Scott’s problems in Atlanta raise questions for MassDOT
Beverly Scott, the newly selected director of the MBTA, faces tough management and fiscal challenges in Massachusetts. The state officials who selected her say she is ready to roll. They describe Scott as an inspirational leader,with decades of transit experience behind her. Still, details that have come to light about Scott’s tenure in Atlanta, where she heads that city’s transit system, raise questions about the Massachusetts vetting process.