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Franklin Line: Current

Franklin Train 723 (6:20 pm from South Station) has departed South Station and is operating 10-20 minutes late in route to Forge Park due to the late arrival of equipment.

Affected direction: Outbound

Last Updated: 3/29/2017 6:41:45 PM

Franklin Line notice: Parking availability may be limited at the southern section of the Lenox Street parking lot at Norwood Central Station from Wednesday, March 29, through Tuesday, April 4.

Due to a bridge replacement project on Guild Street, parking availability may be limited at the southern section of the Lenox Street parking lot at Norwood Central Station from Wednesday, March 29, through Tuesday, April 4. Availability will meet demand as some spaces in the southern edge of the lot will be used to support the bridge replacement efforts.

Affected stops:
Norwood Central

Last Updated: 3/27/2017 6:34:43 PM

Franklin Line: Ongoing

Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until April 8, 2017.

Due to Copley Place construction being performed by the Simon Company, the Dartmouth Street underpass leading to and from the west side of Dartmouth Street at Back Bay Station will be temporarily closed until April 8, 2017.

Customers are encouraged to use the stations main entrance on the east side of Dartmouth Street during the underpass closure.

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Framingham/Worcester Line
Needham Line
Franklin Line
Providence/Stoughton Line

Last Updated: 2/10/2017 9:22:07 AM

The South Station Concourse Elevator, which operates to/from the Commuter Rail and Red Line/Silver Line levels, will be out of service through Friday, March 31 due to modernization

During this scheduled outage, please utilize South Station Elevator 926 (located on Atlantic Ave) for access to the Red Line and Silver Line.

Affected routes:
Red Line
Silver Line - SL1
Silver Line - SL2
Framingham/Worcester Line
Needham Line
Franklin Line
Fairmount Line
Providence/Stoughton Line
Middleborough/Lakeville Line
Kingston/Plymouth Line
Greenbush Line

Last Updated: 3/28/2017 11:02:58 AM

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Delay

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Cancellation

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Detour

Snow Route

Snow Route

Shuttle Bus

Shuttle Bus

Station/Stop Closure

Station/Stop Closure

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No Service

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Extra Service

Schedule Change

Schedule Change

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Access Issue

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