June 11, 2012

MBTA to launch on-demand taxi service

The new taxi service will be an upgrade from the MBTA's current paratransit service the RIDE (pictured), which advance scheduling.

The new taxi service will be an upgrade from the MBTA's current paratransit service the RIDE (pictured), which advance scheduling.
BOSTON — The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority plans to launch a new on-demand taxi program for people with disabilities that will offer "same-day" service — an upgrade from its current paratransit service, which requires trip scheduling at least one day prior to pickup, according to a boston.com report.

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