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The Boston Globe


Commuter rail cars due soon, MBTA says

First 3 coaches expected next month

A South Korea-based company under fire for failing to deliver any of its 75 double-decker coaches to the commuter rail on time is making progress on its $190 million contract with the state, and three of the cars will be in service in April, with 15 expect­ed to be running by September, the head of the MBTA said Monday.

“We promise we’re going to deliver,” Beverly Scott, general manager of the MBTA, said in a phone interview.

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