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MBTA plans for drastic cuts in bus, rail service

Weekends, nights slashed unless state plugs deficit

By Noah Bierman
Globe Staff / April 10, 2009

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The MBTA would halt all evening and weekend commuter rail service, eliminate six Green Line stops, discontinue lightly used bus routes, and lay off 805 employees if the agency does not get legislative help with its $160 million deficit, according to a state document. (Full article: 792 words)

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