Wednesday, September 4, 2013
Driving Miss Daisy or Driving me Crazy
Federal funding for the MBTA has been cut in half. What you say, how can that be?
Officials at the MBTA said the agency applied for more than $15 million in security grants, but will receive just $3.25 million, down from $6.6 million in 2012.
I just hope the news came down before the new video hit the airways.
Last month, Representative Bill Keating revealed the Boston area had received more than $17.5 million in total homeland security grants, an increase of nearly $7 million.
new safety video
The "T" has been in debt for years so find ways to cut the budget not dance about the failure..........
The video was filmed in May in various train stations, including the Red Line’s Harvard stop, and cost roughly $10,000 to make.