T riders have had a huge impact over the last year, from stopping the 2013 fare increase to getting the T to roll back RIDE fares. Join us to get involved to win bus service improvement and justice for riders.
Join us for Art Is Life Itself! TRU will screen our "I Am Charlie" video of rider stories and lead a discussion on the current state of the T. Please join us!
Thursday, December 19, 2013
7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Join us for this pop-up art show in Dudley! TRU will screen our I Am Charlie video and Project Hip Hop will share a dance action. Don't miss the fun!
Friday, November 22, 2013
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tell the State House why we need fair fares! This hearing on the legislative bill called "An Act Establishing a More Equitable Public Transit Fare Structure" will be an opportunity for riders to share the importance of an equitable fare structure.
Join us for a movie about gentrification and a discussion with our partner organization, Greater Four Corners Action Coalition.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
TRU will be continuing the conversation about fair fares and recording our rider stories.
Please note: the Member Meeting is moved to Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 20, 2013
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
The MBTA's Silver Bus: Hate it or love it, one thing's for sure: It's definitely not rapid transit.
Join the T Riders Union (TRU) in a conversation with planners from Chile who have developed real Bus Rapid Transit and supported meaningful community engagement.
We will be sharing our transit stories, building our equitable fares campaign, and preparing to testify at the upcoming Service Planning hearing.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
NOTE: Due to this mayoral forum, we are moving our regularly scheduled general TRU meeting from Tuesday, September 17 to Wednesday, September 18. Next month, TRU's general meeting will return to our usual third Tuesday of the month.
This month, we'll be discussing the MBTA's new service planning surveys and upcoming public hearings. Also, we'll be working out the details on our newest campaign for equitable service and fares.
NOTE: Due to the Mayoral forum on transportation and livable communities on Tuesday, September 17, we are moving our regularly scheduled general TRU meeting to Wednesday, September 18. Next month, TRU's general meeting will return to our usual third Tuesday of the month.