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Orange Line: Upcoming

January 28-29: Buses replacing Orange Line service between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations on January 28 - 29 from start to end of service.

Due to the MassDOT Woods Memorial Project, buses will replace Orange Line trains between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations in both directions from start to end of service on Saturday, January 28, 2017 and Sunday, January 29, 2017.

Regular Orange Line train service will resume at the start of service on Monday, January 30, 2017. All shuttle bus stops are accessible for persons with disabilities.

Shuttling the following stops:
Oak Grove
Malden Center
Wellington

Last Updated: 1/3/2017 11:07:43 AM

Starting January 30: The Red Line North Passageway at Downtown Crossing Station will be out of service beginning Monday, January 30 through Sunday, February 5, due to construction.

The Red Line North Passageway, which connects the Orange Line - Oak Grove platform and Red Line - Alewife platform, will be temporarily closed to allow for the construction of a new elevator.
Please see station personnel and follow station detour signage for alternate routes between the Red Line and Orange Line during this temporary closure.

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Red Line

Last Updated: 1/18/2017 9:51:04 AM

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Orange Line: Ongoing

Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will remain closed until February 28, 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 February 28, 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: 12/12/2016 6:32:33 PM

Pedestrian access to North Station will be through Legends Way beginning Saturday, October 22, through February 2017, due to the Hub on Causeway Project

The new path of travel will be along a protected path along Legends Way and across Causeway Street to the station entrances along Haverhill Street. The path will include a barrier and kick-plate for blind and low vision passengers.

Last Updated: 10/21/2016 3:31:00 PM

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