1 in 8
number of Mass residents without access to a car
How much longer it takes to travel by bus than by car in regions outside of the MBTA service area.
How much THE RIDE* usage has dropped since the MBTA fare hikes. *THE RIDE provides transportation to eligible people who cannot use general public transportation all or some of the time, due to disability.
YAC's 2012 campaign
The Youth Affordability Coalition spearheaded the successful 2012 campaign to fund public transit in greater Boston, avoid the most drastic fare hikes and service cuts, and put affordability and access on the agenda. This video shows how.
Stand up for transit access Thursday Oct 31
Join us at the State House to call for affordable paratransit, a Youth Pass, and a University Pass. Press conference, noon, Nurses' Hall; Transportation Committee hearing, 1 pm, Room A-2. Download the flyer, and contact email@example.com if your organization can sign onto a letter supporting our bill for equitable fares.
Fix it! Fund it! Make it Fair!
Public Transit, Public Good works to meet the transit needs of all Massachusetts residents. Read what we won this year and what we plan to win next -- click "Read More."