BEVERLY, Mass. — The woman was trespassing on the tracks in a wooded area between the Prides Crossing and Montserrat stations at about 9:40 a.m. Wednesday when she was struck.
BOSTON — The contract will fund the construction of three new Green Line stations in Cambridge and Somerville.
BOSTON — “The Safety Bounce” encourages children who use the MBTA to get to school to be safe and courteous.
BOSTON — MBTA risks losing $275 million in federal funds for noncompliance with hiring laws.
BOSTON — More than one-third of the transit agency’s former employees getting pensions retired before the age of 55 and more than a thousand started collecting pensions in their 40s.
BOSTON — According to lawmakers, the measure would close a projected $118 million deficit facing the MBTA, heading off any need for further fare hikes or service cuts on the transit system.
BOSTON — On July 1, the MBTA will open two new stations in Dorchester and bring fares in line with those paid by subway passengers.
BOSTON — A study found the MBTA’s average bus maintenance cost of $3.76 per mile was the fourth highest out of 379 transit agencies.
BOSTON — There have been 50 assaults this year so far. Spitting is the most frequent, accounting for 40 percent of the attacks on bus drivers.
BOSTON — From last July, when fare increases went into effect, ridership is down 1.9 percent down compared to the same period of fiscal year 2012.