MBTA Repair Backlog Continues To ClimbPlay
MBTA officials said the system's state of good repair backlog is now estimated at $7.3 billion, an increase of more than $650 million from a previous estimate earlier this year.
The backlog is defined as the total amount it would cost to bring all assets up to ideal working order.
Jack Lepiarz, WBUR reporter. He tweets @Lepiarz.
WBUR: MBTA’s Repair Backlog Climbs Above $7 Billion
- "The projected cost of bringing Boston’s transit system into overall sound working order has climbed again."
This segment aired on August 31, 2015.