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August 12, 2022

Federal Funding Approved for Lynnway Multimodal Corridor Project

More than $20 million approved by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s federal Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) Grant Program.

August 12, 2022

MBTA Releases Diversion Plan Ahead of Orange Line Closure Beginning August 19

The T will complete five years of construction in 30 days.

August 5, 2022

Building A Better T: GLX Medford Branch to Open in Late November 2022; Shuttle Buses to Replace Green Line Service for Four Weeks between Government Center and Union Square beginning August 22

This shuttle bus diversion will help facilitate the opening of the Green Line Extension’s Medford Branch.

August 4, 2022

South Attleboro Station Accessibility Improvements Project Construction Work to Take Place beginning This Fall 2022

The project recently reached 100% design and demolition work on the current pedestrian bridge will begin this fall 2022.

August 3, 2022

Building A Better T: Major Orange Line Revitalization Work to Be Accelerated during 30-day Shutdown of Entire Line

“We’ve listened to our riders, and we hear them loud and clear – bold action needs to happen in order to improve the MBTA at the pace that riders deserve,” said MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak. The major revitalization work to take place on the Orange Line during this 30-day shutdown will deliver a number of projects over five years faster than originally planned.

July 27, 2022

Evening Shuttle Buses to Replace Red Line Trains between JFK/UMass and Braintree on August 1-4, August 8-11

Today the MBTA announced that shuttle buses will replace evening Red Line Braintree branch service beginning at approximately 9 PM through the end of service from Monday to Thursday for two consecutive weeks on August 1–4 and August 8–11. "As the MBTA continues to work with the FTA on safety…

July 27, 2022

Orange Line Work, Planned for Next Month, To Be Rescheduled

While the MBTA is pausing this work for now, the MBTA is exploring additional opportunities to accelerate work on the Orange Line, and will keep riders updated.

July 25, 2022

Green Line C Branch 12-Day Full-Access Closure Successfully Completed on Schedule, Delivering Improved Safety and Dependability to the Branch; Green Line E Branch Closure to Begin August 6

During the 12-day full-access closure on the C Branch, crews replaced 1,500 feet of track from St. Mary’s to Kenmore and installed wayside equipment for the Green Line Train Protection System. Beginning August 6, crews will move to the E Branch to replace 2,000 feet of track and install GLTPS wayside equipment between Longwood Avenue and Brigham Circle.

July 25, 2022

UPDATED: Lynn Station to Temporarily Close on July 25 for Upgrades and Improvements

UPDATE: Due to its important role in the community, and after working closely with the Mayor’s Office and legislative delegation, Lynn station was not closed on July 25 as was previously planned. Riders should plan travel and purchase fares as normal, but please be advised that the situation may change on short notice. The station will tentatively remain open until demolition begins in the fall. In the interim, the MBTA will increase station and infrastructure inspections. Should conditions worsen at any time, the MBTA will close the station.

July 19, 2022

Builder Selected for Critical Expansion of Red Line Maintenance Yard; Major Upgrades Will Lead to Improved Reliability and More Frequent Service

The MBTA Board of Directors today awarded a construction contract for Codman Yard Expansion and Improvements. As part of the MBTA’s Capital Programs, the Capital Transformation will make improvements to Codman Yard that will increase capacity and enhance the overall reliability and quality of service for all riders.