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January 2, 2019

MBTA to Resume Special $10 Weekend Commuter Rail Fare Pilot

The special $10 Commuter Rail weekend fare pilot will resume on Saturday, January 5. This special weekend fare is available from the first train on Saturday to the last train on Sunday and may be used across all zones and all lines.

December 28, 2018

New Year’s Holiday Travel Advisory

All MBTA service are free after 8 PM, Monday, December 31. Scheduled road work is shutting down at 5 AM, Friday, December 28. RMV service centers are closed Tuesday, January 1.

December 21, 2018

New MBTA Green Line Car goes into Passenger Service

The MBTA launched the first of 24 new Green Line vehicles into regular service, the first new addition to the Green Line fleet in approximately 10 years.

December 18, 2018

First Pair of MBTA Orange Line Cars Complete

Next-generation subway cars are on the way. CRRC MA in Springfield is manufacturing 404 subway cars for the MBTA, including 152 new Orange Line and 252 Red Line vehicles.

December 11, 2018

New MBTA General Manager Appointed

Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack announced today the appointment of MBTA Fiscal and Management Control Board Vice Chair Steve Poftak as the new General Manager of the MBTA.

December 5, 2018

MBTA Reaffirms Accessibility Goals with Amended Agreement

The MBTA and the Boston Center for Independent Living signed an Amended Settlement Agreement on December 4 that sets forth updated achievable goals in the MBTA’s plan to bring about a more accessible transit system.

December 4, 2018

Quincy Adams Station Entrance at Independence Avenue Reopened

On December 3, the walkway leading from Independence Avenue in Quincy to the Red Line’s Quincy Adams Station re-opened, connecting the adjacent neighborhood to faster access to the Station.

November 27, 2018

Fitchburg Train 404 Update

Following a derailment incident this morning, normal service is expected through the day.

November 13, 2018

MassDOT Issues RFP for Lynn Transit Action Plan Study

The Lynn Transit Action Plan Study will focus on strategies to enhance the quality, capacity, and reliability of public transportation for residents and local businesses in Lynn, Massachusetts. 

November 9, 2018

T launches MBTA.com/Weekend for Upcoming Weekend Work

The new page consolidates major work into one, concise location.