No one said it would be easy. We send $38 million a year to the MBTA, benefiting Boston, and naturally Boston wants to keep it. Here’s an editorial in the Boston Herald, slamming a project that will connect us with New York: “A Railroad to Nowhere.” Is it the Berkshires that is “nowhere,” or are they referring to the city that is home to the Yankees?
Boston Herald denounces transport funding for the Berkshires
About the Author: Karen Christensen
Karen Christensen is an American entrepreneur, environmentalist, and founder of the Train Campaign. She is the owner and CEO of Berkshire Publishing Group and a member of the National Committee on United States-China Relations. She grew up in the Silicon Valley, started her career in London, and has lived in Great Barrington since 1995.