Chairman Tom Koch visits Ashland

Chairman Tom Koch visits Ashland

Meets local elected officials at Ashland Train Station Pat Moynihan, former Transportation Secretary; Frank Tramontozzi, designee for Quincy; Brian Kane, Executive Director; Mayor Tom Koch, Chairman; Rob Scherer, Select Board and MBTA representative ; Joseph Magnani...
Let the MBTA plan its own future

Let the MBTA plan its own future

LAST JUNE, at its last meeting, a bold vision for the future MBTA was laid out by the MBTA’s Fiscal and Management Control Board (FMCB). The plan entitled “FMCB Productivity Report” leverages infrastructure investments to create a safer, more efficient, more modern,...
MBTA silver line expansion study passes two months

MBTA silver line expansion study passes two months

March 25 marked the two-month milestone of the MBTA’s Silver Line Extension Alternatives Analysis Study. According to a statement from the T on Jan. 25, the study explores expanding the Silver Line to Everett with further extension to Somerville, Sullivan and Kendall...
Mayor Wu moves to expand Boston’s free bus pilot program

Mayor Wu moves to expand Boston’s free bus pilot program

On her first full day as mayor, Wu filed an appropriation order with the Boston City Council to allocate $8 million in federal funding to expand the city’s fare-free bus program. That appropriation would fund free fares for two years on three lines: the 23, the...