Monday, October 26, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm in the auditorium at The Shriners Hospital, 51 Blossom St., Boston.
The proposed Red Line/Blue Line Connector would link the only two lines that do not intersect in the MBTA’s rapid transit system. The Blue Line runs from Bowdoin Station in downtown Boston to Wonderland Station in Revere, a distance of approximately seven miles.
The project will look at options for extending the Blue Line approximately 1,500 feet to make a connection with the Charles/MGH Station on the Red Line. Alternatives for the project are under investigation and include options with the existing Bowdoin Station eliminated or reconfigured. Construction options will also be discussed.
The Connector will be the subject of a Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) in 2010. Learn more.
MBTA Video: Watch Concord Bridge Roll into Place! posted on Oct 6
As part of the ongoing rehabilitation of the Fitchburg Commuter Rail Line, the MBTA replaced the railroad bridge over Route 62/Main Street in Concord with a new bridge rolled into place during one weekend at the end of August. Crews prepared foundations for the new …Continue Reading MBTA Video: Watch Concord Bridge Roll into Place!
MBTA Purchases Dozens of New, High Capacity Buses posted on Oct 6
The MBTA’s Fiscal and Management Control Board has approved the purchase of 44, sixty-foot long buses for the Silver Line and other high volume bus routes. The diesel hybrid buses will replace the existing CNG-powered buses that began serving the Silver Line in 2003. The …Continue Reading MBTA Purchases Dozens of New, High Capacity Buses
MBTA Green Line to Activate Additional Countdown Signs posted on Oct 6
The MBTA announced today that the Green Line will activate additional countdown signs this week at Copley, Arlington, Boylston, Park, Haymarket and North Stations. “These signs provide important information that significantly enhances our customers’ commuting experience,” said MBTA General Manager Frank DePaola. “The oldest subway …Continue Reading MBTA Green Line to Activate Additional Countdown Signs