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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

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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

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Track Construction On Haverhill Line To Cause Delays For N. Wilmington Commuter Rail Riders

BOSTON, MA — Beginning this weekend, construction work on three bridges overthe Merrimack River and Washington Street in Haverhill will affect certain commuter rail riders. Work is scheduled for alternate weekends from September 9th through November 20th. 167 more words

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6 Keolis Employees Fired For Bad Time Cards

BOSTON (CBS) – Six Commuter Rail employees have been fired for having irregular attendance and not keeping a proper time card.

“Following an internal investigation, a total of nine employees were removed from service and subject to a formal disciplinary process,” Keolis said in a statement. 60 more words

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BU Student Found Dead Near MBTA Commuter Train Tracks

BOSTON (CBS) – It’s a tragedy that has hit Boston University just a few days into the school year.

The body of a 17-year-old freshman student from China was found on the Commuter Rail tracks beneath the Mass. 322 more words

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Regional Integration: The RTA’s Regional Master Transit Plan

A map of new transit services under the RTA’s Regional Master Transit Plan

For decades, Southeast Michigan has struggled to bring about an effective regional transit system.  1,334 more words