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Green Line B Branch Station Consolidation

We consolidated four B Branch stops into two fully accessible, brand-new stations—Babcock Street station and Amory Street station.

  • Contract awarded: Spring 2020
  • Projected completion: November 2021
  • Budget: $29,328,818
  • Status: 100% complete

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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As part of the Green Line Transformation (GLT), this project meets the following goals:

  • Addressing demand: Faster trips down Commonwealth Ave
  • Accessibility: Raised platforms compatible with low-floor vehicles
  • Customer experience: All-new benches, shelters, and safety features at each station

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Four slices of images: 1) a construction crew working on the tracks, 2) a T employee with a safety vest and hard hat giving directions to a man in a wheelchair, 3) the exterior of a Green Line train, 4) the interior of a Green Line train, with many riders.

Green Line Transformation

This project is one of many we're working on to ensure twice as many passengers have access to a safer, more comfortable, and more reliable Green Line by 2030.

Project Features

  • The consolidation of St. Paul St and BU West stations into Amory Street station
  • The consolidation of Babcock St and Pleasant St stations into Babcock Street station
  • Longer, 225-foot platforms to accommodate the future fleet
  • Accessible boarding at both stations
  • Two accessible exits at both stations
  • Security and reliability upgrades to trains and stations

Benefits

  • Faster, more reliable transportation along Commonwealth Avenue
  • Two new accessible stations on the Green Line
  • Improved traffic and pedestrian safety in the Boston University neighborhood

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Contact Information

For all questions and comments related to the Green Line B Branch Station Consolidation, please contact GLT@mbta.com.

To report a noise complaint or issue, call the 24/7 noise hotline at 617-222-4100.

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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

Related Projects

Four slices of images: 1) a construction crew working on the tracks, 2) a T employee with a safety vest and hard hat giving directions to a man in a wheelchair, 3) the exterior of a Green Line train, 4) the interior of a Green Line train, with many riders.

Green Line Transformation

This project is one of many we're working on to ensure twice as many passengers have access to a safer, more comfortable, and more reliable Green Line by 2030.

Recent Updates

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