Walsh Slams MBTA as ‘Not Currently Functional’

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh called Wednesday for the MBTA to invest about $9 million in running Red Line and commuter rail trains more frequently, slamming the system – wracked with ongoing delays after a derailment last month – as “not currently a functional service” for much of the city.

Roxbury Draws Attention Beyond Community Developers

While much of the new multifamily and mixed-use construction in Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood has been dominated by community development corporations in recent years, a growing number of market-rate developers are eying the area as land and construction costs put higher-profile neighborhoods off-limits.