Sunday, January 8, 2012

The proposed MBTA service cutbacks are staggering.

Most of the media coverage in the past couple of weeks has centered on the T raising fares but the service cuts they are proposing are draconian.

They have two proposals out there and neither bodes well for the region.

MBTA Fare and Service Changes - PDF

Option 1

Option 2 

BOTH proposals would end commuter rail at 10 PM with NO SERVICE WEEKENDS.
This will make it next to impossible for people to take the train to sporting events.

BOTH proposals would end weekend service on the E branch of the Green Line and the Red Line shuttle between Ashmont and Mattapan. 

ALL ferry routes eliminated.

A glance at the proposed monthly pass costs will stagger you.
Seniors and disabled people will be hit the hardest.

This is a classic doomsday scenario for the region. The impact on the region would be devastating.

The T will hold the usual round of public meetings knowing that 99.9% of the ridership will not attend. 

This simply can not be allowed to happen.


Concrete Batch Plants said...

My spouse and I stumbled over here different web page and thought I should check things out.

- Bitumen Sprayer | Mini Bitumen Sprayer | Mini Concrete Mixer

car hire ahmedabad said...

Did you build this amazing site yourself? Please reply back as I’m wanting to create my own blog and want to know where you got this from or what the theme is called. Thank you!

- car rental company | best car rental | car rental service

ivan koki said...

This is very much a work in progress whenever I find out
about one who is more beautiful than any of these I will add her and kick out number ten Thanks for sharing the informative post.

Ken Michale said...

Hope to write some more. Have a nice day.
Friv 5 | Kizi 2 | Hopy 2

marion soloco said...

This article gives me a lot of useful information. Thank you

hhctnhim said...

Interesting. I would agree that focusing on growth vs cost control during the early stages of a business is ideal, however, there will be a point when that shifts
friv 2 | Z6 | Elsa games

HaNa Chang said...

Thanks for sharing this quality information with us. I really enjoyed reading.
i like play games | jogos do friv | juegos de matar zombies

friv said...

I am happy to find this post very useful for me
games2girls , kids games online, kids games | kid games | games for kids

baixar facebook said...

I really enjoyed reading.
apply baixar facebook movel online free | facebook | baixar facebook | baixar facebook gratis

friv 2 said...

I would like to say that this article really convinced me, you give me best information!
Y8 free games
friv 2016

juegos de un show mas said...

Love it :) This is such an amazing idea. Thanks for update information.Keep on posting!
i like play games | juego un show mas | un show mas | juego de un show mas

Descargar WhatsApp Plus said...

Thank you for sharing juegos de los simpson , descargar whatsapp plus gratis , juego de los simpson ,

Facebook Descargar said...

thanks for share. i think i need this
i like play games descargar facebook | descarga facebook | descargar facebook gratis | descargar facebook messenger