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Champion Officially Joins MBTA Ferry Fleet Posted on Oct 18

Champion Officially Joins MBTA Ferry Fleet

On October 18, the MBTA celebrated the upcoming addition of its brand new catamaran ferry, the Champion, with a boat christening ceremony of the new ferry by MBTA General Manager Luis Manuel Ramírez. Ramírez also met with the new vessel’s crew and MBTA ferry management   …Continue Reading Champion Officially Joins MBTA Ferry Fleet

MBTA: Needham Line Work to be Completed Ahead of Schedule Posted on Oct 17

MBTA: Needham Line Work to be Completed Ahead of Schedule

With construction crews making good progress, the MBTA announced today that the installation of federally mandated Positive Train Control (PTC) infrastructure along the Needham Commuter Rail Line will finish on Saturday, October 21, about one month earlier than scheduled. Regular Saturday Needham Line train schedules   …Continue Reading MBTA: Needham Line Work to be Completed Ahead of Schedule

Casey Arborway: MBTA Route 39 Bus Moves to Upper Busway October 14 Posted on Oct 10

Casey Arborway: MBTA Route 39 Bus Moves to Upper Busway October 14

As part of the Casey Arborway Project, the MBTA Route 39 bus will cease operating from the Route 39 loop at the northern (towards Doyle’s Café and the Monument) end of the Forest Hills Station block following the end of bus operations on Friday, October 13. Beginning   …Continue Reading Casey Arborway: MBTA Route 39 Bus Moves to Upper Busway October 14

Plan Ahead: Columbus Day Holiday Travel Posted on Oct 4

Plan Ahead: Columbus Day Holiday Travel

MassDOT is reminding members of the public to plan ahead for the upcoming Columbus Day holiday weekend, utilize the appropriate technology tools to make informed decisions on route and timing of travel, and consider public transportation if possible. “We encourage all members of the public   …Continue Reading Plan Ahead: Columbus Day Holiday Travel

MBTA: Buses to replace Red Line service between Park and Kendall/MIT Stations on Weekends beginning September 30 Posted on Sep 26

MBTA: Buses to replace Red Line service between Park and Kendall/MIT Stations on Weekends beginning September 30

To accommodate the Longfellow Bridge Rehabilitation Project, MBTA customers are reminded that shuttle buses will replace Red Line trains in both directions between Park Street and Kendall/MIT Stations with a stop at Charles/MGH Station on weekends beginning this Saturday, September 30, and continuing on most   …Continue Reading MBTA: Buses to replace Red Line service between Park and Kendall/MIT Stations on Weekends beginning September 30

MBTA: Wollaston Station Improvements Project Moves Forward Posted on Sep 25

MBTA: Wollaston Station Improvements Project Moves Forward

The MBTA is moving forward with the Wollaston Station Improvements Project with the MBTA’s Fiscal and Management Control Board earlier this summer having approved the beginning of new construction at this Red Line station. Major accessibility improvements, state-of-the-art safety features, and additional parking are some   …Continue Reading MBTA: Wollaston Station Improvements Project Moves Forward

Somerville: Sullivan Square Transportation Public Forum September 25th Posted on Sep 19

Somerville: Sullivan Square Transportation Public Forum September 25th

Do you live, work, socialize or commute in and around Sullivan Square? Are you interested in helping weigh options  for future transportation improvements in the area? Join MassDOT, the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC), and the cities of Boston, Everett, and Somerville for an interactive   …Continue Reading Somerville: Sullivan Square Transportation Public Forum September 25th

MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View Posted on Sep 15

MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View

Change your view! Exhausted from a long, stressful, and congested commuter view each weekday? Change  your view. Join the thousands of Massachusetts commuters who are opting to switch from a single occupancy vehicle to a more sustainable mode of transportation on September 22nd as part   …Continue Reading MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View

Longfellow Bridge: Weekend Closures, MBTA Red Line Impacts Begin September 29 Posted on Sep 14

Longfellow Bridge: Weekend Closures, MBTA Red Line Impacts Begin September 29

Due to the Longfellow Bridge Rehabilitation Project, shuttle buses will replace Red Line trains in both directions between Park Street and Kendall/MIT Stations, with a stop at Charles/MGH Station, on weekends beginning on Saturday, September 30, through Sunday, December 17. The bus route and stops   …Continue Reading Longfellow Bridge: Weekend Closures, MBTA Red Line Impacts Begin September 29

MBTA: New GM Ramirez Travels System on First Day Posted on Sep 12

MBTA: New GM Ramirez Travels System on First Day

Luis Manuel Ramírez today officially joined the MBTA as the new General Manager/CEO. Ramirez traveled the MBTA system including trips on the Silver Line and Route 43 bus during his first day, greeting T employees and customers and visiting Dudley and Ruggles Stations along with   …Continue Reading MBTA: New GM Ramirez Travels System on First Day