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Red Line: Current

The pedestrian bridge at the Braintree Parking Garage will be closed beginning Tuesday, February 21, through Summer 2020 due to construction.

For access to Braintree Station during this closure, travel down to the first floor and use the pedestrian crosswalk to enter the station at the street level.
This closure is due to the South Shore Parking Garages Improvements and Renovations Project. The pedestrian bridge will be replaced by a new garage lobby featuring elevators and stairwells.

Affected routes:
Red Line
210
230
236
Middleborough/Lakeville Line
Kingston/Plymouth Line

Last Updated: 2/16/2017 12:05:13 PM

Red Line: Upcoming

Starting Saturday: Buses will replace Red Line service between Harvard and Alewife Stations during the weekends of March 4 - 5 & 11 - 12 from start to end of service.

Due to the Floating Slab Project, buses will replace Red Line trains between Harvard and Alewife Stations in both directions from start to end of service on the following weekends:

- Saturday, March 4, 2017 and Sunday, March 5, 2017
- Saturday, March 11, 2017 and Sunday, March 12, 2017

Regular Red Line train service will resume at the start of service on the following Monday.
All shuttle bus stops are accessible for persons with disabilities.

Shuttling the following stops:
Alewife
Davis
Porter

Last Updated: 2/21/2017 1:24:49 PM

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March 25-26: Buses replacing Red Line service between Braintree & Quincy Adams Stations and JFK/UMass & Ashmont Stations on March 25 & 26 from start to end of service.

Due to the Winter Resiliency Improvement Program, buses will replace Red Line Braintree branch service between Braintree and Quincy Adams and Ashmont branch service between Ashmont and JFK/UMass in both directions from start to end of service on from start to end of service on Saturday, March 25 and Sunday, March 26.

Regular Red Line train service will resume at the start of service on the following Monday.

All shuttle bus stops are accessible for persons with disabilities.

Shuttling the following Braintree branch stops:
Quincy Adams (busway)
Braintree (busway)

Shuttling the following Ashmont branch stops:
JFK/Umass (busway)
Savin Hill (Connect to shuttle bus service at Dorchester Ave @ Savin Hill Ave)
Fields Corner (busway)
Shawmut (Connect to shuttle bus service at Dorchester Ave @ Centre St)
Ashmont (busway)

Last Updated: 2/21/2017 1:29:24 PM

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Red Line: Ongoing

The South Station Concourse Elevator, which operates to/from the Commuter Rail and Red Line/Silver Line levels, will be out of service through Monday, March 27, 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

Last Updated: 2/20/2017 7:08:19 AM

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