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Needham Line: Upcoming

Starting September 2: From September 2 through November 18, there will be no weekend Needham Line train service while Positive Train Control (PTC) is installed.

A public meeting has been scheduled for Thursday, August 24, at the Needham Town Hall (1471 Highland Avenue, Needham) at 6:30 pm.

To get around on the Needham Line during construction, please utilize the following connecting bus/subway service:
- From Needham Heights, Needham Center, and Needham Junction, the Route 59 bus service connects to Newton Highlands on the Green Line D Branch and to Watertown Square.
- From West Roxbury, Highland, Bellevue, and Roslindale Village, Bus Routes 35, 36, and 37 connect to and from Forest Hills on the Orange Line, which also serves Ruggles and Back Bay.
- Customers who typically board at Hersey Station are encouraged to travel to Needham Junction or West Roxbury Stations instead as there are no direct connecting MBTA services at Hersey.

Last Updated: 8/16/2017 9:37:08 AM

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