Entries by Elena Eimert

The Dirty Truth: MBTA Cutting Cleaners

If you thought the fare hikes were bad, just listen to what’s coming next. The MBTA is reportedly cutting nearly 100 of its 315 sanitation workers, and those workers are not happy. Members of the 32BJ SEIU union took to subway stations like Malden Center today to alert riders of these changes, armed with flyers, […]

MBTA far from a “State of Good Repair”

There’s an old joke in which the conductor happens upon the train engineer in the engine room. “What are you doing here?” they ask each other in surprise. The more important question is, of course, who is driving the train? Boston and Massachusetts residents who rely on the “T” for transportation should be asking the […]