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Starting Monday: Elevator 876 CHINATOWN - Oak Grove-bound platform to Washington and Essex Streets is unavailable from Monday, September 22, 2014, through Tuesday, September 23, 2014, due to maintenance.

If exiting, exit the Orange Line at Tufts Medical Center Station and take the elevators to the street. At the street, cross Washington Street to take the Silver Line to Chinatown. Alternatively, if you are able, exit at Downtown Crossing and follow Washington Street one-quarter of a mile south to Boylston and Essex Streets. If boarding, use Chinatown Elevator 922 and take the Forest Hills-bound train to Tufts Medical Center. At Tufts, switch to an Oak Grove-bound train.

Last Updated: 9/16/2014 6:21:55 AM

Monday: Elevator 853 BACK BAY - Orange Line platform to the lobby is unavailable on Monday, September 22, 2014, due to maintenance.

A shuttle will be provided between Back Bay and Mass. Ave. Stations. If exiting, exit the Orange Line at Mass. Ave. and see station personnel or use the call box to request the shuttle. If boarding, see station personnel or use the call box at Back Bay to request the shuttle.

Last Updated: 9/17/2014 6:24:19 AM

Starting September 24: Elevator 846 JACKSON SQUARE - Orange Line platform to the lobby is unavailable from Wednesday, September 24, 2014, through Thursday, September 25, 2014, due to maintenance.

A shuttle will be provided between Jackson Square and Stony Brook Stations. If exiting, exit the Orange Line at Stony Brook and see station personnel or use the call box to request the shuttle. If boarding, see station personnel or use the call box at Jackson Square to request the shuttle.

Last Updated: 9/16/2014 6:23:37 AM

September 25: Elevator 858 TUFTS - Oak Grove-bound platform to the lobby is unavailable on Thursday, September 25, 2014, due to maintenance.

A shuttle will be provided between Tufts Medical Center and Back Bay. If exiting, exit the Orange Line at Back Bay and see station personnel or use the call box to request the shuttle. If boarding, see station personnel or use the call box at Tufts Medical Center to request the shuttle. Alternatively, use Tufts Medical Center Elevator 859 to board a Forest Hills-bound train. At Back Bay, switch to an Oak Grove-bound train.

Last Updated: 9/16/2014 6:28:34 AM

September 26: Elevator 852 MASS AVE - Orange Line platform to the lobby is unavailable on Friday, September 26, 2014, due to maintenance.

A shuttle will be provided between Mass. Ave. and Back Bay Stations. If exiting, exit the Orange Line at Back Bay and see station personnel or use the call box to request the shuttle. If boarding, see station personnel or use the call box at Mass. Ave. to request the shuttle.

Last Updated: 9/15/2014 6:09:38 AM

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