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Commuter Rail Delays Blamed On Slippery Leaves

BOSTON (CBS) – Wondering why your train is running late? Blame it on the leaves.

Commuter Rail operator Keolis says slippery rail conditions are forcing trains to take it slow. 95 more words


MBTA Reduces $839,000 In Fines From 2015 Winter Storm Failures

BOSTON (CBS) — The MBTA has quietly agreed to waive $839,000 of the $1.7 million in penalties leveled against the company that operates the Commuter Rail system for poor performance in 2015. 269 more words


Mayoral candidate Mike Savage defends his record as he asks for second term

Global News interviewed both candidates for mayor in Halifax. Read the article about Lil MacPherson’s bid for mayor here

Mike Savage is asking Haligonians to let him finish what he started four years ago at city hall, and re-elect him as mayor. 830 more words


Plans To Extend Gold Line 12.3 Miles To Montclair Approved

MONROVIA (AP) — Another step has been taken toward further expansion of Los Angeles County’s growing commuter rail system.

Foothill Gold Line Construction Authority directors this week approved advanced engineering plans for a 12.3-mile extension of the light-rail system to the city of Montclair on the eastern edge of the county. 76 more words


Boston deserves 24/7 public transit

Why the Boston area deserves 24/7 mass transit

1. Will encourage people from further outside the city to use commuter rail to come into Boston and spread and express their own ideas and opinions… 220 more words

Teen Killed By Commuter Rail Train In Newton Identified

NEWTON (CBS) — The teen struck and killed by an MBTA Commuter Rail train in Newton Friday night has been identified.

Eli Pilat, 14, was part of the class of 2020 at Lincoln Sudbury High School. 139 more words


Teen Struck, Killed By Commuter Rail Train In Newton

NEWTON (CBS) – A teenager was struck and killed by a Commuter Rail train in Newton Friday night.

Transit Police say the 14-year-old boy from Newton was near the West Newton off-ramp in Newtonville when he was hit by an inbound Framingham/Worcester train at about 8:45 p.m. 67 more words