TRANSPORTATION

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

Uber (WBZ-TV)

Uber Agrees To Share Trip Data With Boston

City officials hope to use Uber’s trip data to improve services.

01/14/2015

Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Gov. Baker Orders Release Of $100M In Transportation Funds

Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered the Massachusetts Department of Transportation to immediately release $100 million in transportation funds for cities and towns.

01/08/2015

File image (WBZ-TV)

Feds To Formally Back Green Line Extension Project

Federal officials have promised nearly $1 billion to the public transportation project.

01/04/2015

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Billions Approved For Massachusetts Transportation Projects

Construction could begin in the near future on several high-profile transportation projects around the state following an agreement reached by legislative negotiators on a $13 billion bond bill.

04/15/2014

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

All Things Travel: Former Transportation Secretaries Gather To Discuss Past & Future

Nine former Massachusetts Secretaries of Transportation were on the same stage and the same panel to discuss trends as part of a day-long meeting in Boston, sponsored by The Intelligent Transportation Society of America and MassDOT.

04/12/2014

Red Line subway

Mass. Officials Unveil $12B Transportation Plan

An ambitious plan unveiled by Gov. Deval Patrick’s administration on Friday seeks to modernize the state’s infrastructure by pumping billions of dollars into transportation, including new MBTA trains, road and bridge repairs, and all-electronic tolling.

01/10/2014

Commuter Rail

New Commuter Rail Operator Chosen For Mass.

The Massachusetts transportation board on Wednesday agreed to a multi-billion contract with a new operator for the state’s commuter rail network, rejecting a competing bid by the company that has run the system for the past decade.

01/08/2014

An open road toll in New Hampshire. (WBZ-TV)

Patrick Announces Plan To Rebuild Mass Pike In Allston, Replace Red And Orange Line Trains

Gov. Deval Patrick is announcing a series of major transportation infrastructure investments that include new cars on the subway and open-road tolling on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

10/22/2013

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