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Mayor Janey, Community Groups, Unions Demand Action on Low-Income Fare

Mayor Janey, Community Groups, Unions Demand Action on Low-Income Fare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, May 24, 2021 Contact on behalf of Public Transit Public Good Coalition: Orianna Tate, orianna@617mediagroup.com, 617-895-6783   Mayor Janey, Community Groups, Unions Demand Action on Low-Income
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The Public Transit Public Good Coalition supports legislation that advances equity for the riders and workers who are the lifeblood of the system.

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Public Transit Public Good Coalition Issues Statement on the FMCB’s Decision to Restore MBTA service

Public Transit Public Good Coalition Issues Statement on the FMCB’s Decision to Restore MBTA service

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 29, 2021 Contact on behalf of Public Transit Public Good Coalition: Vishakha Mathur, vishakha@617mediagroup.com, 617-485-7709   Public Transit Public Good Coalition Issues Statement on the
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U.S. Senator Warren, Representative Clark, State Senator Boncore Join Growing Opposition to the Unnecessary MBTA Cuts 

U.S. Senator Warren, Representative Clark, State Senator Boncore Join Growing Opposition to the Unnecessary MBTA Cuts 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 19, 2021 Contact on behalf of Public Transit Public Good Coalition: Orianna Tate, orianna@617mediagroup.com, 617-895-6783   U.S. Senator Warren, Representative Clark, State Senator Boncore Join
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ONLINE RALLY: STOP THE MBTA CUTS

ONLINE RALLY: STOP THE MBTA CUTS

The US Congress and newly-elected Biden-Harris Administration is providing about a  billion dollars in new COVID relief aid to the MBTA as part of the historic American Rescue PlanHowever, Governor
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Public Transit Coalition Calls For Using Federal Stimulus Funds To Further Offset Service Cuts

Public Transit Coalition Calls For Using Federal Stimulus Funds To Further Offset Service Cuts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, March 8, 2021   Contact on behalf of Public Transit Public Good Coalition: Vishakha Mathur, vishakha@617mediagroup.com, 617-485-7709   Public Transit Coalition Calls For Using Federal Stimulus
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The Boston Globe

MBTA board must include environmental justice communities

“We agree that the legislature must act swiftly to appoint a new, independent MBTA board (‘Advisers urge action on governing panel for MBTA,’ Metro, June 7). The MBTA is too
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wbur

Legislation Would Support Fare-Free Public Transit Systems

“Public Transit Public Good, which describes itself as a partnership of transit workers and riders, said it welcomed the announcement of the planned restoration of bus and subway service, but
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Framingham Source

Sen. Markey & Rep. Pressley Re-Introduce Legislation To Fully Fund Fare-Free Public Transit

“Even as COVID-19 has reshaped our daily lives, bus and train service remains essential to the riders who make hundreds of thousands of trips a day, especially to the frontline
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Gloucester Daily Times

Bill calls for fare-free public transit

“Public Transit Public Good, which describes itself as a partnership of transit workers and riders, said it welcomed the announcement of the planned restoration of bus and subway service, but
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Boston.com

MBTA officials are moving to restore pandemic-induced service cuts. But no one knows how long it will take.

Infused with at least $845 million from this month’s federal COVID-19 relief bill, the MBTA is reversing course on its recent cuts and looking to restore bus and subway service
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Boston Mayor Janey Joins Calls for MBTA to Restore Pre-Pandemic Service Levels

Boston Mayor Kim Janey is joining public transit advocates and other officials in calling on the MBTA to restore services to pre-pandemic levels and fully fund public transportation in the
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