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Gov. Baker Dumps Plan To End Weekend Commuter Rail Service

BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker is backing away from a proposal to eliminate all weekend commuter rail service.

The Republican said Monday that his administration is no longer supporting the plan following a week of heavy criticism. 418 more words


Gov. Baker Dogged By Proposal To End Commuter Rail Service

BOSTON (AP) — Like many governors before him, Gov. Charlie Baker is finding out the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s travails go beyond the occasional delayed train. 602 more words


Massachusetts Members Of Congress Oppose Commuter Rail Cuts

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts members of Congress are criticizing a proposal to eliminate all weekend commuter rail service and end thousands of door-to-door rides for disabled passengers. 126 more words


Commuter Rail May Reach Brighton.....Someday.

In 2004, Denver voters approved FasTracks, bringing real rail transit to the entire Denver metro.  The lines, we were told, would connect all parts of the city, reaching as far as Boulder and Longmont.   362 more words

MBTA Considering Scrapping Weekend Commuter Rail Service For 1 Year

BOSTON (CBS) — The MBTA’s Fiscal Management Control Board is considering eliminating all weekend Commuter Rail service for one year in order to completely balance their budget, WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Karyn Regal reports. 155 more words


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I don’t know about you, but I spend about 20 hours a week on average commuting to and from work. That’s about 80 hours a month and 960 hours in year…9-6-0 HOURS. 459 more words

Keolis Plans To Install Fare Gates At 3 Boston Commuter Rail Stations

BOSTON (CBS) – No more free rides. The company that operates the commuter rail system is planning to install fare gates at some stations to make sure your fare is collected. 260 more words