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Red Line: Ongoing

Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will remain closed until Summer 2016 to accommodate ongoing construction for the Millennium Tower Project.

Customers desiring to enter and exit at Downtown Crossing should instead utilize entrances and exits on Summer, Chauncy, and Arch Streets.

Customers desiring elevator access should note that Elevator 891 will be closed during this construction. If exiting, travel down the concourse to use the elevator through the glass doors and to the left of the CharlieCard Store. This elevator will take you to the lobby of 101 Arch Street. If boarding, travel to 101 Arch Street. Take the elevator in the back left corner of the lobby to the concourse. Take a right to find the Oak Grove-bound platform ahead. Customers can also enter and exit the station using the Roche Bros. elevator on Summer St. (during store hours only).

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Red Line (Ashmont branch)
Red Line (Braintree branch)

Last Updated: 3/21/2016 2:38:25 PM

Braintree Station Garage: Ivory Street entrance will have one operational entrance gate beginning May 3. Use the Union Street ramp to access upper entrance.

Braintree Station Garage's Ivory Street entrance will have one entrance gate operational beginning Tuesday, May3. Patrons are encouraged to use the Union Street ramp to access the upper entrance in order to minimize the congestion on Ivory Street and to increase garage entrance time.

Braintree Garage construction will occur in phases with one or multiple aspects of the garage affected depending on the phase.

Parking Availability:
Braintree Garage reaches capacity daily at approximately 7:30 a.m. Customers are advised to proceed to Quincy Adams or North Quincy for increased chances of locating available parking spaces Monday through Friday.

Pick Up/Drop Off Traffic Pattern:
Customers are advised to follow construction detour signs in order to access the current passenger pick up/drop off area. Customers can access the Garage and the pick up/drop off area from Union Street on the ramp from the Route 3 rotary.

Premium Parking Spaces:
All premium parkers must use the Union Street entrance on the ramp from the Route 3 rotary and follow construction signs to maneuver into premium spaces.

Accessibility:
During this phase of construction, one accessible parking space is available near the pick up/drop off area from Union Street on the ramp from the Route 3 rotary. All other accessible parking spaces continue to be

Affected routes:
Red Line
Middleborough/Lakeville Line
Kingston/Plymouth Line

Last Updated: 5/2/2016 1:16:51 PM

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