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Wollaston Station Improvements

Updated on January 31, 2019

Red Line train departing from Wollaston Station during the day

About the Project

Timeline: 2017 – 2020
Status: Construction

Major accessibility improvements, state-of-the-art safety features, and parking lot site improvements are some of the enhancements to be made during the project renovating Wollaston Station as part of the $911 million investment committed to improve the South Side Red Line.

Currently the only non ADA-accessible station on the Red Line, Wollaston will be transformed into a modern, fully accessible facility, making the entirety of the Red Line 100% accessible.

Rendering of planned improvements to Wollaston Station, as viewed from the parking lot
Rendering of planned improvements to Wollaston Station, as viewed from Brook Street

New features and upgrades to the station include 3 brand new elevators, 2 new escalators, and additional customer paths to/from the new station, including 2 additional stairways, new bathrooms, and energy efficient lighting. New electrical, fire protection, security, flooding mitigation, and site utility upgrades will also occur to support the accessible improvements. The estimated construction value of the Wollaston Station Improvements is $33 million.

Service Alerts

Yankee bus shuttle during Wollaston's renovation

Wollaston Station is closed for renovation from January 8, 2018 to summer 2019. Bus shuttles replace train service.

See how the Wollaston Station closure affects your trip

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Updates

February 18, 2019

Some shuttles phased out

Trains will share one track between North Quincy and Quincy Center as needed during off-peak hours.

February 18, 2019

How the Wollaston Station Closure Affects Your Trip

On January 8, Wollaston Station on the Red Line closed to undergo improvements to make it a fully accessible, modern, and code-compliant station. Bus shuttle service is running.

February 14, 2019

Wollaston Construction Activities

Learn about lane restrictions due to construction, plus what work is being done at Wollaston Station.

January 23, 2019

Construction Photos (January 2019)

See photos documenting progress at Wollaston Station.

December 20, 2018

Construction Photos (November 2018)

See photos documenting progress at Wollaston Station.

November 15, 2018

Construction Photos (October 2018)

See photos documenting progress at Wollaston Station.

October 17, 2018

Construction Photos (September 2018)

See photos documenting progress at Wollaston Station.

October 3, 2018

Construction Photos (August 2018)

See photos documenting progress at Wollaston Station.

September 13, 2018

Parking Relocation During Wollaston Station Construction

Starting on Monday, September 17 and for approximately 1 month, commuter parking will be restricted to a temporary parking area.

September 7, 2018

Construction Photos (July 2018)

See photos documenting progress at Wollaston station.

Contact Information

For all queries and comments related to Wollaston Station Improvements, please contact:

MBTA Customer Support