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Your CharlieCard could be expiring soon. Please check the expiration date at any fare vending machine today and pick up a new card if you need one before the end of the month.

If your CharlieCard has expired or is set to expire soon, please pick up a replacement card at the CharlieCard Store at Downtown Crossing or at the following select stations during the following times:

- Alewife - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Arlington - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Ashmont - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Back Bay - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Dudley Square - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Forest Hills - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Harvard Square - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Kenmore - Monday-Saturday, 7 am - 7 pm; Sunday, 10:30 am - 7 pm
- Maverick - Monday-Friday, 7am - 7 pm; Saturday, 7 am - 2 pm and 4:30 pm - 7 pm; Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- North Station - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Oak Grove - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Park Street - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Quincy Center - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Ruggles - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- South Station - Monday-Sunday, 7 am - 7 pm
- Wonderland - Monday-Friday, 7 am - 1:30 pm

Your monthly pass and/or stored value will be transferred to a new card.

Can't get to the CharlieCard Store? Mail your expired card to:
MBTA
Revenue Department
10 Park Plaza, Room 4730
Boston, MA 02116

If you choose to mail in your card, please include your name and a return address. Any preexisting stored value or monthly pass will be transferred to your new card.

Last Updated: 12/19/2014 7:07:13 AM

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86: Current

Route 86 experiencing minor delays due to disabled bus

Last Updated: 12/20/2014 6:40:15 PM

Route 86 detoured due to police action

Bypassed Stops:
N Harvard St @ Western Ave (outbound)
N Harvard St opp Harvard Stadium Gate 2 (outbound)
16 Eliot St (outbound)

N Harvard St @ Gate 2 Harvard Stadium (inbound)
N Harvard St @ Western Ave (inbound)

Connections can be made at:
Western Ave @ Riverdale St (outbound)
Harvard Upper Busway @ Red Line (outbound)
JFK St @ Eliot St (inbound)
Western Ave opp Riverdale St (inbound)

Last Updated: 12/20/2014 5:48:32 PM

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