PRESS RELEASES

MBTA Advisory Board Announces New Executive Director

The MBTA Advisory Board, an independent agency overseeing MBTA finances and operations on behalf of cities and towns announced the appointment of Brian Kane as its new Executive Director. “I am grateful for the trust placed in me…

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Statement on Governor Baker Proposal

The MBTA Advisory Board, an independent oversight body comprised of mayors and select board chairs supports Governor Baker’s proposal to include municipal representation on the next MBTA governing body.

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Anti-racism statement, June 12, 2020

Like many other organizations in the United States, recent events have compelled
this organization to examine and act against racism. I suggest the MBTA Advisory
Board adopt this statement as official policy of the organization.

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IN THE NEWS

Pre-tax transit benefit framed as congestion buster

Pre-tax transit benefit framed as congestion buster

Brian Kane, executive director of the MBTA Advisory Board, said the board voted in March to back the legislation, and considered it an important tool to help the MBTA bring riders back to the system and generate fare revenue that will be necessary to avoid deficits in future years.