Helpful presentation from the T on what to expect when in the way of capacity and reliability improvements. Bottom line: Improvement will be steady and will reach their maximum level around 2025.
Predicting bus arrival times in traffic is not an exact science, but real improvements in MBTA predications can be expected as of today and further improvements over the next few months.
Offering graphics with actual density numbers by census tract.
Comments are due on the MBTA’s long term plan on Friday, September 21. It is a provocative document that is well worth a read.
A lot has been happening through the summer at the MBTA and I wanted to offer a few updates.
Earlier this year the MBTA entered into a contract to update its Automated Fare Collection (AFC) system, from CharlieCards to a new system that is currently known as AFC 2.0.