So the Mattapan Trolley AC broke on its opening day. Though through personal correspondance with the Lone Rider, I learned that some passengers got to ride the air conditioned car during its testing the day before. I’m not sure who this post at SEPTA Watch disses more, the MBTA or SEPTA:
This week the air conditioned trolleys were set to debut.
But the unveiling was put on hold, after the trolley’s air conditioning unit stopped working as the trolley approached from Mattapan…
And another transit agency learns the hard way about relying on SEPTA as your inspiration.