To learn more about what is happening at the station and with the South Station Expansion project, please read our December fact sheet. This edition features articles on how MassDOT is designing a new rail system for an expanded South Station and a profile of Linda Perlman, who leads free tours of South Station on the first Saturday of every month.
The South Station Expansion team is pleased to report that the South Station Expansion project was recognized by the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce as one of the most important initiatives needed to sustain and support the economic health of the City of Boston.
We invite you to sign up and receive e-mail updates on this and other MassDOT projects by visiting the MassDOT Customer Notification sign up page. Happy New Year!
Plan Ahead for Safe Holiday Travel! posted on Dec 22
MassDOT advises residents and visitors to travel safely during the upcoming holiday season, check our online resources, and use public transportation where possible. As always, I-90 Exit 9 connecting I-84 to Connecticut and New York experiences heavy traffic on peak holiday travel days. Drivers are …Continue Reading Plan Ahead for Safe Holiday Travel!
MBTA: Weekend Service on 3 Commuter Rail Lines Begins December 27 posted on Dec 19
The restoration of weekend Commuter Rail service on three lines will begin next Saturday, December 27. The Kingston/Plymouth and Greenbush lines will see the return of Saturday and Sunday service and the Needham Line will resume Saturday service after a two year absence. “MassDOT is …Continue Reading MBTA: Weekend Service on 3 Commuter Rail Lines Begins December 27
Fairhaven Bike Train Program Recognized posted on Dec 18
The Town of Fairhaven was recognized alongside the Massachusetts Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program by Cape Cod’s NPR station, WCAI, for their bike train program. A bike train is a fun way for elementary and middle school students to get to school while being …Continue Reading Fairhaven Bike Train Program Recognized