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Crighton calls MBTA plan ‘disappointing’

The diesel-powered Commuter Rail pulls into Central Square Station in Lynn behind state Sen. Brendan Crighton. Sen. Crighton, who is the chairman of the Joint Committee on Transportation, is pushing for the electrification of the line. (Spenser Hasak)
LYNN — When Senator Brendan Crighton, (D-Lynn) found out that electrification of the Newburyport/Rockport Line of the Commuter Rail was not included in the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s five-year capital…

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