Adam Vaccaro

Adam Vaccaro covers transportation, infrastructure, and commuter issues for the Globe. Adam commutes mostly by bike and subway, though he shares a car with his wife. A native of Massachusetts, he has previously written for, Inc. magazine, and the Patriot Ledger.

Latest stories

‘He’s gotten to know every slice of that agency’: Who is Steve Poftak, the next GM of the MBTA?

By , Globe Staff

Poftak, a long-time public policy professional, will succeed Luis Ramirez as general manager starting Jan. 1.

Baker expresses regret over short tenure of outgoing MBTA boss

By , Globe Staff

Governor Charlie Baker seemed to acknowledge that Luis Ramirez didn’t work out after just 15 months as general manager.

MBTA general manager Luis Ramirez is out after just 15 months

By , Globe Staff

The switch will mark the fifth leadership change at the T under Governor Charlie Baker.

The MBTA’s weekend commuter rail discount went well. But now it’s over

By , Globe Staff

A $10 weekend pass led to more revenue on the commuter rail, but officials have been forced to pause the program.