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Blue Hill Avenue Station

Updated on May 3, 2018

About the Project

Timeline: 2017-2019
Status: Construction

Construction on a new Commuter Rail station in Mattapan, located between Blue Hill Avenue and Cummins Highway, will be complete in 2019.

Project Features: 

  • A new 800-foot long high-level platform for accessible boarding 
  • Platform access from Cummins Highway and Blue Hill Avenue overpasses 
  • Passenger shelters, canopies, benches, and windscreens
  • A new train approach warning system
  • Wayfinding and service messaging signage
  • New video surveillance equipment, public telephones, and emergency call boxes
  • Ramps and sloped walkways, and tactile warning strips at the platform edge


  • Better Commuter Rail service for the Mattapan neighborhood
  • More accessible commute options on the Fairmount Commuter Rail line

Service Alerts

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Featured Photos


May 3, 2018

Fairmount Line Weekend Bus Shuttles

Due to Blue Hill Ave Station construction, bus shuttles will replace Commuter Rail service between Readville and Morton St on weekends, May 5-20, 2018.

Contact Information

For all queries and comments related to Blue Hill Avenue Station, please contact:

Desiree Patrice, Project Manager