BOSTON — MBTA fares will increase by between 4 and 7 percent on nearly all service options, according to a plan that state officials will present to the public.
BOSTON — Beginning Saturday, the normally bustling station is closing for a major renovation that will include a new entrance, new platforms and a larger fare collection area.
BOSTON — With a $10 million grant, Boston now has the only such training facility in the country.
BOSTON — Silvio Petraglia, chief procurement officer for the MBTA, on Monday upheld the decision to award the $2.68 billion contract to Keolis Commuter Services
BOSTON — The driver “failed to operate his trolley in compliance with speed and signal requirements,” a MBTA spokesperson said.
BOSTON — Sydely Gardner was fired in 2010 after failing to report an accident involving a pedestrian, but he was reinstated by an arbitrator.
BOSTON — The first car of a MBTA Green Line train bound for Riverside crashed into a tunnel wall after derailing between Kenmore and Fenway stations Monday afternoon, leaving at at least seven people with minor injuries.
BOSTON — The MBTA announced that no extra commuter rail cars will be added to accommodate the hundreds of riders trying to get from South Station to Hopkinton for 26.2 mile ride to the finish line — a service the transportation agency has provided in the past.
BOSTON — U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano called the inclusion of the project in the budget “an important step in securing the federal funding necessary” for the transit project.
BOSTON — Martha Coakley says the MBTA Retirement Board should be more transparent.