Post Content

MBTA Fare Hearing, Boston, February 13, 2012MassDOT and the MBTA thank the thousands of people who have attended the Fare and Service Public Meetings and let their voices be heard. 

The T reports a total of 4,299 attendees and 1,254 speakers at meetings held through February 16, in addition to more than 4,600 submitted e-mail comments. 

Ten additional public meetings are scheduled beginning Monday, February 27 through March 12. 

The public is encouraged to participate. 

Times and locations for upcoming meetings are as follows:

 

Monday, February 27, 6:00-8:00 PM, Winthrop DeLeo Senior Center, 35 Harvard Street
Tuesday, February 28, 6:00-8:00 PM, Somerville High School Auditorium, 81 Highland Avenue
Wednesday, February 29, 6:00-8:00 PM, Cambridge Citywide Senior Ctr, 806 Massachusetts Avenue
Thursday, March 1, 6:00-8:00 PM, Waltham Government Center Auditorium, 119 School Street

For a full list of future public meetings and information, please visit MBTA.com/join the discussion.

Have your voice heard by sending an email with your questions, comments, and ideas to fareproposal@mbta.com.

The MBTA’s public outreach process continues with the acceptance of public comment through March 12, 2012 electronically at mbta.com, by email at fareproposal@mbta.com, via mail to MBTA, Ten Park Plaza, Boston, Ma  02116, Attention: Fare Proposal Committee, and by phone at 617-222-3200/ TTY (617) 222-5146. 

A final fare increase and service reduction recommendation will be made to the MBTA’s Board of Directors this spring and changes will be implemented on July 1, 2012.

Written By:

Recent Posts

Presidents’ Day Holiday Services Update posted on Feb 11

Presidents’ Day Holiday Services Update

MassDOT encourages motorists to travel safely during the upcoming Presidents’ Day weekend and be aware of service changes caused by the Monday holiday. The Boston-Quincy I-93 HOV lane Northbound and Southbound will not be open on Monday, February 15. Travelers should be aware of possible   …Continue Reading Presidents’ Day Holiday Services Update

Governor Baker, Mayor Walsh Announce Joint Community Redevelopment Venture in Downtown Boston posted on Feb 9

Governor Baker, Mayor Walsh Announce Joint Community Redevelopment Venture in Downtown Boston

Today as part of the Baker-Polito Administration’s “Open for Business” Real Estate Asset Leveraging (REAL) Strategy, Governor Charlie Baker and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced a joint state and city venture with Veolia North America to explore the strategic redevelopment of the Massachusetts Department   …Continue Reading Governor Baker, Mayor Walsh Announce Joint Community Redevelopment Venture in Downtown Boston

MBTA: Green Line Service Temporary Suspension between Park and Haymarket posted on Feb 9

MBTA: Green Line Service Temporary Suspension between Park and Haymarket

On selected weekends and nights, MBTA Green Line service will be suspended in both directions between Park and Haymarket stations to allow for platform work as part of the Government Center Station project. The diversion will allow personnel access to the Government Center Green Line   …Continue Reading MBTA: Green Line Service Temporary Suspension between Park and Haymarket