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April 8, 2019

Reminder: Washington Street Bridge Closure Begins Tonight as Green Line Extension Project Advances

The MBTA reminds the public that the Washington Street Bridge (Underpass) in East Somerville will close tonight, April 8, with a new bridge to be constructed through the fall 2020.

April 8, 2019

Patriots’ Day/Boston Marathon: Special Commuter Rail Pass and MBTA Service Information for April 15

The special $15 Marathon Pass is valid for all-day, unlimited travel on all Commuter Rail lines through all zones on April 15.

April 3, 2019

Traffic Detours in Westwood for East Street Bridge Rehabilitation Work

Beginning April 13, one-way traffic will operate along East St in Westwood due to the East St Bridge Rehabilitation Project. Lowering the roadway will begin at 6 AM on April 13 and end at 6 PM on April 20.

April 2, 2019

MBTA Announces New Mobility Share Opportunity to Increase Access to and from Transit – and around Communities

The pilot seeks to encourage and expand mobility options and increase access to public transit for current and potential transit riders.

April 1, 2019

MassDOT and the MBTA to Partner with Transportation Network Companies to Support More Wheelchair-Accessible Vehicles

The one-year pilot program begins April 1 and provides financial incentives to TNCs in an effort to increase availability of wheelchair-accessible vehicles.

March 28, 2019

MBTA Announces Yawkey Station on Framingham/Worcester Line Will Be Renamed Lansdowne

Effective Monday, April 8, Yawkey Station on the Framingham/Worcester Commuter Rail Line will be renamed Lansdowne Station.

March 26, 2019

GLX Continues on Schedule with Washington Street Bridge Closure April 8

The Washington Street Bridge (Underpass) will close on the night of April 8 with a new bridge constructed through fall 2020. The Broadway Bridge in Ball Square was closed on March 22 and successfully removed over the weekend.

March 18, 2019

FMCB Releases Focus40 Plan

Released in its final form, Focus40 is a report that establishes an objective process for advancing future capital investments with the goal of positioning the MBTA to meet the region’s needs by 2040.

March 17, 2019

MBTA Plans to Resume Blue Line Service Effective Monday Morning

With restoration efforts scheduled to continue overnight, the MBTA is currently planning to resume Blue Line service with the start of service on Monday, March 18.

March 16, 2019

MBTA to Continue Busing Between Airport and Wonderland on the Blue Line Until Further Notice

Shuttle buses will continue to replace Blue Line service while fire department activity continues near the tracks in East Boston.