This has been a long time coming, said MBTA
General Manager Luis Ramrez.
The project includes seven new stations like the relocated Lechmere Station, a vehicle storage and maintenance facility and two distinct branches: a mainline branch operating within the existing right-of-way for the MBTA
Lowell Line beginning at a relocated Lechmere Station in Cambridge and traveling north to Medford; and a branch line operating within the existing right-of-way for the MBTA
Fitchburg Line to Union Square in Somerville.
Today the MBTA
is $6 billion in debt--and roughly 25 percent of its annual budget goes to debt service.
The agreement will enhance the MBTA
's existing mobile-ticketing system, making the fare collection process easier and more efficient for both commuter rail riders and the MBTA
Good intentions are one thing, but these individuals, who are ultimately responsible for operations of the MBTA
, have fallen far short of public expectations.
8220;Transit Police are always looking for new tools to empower riders and keep the system safe,” said MBTA
Transit Police Chief Paul MacMillan.
This is because the MBTA
is a strict liability statute in relevant part,
24 million passengers in the greater Boston area who rely heavily upon public transportation, the MBTA
is facing some extremely angry citizens.
3284), would amend chapter 161A (Chapter 161A), section 38 of the Massachusetts General Laws by extending the statute of limitations for personal injury, property damage, and wrongful death actions against the MBTA
from two years to three.
The court noted that the MBTA
is required to maximize nontransportation revenues before increasing fares and that the billboards generated revenue that helped cover operating costs.
The newspaper said MBTA
has opened a new bid seeking 155 new cleaner-burning, primarily due to concerns regarding Neoplan.
Virtually every other transit system in America has contacted us for information" about the new policy, according to MBTA
Deputy Police Chief Tom McCarthy.