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South Coast Rail Public Meetings
The first of five meetings regarding plans for a future South Coast Rail project took place at Greater New Bedford Voc-Tech High School Wednesday evening before a crowd of nearly 70 people.
Strauss on Middleboro Rt.
State Representative William Strauss says the Southcoast Rail alternative route seems like a viable option.
Speaking with WBSM's Phil Paleologos, the Chair of the Joint Committee on Transportation says the Stoughton route, coming in at $3...
Southcoast Rail Reaction
Local leaders are reacting after state officials gave a presentation on Monday regarding the costs of a proposed Southcoast Rail route going through Stoughton.
South Coast Rail Tabled
A press briefing puts a new pricetag on the South Coast Rail project.
Project officials and MassDOT told the public today that the South Coast Rail project, as it stands, would cost the state $3.4 billion, over $1 billion more than previous estimates placed the project at...
Lang on SCR Change-Up
A Southcoast Rail Task Force meeting is being set aside until after a MassDOT Board of Directors meeting on Monday. That's when several sources tell WBSM News the Board will abandon plans for the $2+ billion Stoughton route and turn their focus to the much more affordable Lakeville/Middleboro a…
Critics Hope That The South Coast Rail Talks End In 2016
As the project to expand rail service to the South Coast moves closer to 30 percent completion, critics hope that the South Coast Rail Project could come to an end in the 2016.
This means that building a 52 mile commuter rail service that would run through Stoughton, Easton and Raynham that would lin…
Stoughton Gears Up To Challenge Southcoast Rail
The town of Stoughton is putting its money where its mouth is. 
A special Town Meeting last week approved $150,000 to pay for a legal challenge of an Army Corps of Engineers report, naming the Stoughton-route as the best alternative for bringing commuter rail service to the Southcoast. …
Tornado Hits Mass.
The people of Stoughton, MA got a bit of a surprise on Thursday as a funnel cloud touched down. The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was in fact a tornado.