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Governor Baker Announces Launch of Search for Permanent MBTA General Manager Posted on Feb 16

Governor Baker Announces Launch of Search for Permanent MBTA General Manager

Governor Charlie Baker today announced that MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack is launching the search for a permanent CEO and General Manager for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). Governor Baker also recommended in his address before the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, that the MBTA’s   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Announces Launch of Search for Permanent MBTA General Manager

Governor Baker Urges Caution During Winter Storm Posted on Feb 12

Governor Baker Urges Caution During Winter Storm

Governor Charlie Baker today is urging the people of the Commonwealth to be cautious on the roadways, plan ahead for travel time and prepare for the powerful winter storm affecting much of the state this afternoon and into tomorrow morning, including potential for strong winds   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Urges Caution During Winter Storm

MassDOT, MBTA: Winter Storm Travel Links Posted on Feb 12

MassDOT, MBTA: Winter Storm Travel Links

MassDOT advises the public to monitor the weather conditions  Sunday and Monday, plan ahead, and check MassDOT and MBTA winter travel resources. The MBTA is continuing to closely monitor conditions and travelers should check T-Alerts at www.mbta.com/alerts for up-to-date service information, sign up to receive   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MBTA: Winter Storm Travel Links

MassDOT Storm Clean Continues Posted on Feb 10

MassDOT Storm Clean Continues

MassDOT advises members of the public to continue to make informed decisions today and this weekend as state and municipal efforts continue to remove snow from roads and crews look ahead to the next weather-related events this weekend. “We are pleased with the cooperation from   …Continue Reading MassDOT Storm Clean Continues

Focus 40 Event Set for March 15th Posted on Feb 8

Focus 40 Event Set for March 15th

The next MBTA Focus40 event has been scheduled as follows:   March 15, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM, MIT Media Lab, Building E14, 75 Amherst Street, Cambridge Since the previous event in October, the Focus40 Team has collected more than 3,000 ideas about how the   …Continue Reading Focus 40 Event Set for March 15th

MBTA Service: Patriots’ Parade, Tuesday, February 7th Posted on Feb 6

MBTA Service: Patriots' Parade, Tuesday, February 7th

The MBTA has announced its service information for the Patriots Parade on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Parade attendees are encouraged to purchase their tickets beforehand to avoid long lines – ticket checks and boarding queues will be in place throughout the afternoon and evening return   …Continue Reading MBTA Service: Patriots’ Parade, Tuesday, February 7th

MBTA Youth Pass Program launches today, Wednesday, February 1 Posted on Feb 1

MBTA Youth Pass Program launches today, Wednesday, February 1

The MBTA’s Youth Pass program launches today, Wednesday, February 1, 2017, providing affordable transit access for low-income young people. Distributed through municipal and community partners, the Youth Pass is a card that can be used at MBTA Fare Vending Machines or at retail sales terminals   …Continue Reading MBTA Youth Pass Program launches today, Wednesday, February 1

MBTA: Orange Line, Haverhill Commuter Rail Line Weekend Diversion Posted on Jan 24

MBTA: Orange Line, Haverhill Commuter Rail Line Weekend Diversion

MassDOT announced that due to construction operations for the Woods Memorial Bridge Project, on Saturday, January 28, and Sunday, January 29, MBTA shuttle buses will replace subway and commuter rail services at the locations listed below: Orange Line – Shuttle buses will replace trains from   …Continue Reading MBTA: Orange Line, Haverhill Commuter Rail Line Weekend Diversion

MassDOT Announces Online Comment Tool for Capital Investment Plan Posted on Jan 23

MassDOT Announces Online Comment Tool for Capital Investment Plan

MassDOT today announced the opening of its online comment tool that enables members of the public to easily provide input and suggestions on potential transportation projects to be included in the agency’s upcoming five-year Capital Investment Plan (CIP). Following last year’s successful public input process   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Online Comment Tool for Capital Investment Plan

MBTA: Framingham/Worcester Line Commuter Rail Schedule Public Meetings Set Posted on Jan 18

MBTA: Framingham/Worcester Line Commuter Rail Schedule Public Meetings Set

The MBTA will hold three public meetings for people to share comments and suggestions about proposed Framingham/Worcester Line Commuter Rail scheduling changes. The meetings will be held in Newton on January 31, in Worcester on February 1, and in Natick February 6 as follows:     …Continue Reading MBTA: Framingham/Worcester Line Commuter Rail Schedule Public Meetings Set