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Forest Hills Station Improvements

A photo of the interior of Forest Hills station, showing the clock and facing towards the upper busway. Many people are walking through the station.

We’re making improvements at Forest Hills Station, a transportation hub for riders on the Orange Line, Needham Line, and 17 different bus routes.

  • Design contract awarded: December 2020
  • Projected completion: Fall 2025
  • Status: Conceptual design

This project will improve accessibility, safety, and comfort for riders at Forest Hills Station.

Building a Better T

As part of our $8 billion, 5-year capital investment plan, we're renovating stations, modernizing fare collection systems, upgrading services for our buses, subways, and ferries, and improving the accessibility of the entire system.

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Why We're Doing This Work

We're improving station accessibility and repairing aging infrastructure to lengthen the station's lifespan.

What to Expect During This Work

This project may cause minor disruptions, but we don't expect major service delays for riders at Forest Hills.

As the design progresses, we'll be reaching out to riders, neighbors, and local officials to share details about construction impacts.

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Provide Rider Feedback

We're planning to improve accessibility and repair aging infrastructure at Forest Hills station. We welcome your feedback about the station and upcoming improvements.

Previous Project Completed in 2019

New entrance and expanded busway

In 2019, we made improvements to the Forest Hills busway and opened a new, fully accessible entrance. Riders can now access the station’s Orange Line platform from the other side of the Arborway.

Contact Us

For all questions and comments related to the Forest Hills station improvements, please contact the project team at ForestHills@mbta.com.

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Building a Better T

As part of our $8 billion, 5-year capital investment plan, we're renovating stations, modernizing fare collection systems, upgrading services for our buses, subways, and ferries, and improving the accessibility of the entire system.

Learn more

Recent Updates

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