘Excuses’

Gov. Charlie Baker says he’s done with “excuses.”

02/18/2015

A commuter rail train stuck in Weymouth (Photo credit Bill Shields/WBZ-TV)

Baker: T Needs To Restore Service Faster Than 30-Day Estimate

Gov. Charlie Baker said the state will work to try and get public transportation in Boston back to normal faster than the 30-day timeframe recently outlined by the MBTA.

02/17/2015

Inmates help to clear the Red Line of snow at Braintree station. (Photo credit Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ)

Ex-Planning Director: MBTA Prioritized Expansion Over Maintenance

A history of prioritizing expansion over maintenance is a big reason for the MBTA’s current failures, according to a former T official.

02/17/2015

Waiting for the bus at Quincy Center Thursday morning (Photo credit Karen Twomey/WBZ)

WBZ Radio Reporters Roll With The Punches On The MBTA

Two WBZ NewsRadio1030 reporters set out to explore what ‘limited service’ really means.

02/12/2015

MBTA GM Beverly Scott addresses the media about the decision to shut down public transportation due to snow. (WBZ-TV)

Beverly Scott Stepping Down As Head Of MBTA

Beverly Scott is resigning as MBTA general manager, the transportation agency said Wednesday afternoon.

02/11/2015

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