Management & Operations

MBTA refund plan includes free fares, discounted passes

Posted on March 13, 2015

BOSTON — The board of directors of the state Department of Transportation voted to give Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) commuters who pay cash for a ticket free rides on April 24 across its entire system, The Sun Chronicle reported.

Additionally, monthly commuter rail passes for May will come with a 15% discount. Commuters who paid for passes this winter and either got no service or disruptive services during snowstorms had said they should be fully compensated, but Secretary of Transportation Stephanie Pollack said full reimbursement would have been too expensive. For the full story, click here.

View comments or post a comment on this story. (0 Comments)

More News

NY MTA solar roof initiative to generate green energy, revenue

An RFP went public on Earth Day 2019, which proposes the solar development of seven MTA properties.

WMATA launches plan to cut energy use, boost cost savings

The five-year initiative is a commitment by the agency to invest $65 million from its capital budget by 2025.

National Express acquires Total Transit

The acquisition offers significant benefits to National Express, including a renewed presence in the Phoenix and Tucson markets.

Masabi launching mobile ticketing app in Pennsylvania

Westmoreland County Transit Authority passengers can pay for tickets using a credit or debit card, or via digital payment.

Keolis to operate RTC of Washoe County's bus services

The fixed-route bus network serves over seven million annual passengers, including over 20,000-weekday riders.

See More News

Post a Comment

Post Comment

Comments (0)

More From The World's Largest Fleet Publisher

Automotive Fleet

The Car and truck fleet and leasing management magazine

Business Fleet

managing 10-50 company vehicles

Fleet Financials

Executive vehicle management

Government Fleet

managing public sector vehicles & equipment

TruckingInfo.com

THE COMMERCIAL TRUCK INDUSTRY’S MOST IN-DEPTH INFORMATION SOURCE

Work Truck Magazine

The number 1 resource for vocational truck fleets

Schoolbus Fleet

Serving school transportation professionals in the U.S. and Canada

LCT Magazine

Global Resource For Limousine and Bus Transportation