Graphic from a Heat Resilience and the Cummins Highway Reconstruction presentation showing the factors that contribute to cooler streets in Boston. Courtesy of the City of Boston.
Maura Healey wants to get rid of the commuter rail as we know it. The next Massachusetts governor promised during the campaign to move from a system named after and designed for outdated societal expectations about work to a true regional rail system, the kind that transit advocates in the state have been dreaming of […]
As the effects of climate change begin to worsen, replacing heat-absorbing pavement with new trees can help make a difference toward expanding our urban canopy when space is limited.
A T spokesperson said that repairs will take “at least 4-5 weeks before the concourse can be re-opened."
All 15 of the commonwealth's Regional Transit Authorities (every non-MBTA bus route in the state, in other words) will suspend fare collection for the holiday season, from the day after Thanksgiving until New Year's Eve.
“This plaza wasn’t just shaped by our values, it brings them to life. It was built by the people of Boston, for the people of Boston for generations to come,” said Mayor Wu.
At today’s monthly MBTA board of directors meeting, T officials announced that the Medford branch of the new Green Line Extension project would finally open next month. “I am pleased to announce that the Green Line Extension Medford branch will open at the start of service on December 12. We are really pleased to be […]