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Halifax transportation committee backs talks with Via Rail for commuter rail

Councillors on the Transportation Standing Committee voted unanimously in favour of launching formal discussions to bring commuter rail to Halifax.

An unsolicited pitch from Via Rail put the issue back in the forefront this week after a report last year suggested… 201 more words

Politics

B Line Begins Test Runs From Union Station To Westminster

By Andrea Flores

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4)– The new B Line from Union Station to Westminster is on track to open on July 25, but final tests need a green light before passengers can get on board. 273 more words

News

MBTA's New Fare Prices Go Into Effect July 1

BOSTON, MA – The MBTA is reminding customers that changes in fares for travel on local bus, rapid transit, commuter rail, ferry and The RIDE take effect on Friday, July 1, and will include some reduced fares for riders and increased Student Pass availability. 388 more words

Government

MBTA Announces Fourth of July Schedule

BOSTON, MA — The MBTA service schedules for the Fourth of July holiday are now available. People traveling to the Esplanade and other Boston locations are encouraged to take public transportation to and from holiday events, and advised to check T-Alerts for the most up-to-date service information during the holiday. 223 more words

Government

Program Lets Boston Commuters Drive Some, Cycle The Rest — CBS BostonCBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — Traffic is crawling bumper to bumper on Soldiers Field Road, a major artery leading to Cambridge and downtown Boston, as Mark Rabinsky parks his car near the Charles River, takes out his bike and prepares to cycle the rest of the way to his job at Harvard University.

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Boston

Toronto's Network Plan 2031: Part I, SmartTrack

For the past months, Toronto Planning, the TTC and Metrolinx have hosted a number of public consultation sessions leading up to two critical meetings on the same day: June 28, 2016. 4,790 more words

Transit