With the release of a long-​​awaited trans­porta­tion financing report (PDF) on Monday, Gov. Deval Patrick is proposing to expand rail ser­vice across the state.

Patrick is endorsing a plan by the state Depart­ment of Trans­porta­tion that would fund rail ser­vice from Pitts­field to New York, pro­vide year-​​round train ser­vice to Hyannis, and build a com­muter rail line to New Bed­ford and Fall River.

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