Why the feeling of frustration? The MBTA has a repair backlog totaling more than $10B, spending only $1B annually on capital improvements. And since the early 1990s, every state administration has kicked the can down the track and left the financing problem for the next generation. Meanwhile, the “T” has become the backbone of the expanding economy.

There are key clusters of venture capital backed companies in 15 neighborhoods surrounding Green and Red Line stations. In 2018, nearly 275 companies…

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