With public support for change growing, the candidates called on “the MA legislature to make public transit systems equitable and accessible."
“This would be concerning at any time of year, but it’s especially worrisome given that we are less than a month out from a presidential election.”
Transit policy has historically focused on expansion through suburban systems—serving White and wealthier constituents more reliably than those living in inner cities.
Bus rapid transit is no longer a pipe dream in the Boston area
Despite repeated outsourcing failures, MBTA eyes privatization of core services