‘Do we care about the public?’: Cities weigh free public transit amid rising costs

Posted on February 18, 2020 Screen Shot 2020-02-18 at 8.25.16 AM

Michelle Wu, a City Council member in Boston, wants everyone to ride for free on subways and buses that crisscross the region. Wu says the city is experiencing a “transportation crisis” as ridership declines, rush-hour traffic rises and the infrastructure of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority continues to crumble. Read more.