Keolis Taking Over Operation Of MBTA Commuter Rail From MBCRMBTA General Manager Beverly Scott is looking for a seamless transition to the new company.
77-Year-Old Woman Struck By Commuter Train In FraminghamA 77-year-old woman was seriously injured when she was struck by an MBTA Commuter Rail train in Framingham on Friday.
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.
Report: MBTA Spending Out Of Control On Employee PayAn independent research group says MBTA employees are paid far above the scale of other state employees and it's the key reason the agency is in debt.
MBCR Seeking New Home For Turtle Abandoned On Commuter Rail TrainThe Massachusetts Bay Commuter Rail is trying to find a home for a turtle that was abandoned on board one of its trains.
Pedestrian Killed By Train In BrightonOfficials from numerous agencies are investigating after a person is struck and killed by a commuter rail train in the area of Newton Street in Brighton.
Commuter Rail Opens Expansion Line To Southern RI Trains will run Monday through Friday from Wickford, RI north to Warwick, Providence and Boston on the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's Providence-Stoughton line.
Twitter Leads Commuter Train Crew To Rider's Lost Engagement RingA woman lost her engagement ring on her ride to work Tuesday, but got it back thanks to Twitter and some sharp-eyed commuter rail workers.
Commuter Rail Riders 'Upset' With Service Before Bruins ParadeBeautiful weather and a weekend day brought a record number of people out to the Bruins’ parade. Fans anticipated a parking nightmare, but public transportation became a rude awakening.
Track Work Expected To Impact Commuter Rail Service Through SummerAmtrak’s Northeast Corridor Rail Tie Replacement Project is underway in Boston and it's going to be tying up MBTA/MBCR commuter rail lines for the summer.
Commuter Trains Delayed Because Weather Too HotIn the winter it was too cold and trains were delayed, now with summer approaching the Massachusetts Bay Commuter Railroad says there are heat restrictions on the trains’ speed.
MBTA Increases Security Over New Transit Terror ThreatMBTA police say they're taking steps to increase security in the wake of a new terror threat.
Mass. Lawmakers Hear From MBTA On Commuting WoesThe breakdowns and delays that plagued the area's commuter rail system over the winter were "unacceptable," state transportation officials said Tuesday.
MBTA Execs Expect Grilling Over Commuter Rail FailuresMassachusetts lawmakers are preparing to grill the MBTA and the company that runs its commuter rail service on rider complaints this winter.
MBTA Expands 'Quiet Car' Program To All Commuter Rail LinesThe MBTA has announced it will expand the quiet car program on all Commuter Rail lines on a permanent basis.