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October 17, 2019

Updated: Building A Better T: Third of 6 Weekend Orange Line Diversions Starts Friday Night

This suspension of Orange Line service is part of the 2019 Capital Acceleration Plan, which allows the MBTA to expedite upgrades to core infrastructure and to perform maintenance activities.

October 17, 2019

Weekday Service Pilot Between Boston and Foxboro Begins October 21

This one-year service pilot offers 10 round-trip weekday trains between Foxboro and Boston via the Fairmount and Franklin Lines. The service and reverse commute fare begin the same day fall/winter Commuter Rail schedules take effect.

October 10, 2019

Building A Better T: Second of 6 Weekend Orange Line Diversions Starts Friday Night

The suspensions in service are part of the MBTA’s 2019 Capital Acceleration Plan, which allow the MBTA to expedite upgrades to core infrastructure and to perform maintenance activities.

October 9, 2019

Washington Street Bridge/Underpass in Somerville to Remain Closed through The Winter

This schedule change for the Washington Street Bridge/Underpass will extend the closure through the winter but will accelerate the permanent reopening of the underpass by 5 months.

October 9, 2019

City of Everett Joins MBTA Youth Pass Program

The Youth Pass program helps to provide affordable transit access for low-income young people. Youth Passes are now being distributed from the Edward G. Connolly Center in Everett.

October 1, 2019

Building A Better T: Orange Line Service Suspended from Sullivan Square to Tufts Medical Center during 6 Weekends beginning October 4

Work taking place on the Orange Line as part of the 2019 Capital Acceleration Plan during these 6 weekends includes improvements at Downtown Crossing, Haymarket, and State.

September 25, 2019

Completion of Red Line Signal Repairs

The completion of all signal repairs has resulted in the restoration of regularly scheduled Red Line service.

September 23, 2019

FMCB Approves the Procurement of 80 New Commuter Rail Bi-Level Coaches

Today the FMCB awarded a $278.5 million contract to Hyundai-Rotem for the procurement of 80 new Commuter Rail Bi-Level Coaches.

September 23, 2019

Winthrop Partners with MBTA to Increase Access to CharlieCards

Under the initiative, free no-balance CharlieCards are available at the Winthrop Public Library located at 2 Metcalf Square, Winthrop, MA 02152.

September 20, 2019

MBTA, Keolis, and Transit Police to Partner with Massachusetts Operation Lifesaver to Raise Awareness during Third Annual Rail Safety Week

Today, GM Poftak, Transit Police Chief Green, and others kicked off the third annual Rail Safety Week developed by Operation Lifesaver. The MBTA, Keolis, TPD, and others will participate in educational initiatives in support of the campaign.