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December 2, 2023

Keolis North Pole Express Train Transports Children to Visit Santa Claus

Local officials joined more than 1,000 children and families for sing-alongs and readings of the holiday classic “The Polar Express."

November 21, 2023

MBTA Successfully Completes Expedited Critical Track Work on Red Line between JFK/UMass and Park Street, Removes Nine Speed Restrictions

“Each step we take to repair our infrastructure is the building block for rebuilding public trust and restoring the level of service that the public deserves," said MBTA General Manager and CEO Phillip Eng.

November 17, 2023

Commuter Rail Ridership Reaches New Post-Pandemic Peak, Exceeds 90% of Pre-COVID Levels

Ridership totals were bolstered by Halloween travel to Salem and Fairmount Line ridership boosted during the Red Line Ashmont Branch and Mattapan Line closure.

November 16, 2023

MBTA Aims to Boost Officer Retention with New Police Association Contract

Prioritizing frontline workers, the agreement invests in the Transit force responsible for keeping riders safe.

November 16, 2023

MBTA Releases Capital Needs Assessment and Inventory

The CNAI is an MBTA-led analysis conducted every 3-4 years to inventory the MBTA’s assets, understand the overall condition of the transit system, and identify assets that are not in a State of Good Repair in order to determine the level of investment needed to support the existing network.

November 16, 2023

December Service Changes Will Allow Crews to Continue Improvement Work Across MBTA System

GLX work begins at the end of November.

November 9, 2023

MBTA Announces Ambitious Track Improvement Program to Eliminate All Speed Restrictions by End of 2024

This program to fix tracks will deliver safe and reliable service for riders. The MBTA will also host public open houses across communities to engage riders and the public.

November 7, 2023

MBTA to Launch Improved Web Interface for MyCharlie Users

The MBTA will retire the soon-to-be former MyCharlie site to improve the user experience.

November 1, 2023

Newburyport/Rockport Line Achieves Highest Weekend Ridership and Best October On-time Performance Ever during City of Salem's Haunted Happenings

Overall ridership on the Newburyport/Rockport Line exceeded 400,000 for the month of October. Approximately 21,000 people rode the Newburyport/Rockport Line on Halloween.

October 30, 2023

MBTA Successfully Completes Expedited Critical Track Work on Red Line Ashmont Branch and Mattapan Line, Removes All Speed Restrictions

Train service today resumed following the 16-day shutdown of the Ashmont Branch and Mattapan Line.