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In the news

Dorchester Reporter 4/1/2021
Citing boost from stimulus funds, T reverses course on service cuts

SHNS 3/29/2021
MBTA scrambling to restore service

WHDH 3/29/2021
MBTA to discuss fully funding pre-pandemic service hours in fiscal 2022 budget

NBC Boston 3/29/2021
Boston Mayor Janey calls on MBTA to restore pre-pandemic service levels

Fox 25, Boston 3/29/2021
Boston Mayor Janey, transportation advocates demand full resumption of service ahead of MBTA meeting

Boston Globe 3/29/2021
Acting Mayor Janey criticizes service cuts to T, launches program to provide free Charlie cards to hard hit neighborhoods

WCVB, Boston 3/29/2021
Boston mayor joins calls to reverse MBTA service cuts

Boston Herald 3/28/2021
Kim Janey to join transit riders, advocates Monday to press for full return to pre-pandemic service levels

Fox 25, Boston 3/17/2021
Orange Line commuters face crowded buses, COVID fears

Boston Neighborhood Network 3/17/2021
Advocates call MBTA service cuts shortsighted

Boston Globe 3/17/2021
A derailment and packed trains? Sounds like the same old T

Baystate Banner 3/17/2021
Gov’s MBTA cuts draw fire from elected officials

Boston Public Radio 3/16/2021
March 16, 2021 (Chris Dempsey & Jim Aloisi)

Patriot Ledger 3/15/2021
Lynch slams MBTA for cuts to jobs, service despite hefty federal aid

Brockton Enterprise 3/15/2021
How MBTA service cuts impact Brockton commuters

WCVB 5 3/14/2021
Latest round of MBTA cuts impacting bus, subway services now in effect

Boston Herald 3/13/2021
MBTA service cuts take effect Sunday, despite an estimated $2 billion in federal aid

Cambridge Day 3/13/2021
Subway and bus service cuts roll ahead Sunday, but transit advocates have hope for better MBTA

Boston Globe 3/13/2021
The MBTA is making more cuts – are the savings worth it?

WCVB 5 3/9/2021
MBTA bus, subway service cuts begin on March 14

StreetsBlogMASS 3/9/2021
MBTA Board Updates: Service Cuts Barely Dent the T’s Budget, Which Is Flush With Relief Funds

Boston Herald 3/8/2021
MBTA Planning to Restore Some Service by Summer

WBZ Radio 2/23/2021
MBTA Announces Changes To Commuter Rail Service

The Sun Chronicle 2/22/2021
MBTA announces changes for commuter rail

StreetsBlogMASS 2/22/2021
MBTA Board Updates: Advocates Press for Another Tobin Bridge Bus Lane

Sampan 1/22/2021
First of MBTA service cuts, reduced weekend train service, to start Jan 23

Statehouse News Service 1/11/2021
Cash infusion not stopping most MBTA service cuts

Boston Globe 12/27/2020
The T may get millions from Congress. Will service still be cut?

WHDH 12/22/2020
D.C. stimulus sparks calls to reverse ‘T’ cuts

StreetsBlog Mass 12/14/2020
It’s decision day for MBTA service cuts: Here’s what to watch

MassINC 11/19/2020
How MBTA cuts could cripple cities like Chelsea

StreetsBlog Mass 11/11/2020
Advocates launch #TransitIsEssential campaign as T floats severe service cuts

WCVB 11/10/2020
Worst possible time: Riders, advocates react to proposed MBTA cuts

WBUR 11/10/2020
Here is a look at the proposed service cuts

State House News 11/9/2020
Weekend Commuter Rail Service, 25 Bus Routes Would Be Cut Under MBTA Proposal

WCBV 5 11/9/2020
MBTA plan may put some commuter rail service, bus routes, ferries on chopping block

Boston Globe 11/9/2020
Cash-strapped MBTA details planned service cuts, would take effect next year

7 news Boston 11/9/2020
MBTA plans to eliminate 25 bus routes, ferry service

WBUR Radio Boston 11/9/2020
Staring Down A $300 Million Deficit, MBTA Proposes Major Cuts

Boston Globe 11/5/2020
Mass. House leaders, releasing budget proposal, say it’s the wrong time to hike taxes

Commonwealth Magazine 11/1/2020
Opinion: T budget and service cuts are unwise; Let’s tap wealthy, big corporations for needed revenue

Boston Business Journal 10/29/2020
Commuter-rail cuts are coming. What happens when the pandemic’s over?

Boston Business Journal 10/19/2020
Boston, Somerville mayors warn against MBTA service cuts

Boston Globe 10/5/2020
Cash-strapped MBTA could be hit hard by service cuts

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