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Peddling his town’s case for more T bus service

Bijan Afshartous, 71, has ridden his three-wheeled vehicle through Lexington, his hometown, and Arlington, and plans to add Bedford to his rounds collecting signatures for expanded MBTA bus service in the communities. He's equipped his tricycle with placards holding his petition. Bijan Afshartous, 71, has ridden his three-wheeled vehicle through Lexington, his hometown, and Arlington, and plans to add Bedford to his rounds collecting signatures for expanded MBTA bus service in the communities. He's equipped his tricycle with placards holding his petition. (Dina Rudick/Globe Staff)
By Brock Parker
Globe Correspondent / August 5, 2010

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At 71 years old and hard of hearing, Lexington resident Bijan Afshartous now rides a three-wheeled bike or takes the bus rather than drive a car. (Full article: 891 words)

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