Wu plans to press fare issue in July 1 system-wide canvass

Councilor’s embrace of transit issue smart politics, says rep

LEANING INTO THE political potential of MBTA rider outrage, Boston City Councilor Michelle Wu plans to organize volunteers to canvass straphangers on July 1, the day a roughly 6 percent fare hike takes effect. The at-large councilor, who opposes the upcoming fare hike and has suggested making the whole T free to ride, hopes to(...)

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