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MBTA tribulations
Posted by blue streak 1 on Friday, July 29, 2022 9:07 PM

FTA has ordered a safety and retraining shutdown of the T starting at midnight Friday night.  What is not said is What part?  Subways? Green line?  buses?  FRA might get into this but there has been no major problems AFAIK of the RR section. 

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Posted by BEAUSABRE on Saturday, July 30, 2022 11:10 PM

My question is why are they doing this

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Posted by BaltACD on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 8:48 PM

BEAUSABRE
My question is why are they doing this

Most probable answer - because they can.

Never too old to have a happy childhood!

              

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Posted by zugmann on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 8:53 PM

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Posted by MidlandMike on Tuesday, August 2, 2022 9:13 PM

Article in NewsWire.  Transit yard worker lost control of train that strayed out of yard onto mainline.  There were other previous incidents.

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Posted by BEAUSABRE on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 8:11 AM

Thanks!

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