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Union leaders bash MBTA on privatization

53 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Union leaders and their Beacon Hill allies railed against the MBTA's proposal to hire private companies to run the upcoming bus expansion. “We've seen time and time again that...
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OTR: Stephanie Pollack shares frustrations of MBTA riders

OTR: Stephanie Pollack shares frustrations of MBTA riders

1 day ago   |   WCVB

The Massachusetts transportation secretary says people's commutes will get more reliable once new trains and buses are put into service.
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Baker looks to pay for T upgrades with Uber, Lyft fees

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Ordering an Uber or a Lyft could cost commuters more with Gov. Charlie Baker's proposal to increase fees for ride-hailing services to help pay for, in part, a $135 million...
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Baker's MBTA board successor wouldn't have Boston seat

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald

Gov. Charlie Baker rolled out his proposal for the MBTA's next oversight board - a plan that doesn't include a designated Boston seat. The Fiscal & Management Control Board...
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Baker eyes rideshare fees to help fund MBTA

Baker eyes rideshare fees to help fund MBTA

5 days ago   |   WCVB

Increasing fees on ride-hailing service trips to $1 per ride is part of the governor's strategy to boost funding for public transit in his new state budget proposal.
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Massachusetts governor releases $44.6B state budget proposal

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By STEVE LeBLANC BOSTON - Gov. Charlie Baker released a $44.6 billion state budget proposal Wednesday that would tack on an extra fee for ride-hailing trips and modernize the...
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Power problem causing delays on MBTA's Green Line

Power problem causing delays on MBTA's Green Line

5 days ago   |   WCVB

A power problem is causing delays on the MBTA's Green Line.
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Early train from Providence runs with no heat in freezing morning

6 days ago   |   Boston Herald

A power issue caused an early morning Commuter Rail train on the Providence/Stoughton Line to run without any heat, forcing riders to sit through their commutes in freezing...
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OTR: DeLeo says increased gas tax on table for transportation improvements

OTR: DeLeo says increased gas tax on table for transportation improvements

8 days ago   |   WCVB

The Massachusetts Speaker of the House says there are a lot of options on the table in an effort to try and continue to improve the MBTA and the roads.
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Here's your chance to own your own vintage MBTA trolley car

Here's your chance to own your own vintage MBTA trolley car

10 days ago   |   WCVB

Several old Green line cars are being auctioned off to the highest bidder.
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