MBTA ridership hits 1.3 million per weekday again
MBTA ridership averaged more than 1.3 million per weekday in November, the third straight month above 1.3 million, helping to make 2011 the T’s busiest year since 2008, officials said. Ridership last month averaged 1.312 million on weekdays, said MBTA General Manager Jonathan Davis. Average weekday ridership for November 2011 increased by 5.5 percent over the previous November, Davis said. It is the second-largest monthly increase in 40 months, he said.