Post Content

Rapidtransitwkeybusweb-001

The MBTA today kicked off a program to replace the MBTA’s outdated system maps.  The new updated system maps are more customer-friendly, including for the first time ever connections to key bus routes to and from subway stations. 

One of Boston’s busiest stations, Government Center, below in the video, was the first to display three brand new maps: a line map identifying current stations along the Green Line replacing a sign with outdated Green Line stops; a system map showing connections to the subway and key routes; and a neighborhood map identifying places of interest in the surrounding Government Center area that has not been updated since station modernization in 1967. 

The replacement of outdated subway maps and signage throughout the subway system will continue with Orient Heights, Bowdoin and Copley Stations.  System-wide sign improvements will include:

• New key bus route maps and neighborhood maps installed at transit stations with connections to key routes.

• Smaller maps typically installed in buses and rail vehicles will be updated and replaced as needed.

• Folded system maps and bus shelter maps will be updated to reflect various changes.

• A program is under development to address outdated Commuter Rail maps including the installation of commuter rail maps at stations and major hubs and terminals.   

Visit the T website for more. 

Written By:

Recent Posts

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Winter Driving Safety Tips posted on Jan 18

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Winter Driving Safety Tips

There is no doubt that the winter months in New England can be an especially tricky time for drivers as they attempt to navigate a variety of unfavorable weather conditions. From highways and back roads to the coast and mountains, the National Highway Traffic Safety   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Winter Driving Safety Tips

MassDOT: Winter Weather Travel Update posted on Jan 16

MassDOT: Winter Weather Travel Update

MassDOT is reminding the public to plan ahead for expected winter weather Tuesday evening into Wednesday which could bring several inches of snowfall to areas across Massachusetts. “The weather forecast calls for snow to begin falling by the overnight hours, meaning that the Wednesday morning   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Winter Weather Travel Update

Chelsea: Route 1 Viaduct Design Public Hearing January 24th posted on Jan 16

Chelsea: Route 1 Viaduct Design Public Hearing January 24th

MassDOT has scheduled a Design Public Hearing for the Chelsea Route 1 Viaduct Project as follows: Wednesday, January 24, 6:30pm, Chelsea City Hall, Council Chamber, 500 Broadway. The public hearing will provide an opportunity to become fully acquainted with the proposed rehabilitation of the Chelsea   …Continue Reading Chelsea: Route 1 Viaduct Design Public Hearing January 24th