MBTA

Opponents of MBTA proposal to cut service call the plan ‘premature' and ‘unconscionable'

13 days ago   |   Boston Herald

MBTA riders and elected officials on Saturday urged the T and its oversight board to reconsider or at least postpone a Dec. 7 vote on sweeping proposed service cutbacks due to...
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MBTA suspends Green Line service downtown due to tunnel damage

MBTA suspends Green Line service downtown due to tunnel damage

13 days ago   |   WCVB

Some riders are voicing their frustrations on social media, saying they have been stuck on a train for more than an hour with no updates.
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MBTA's austerity measures the right route to take

15 days ago   |   Boston Herald

A dearth of passengers and a surfeit of red ink has forced the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority to propose some unpopular, but understandable financial decisions. In...
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Advocates rally at VA on Veterans Day over looming MBTA cuts

Advocates rally at VA on Veterans Day over looming MBTA cuts

16 days ago   |   Boston Herald

MBTA and veterans advocates slammed the T's plans to throttle down service amid the pandemic, focusing on reductions on the Green Line headed toward the Jamaica Plain VA...
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MBTA gets earful from riders during hearing on proposed service cuts

MBTA gets earful from riders during hearing on proposed service cuts

17 days ago   |   WCVB

Officials say they have no choice since ridership is just one-fourth of what is usually is due to the pandemic.
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Advocates: MBTA cuts at worst time

Advocates: MBTA cuts at worst time

17 days ago   |   WCVB

Riders and advocates are reacting to the MBTA's announcement of sweeping cuts and changes to service intended to match service to new ridership patterns resulting from the...
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Proposed MBTA service changes beyond base-level service

Proposed MBTA service changes beyond base-level service

18 days ago   |   WCVB

The MBTA has released its proposed service changes to match new ridership patterns
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Cuts to commuter rails, subway and bus lines coming this spring, MBTA officials say

18 days ago   |   Boston Herald

The MBTA is cutting commuter rail schedules, stopping subway service early and reducing frequency, eliminating bus lines and halting ferry service altogether come spring - cuts...
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Commuters brace for MBTA service cuts

Commuters brace for MBTA service cuts

18 days ago   |   WCVB

Commuters are bracing as the MBTA mulls service cuts to close a budget gap.
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MBTA expected to announce service cuts

MBTA expected to announce service cuts

18 days ago   |   WCVB

The MBTA's Fiscal and Management Control Board is expected to convene Monday to discuss long-awaited service cuts.
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Health officials in Los Angeles County have declared a new “safer-at-home” order, clamping down its Covid-19 restrictions to ban most gatherings for a three-week period, but... Read more ...