MBTA broadcasts 4-week shutdown of Inexperienced Line Extension

Less than five months after a portion of the Green Line Extension began operations, the MBTA is announcing plans to close the tracks for four weeks and delay the opening of a new branch. Free shuttle buses will replace Green Line service in both directions between Government Center and Union Square from August 22 to … Read more

MBTA proclaims 4-week shutdown of Inexperienced Line Extension

Less than five months after a portion of the Green Line Extension began operations, the MBTA is announcing plans to close the tracks for four weeks and delay the opening of a new branch. Free shuttle buses will replace Green Line service in both directions between Government Center and Union Square from August 22 to … Read more

A month-long upkeep shutdown is predicted on the Orange Line on Wednesday

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is expected to announce a 30-day shutdown of the Orange Line on Wednesday to address overdue maintenance. system-wide, including addressing system-wide deferred maintenance. Gov. Gov. Charlie Baker to hold a press conference at 12:30 pm Wednesday with MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak and MassDOT secretary Jamey Tesler to discuss “accelerated … Read more

A month-long upkeep shutdown is anticipated on the Orange Line on Wednesday

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is expected to announce a 30-day shutdown of the Orange Line on Wednesday to address overdue maintenance. system-wide, including addressing system-wide deferred maintenance. Gov. Gov. Charlie Baker to hold a press conference at 12:30 pm Wednesday with MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak and MassDOT secretary Jamey Tesler to discuss “accelerated … Read more