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July 1, 2021

Reminder: Weekend Service Returns to All Commuter Rail Lines July 3

Expanded service hours will provide a new weekend transit option for shift workers.

June 30, 2021

MBTA Announces Accelerated Construction to Replace 20-year-old Track and Intersections on the Green Line E Branch from August 2 through August 29

Work includes replacing rail and repaving intersections 24 hours a day/seven days a week between South Huntington Avenue and Brigham Circle Station. Enhanced Route 39 buses will replace Green Line service. The public can learn more at a virtual public meeting set for July 14 at 6 PM.

June 30, 2021

Reminder: Fare Changes Effective July 1: All Express Buses Charge Inner Express Fares, Youth Pass Validity Expansion, End of Lynn 1A Pilot, End of Quincy Center 1A Mitigation

Full details are available at mbta.com/2021FareChanges.

June 28, 2021

MBTA in Partnership with Boston, Somerville, Malden, Brookline, Revere, Lynn To Construct Nearly Five Miles of Bus Lanes and Other Transit Upgrades This Summer To Aid Pandemic Recovery Efforts and Support Economic Growth

The MBTA and its municipal partners will build new bus lanes on critical transit corridors along roadways in Boston, Somerville, Malden, Brookline, Revere, and Lynn as part of the MBTA’s Rapid Response Bus Lanes Program and MassDOT’s Shared Winter Streets and Spaces Program.

June 22, 2021

MBTA Employees Featured in United States of Technologists Campaign Highlighting Diversity in The Public Sector

CTD Product Manager for Bus Technology Ashli Molina and Transit Equity Programs Specialist Katie Kalugin were featured this month in a storytelling campaign featuring technology specialists working on critical public sector challenges.

June 15, 2021

MassDOT and MBTA Launch Survey to Understand Travel Needs of Region

Through this Bus Network Redesign survey, MassDOT and the MBTA hope to hear from riders to confirm their travel experiences.

June 15, 2021

Weekend Service Returns to All Commuter Rail Lines July 3

Expanded service hours will provide a new weekend transit option for shift workers.

June 11, 2021

5-day Flex Pass Pilot, Brockton Commuter Rail Fare Initiative Ending September 15; Unused Commuter Rail Tickets Purchased Shortly Before Pandemic Valid Until September 15

These fare initiatives will end three months after the end of the state of emergency on June 15.

June 11, 2021

MBTA Awarded the New England Environmental Business Council’s Climate Change Project of the Year

The MBTA received the prestigious 2021 EBC Award for Climate Change Project of the Year yesterday, recognizing its efforts to purchase renewable energy and reduce its carbon footprint. The MBTA worked with power supply advisor ENE and counsel KP Law to negotiate a renewable purchase that will provide benefits from 2021 through 2023.

June 3, 2021

MBTA to Provide Express Riverside-Copley Shuttle Buses for D Branch Riders Heading to Fenway Park during Upcoming Accelerated Construction

These express shuttle buses will operate from Riverside to Copley during Red Sox home games and during rush hour for the two nine-day full access closures of the D Branch from June 12 to June 20 and June 24 to July 2.