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The Trouble With Complete Streets

Yesterday I covered a press conference at the Beacon Park Railyard in Allston where Governor Deval Patrick announced that West Station would be built, bringing commuter rail and DMU service to Allston. 339 more words

Allston To Get New Commuter Rail Stop

BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh have announced that the city’s Allston neighborhood will get a new commuter rail station as part of the state’s $260 million Massachusetts Turnpike project. 163 more words


Woman Injured After Train Collides With Car In Acton

ACTON (CBS) – A woman is injured after the car she was driving was struck by a commuter rail train in Acton Monday night.

The crash happened near 555 Massachusetts Ave at about 7:45 p.m. 188 more words


Commuter Rail Coming to Bourne?

The Cape Cod Commission has received a grant to study the return of daily commuter rail service to South Station in Boston. In addition, Bourne is looking into parking for the service. 123 more words


Commuter Rail can be as effective as Rapid Transit

The topic of using existing commuter rail lines in GTA has been brought into discussion a few times. With politicans bringing ideas to solve transit woes in the GTA and in Toronto by creating a Downtown Relief Line or One City Trasnit Plan, all of which that incorporate existing rail lines. 218 more words


Teen Struck By Commuter Train In Westwood

WESTWOOD (CBS) – A teenager is badly injured after he was hit by a commuter rail train in Westwood Monday afternoon.

The 14-year-old boy was struck just west of Islington Station on the Franklin Line. 71 more words


Shoreline Commuter Rail Sees Bump In Passengers

The Shore Line East branch of the commuter rail between New Haven and New London is busier than ever.

Gov. Dan Malloy said in a press release that a new passenger record was set last month with 63,959 trips. 118 more words