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Fairmount Line: Upcoming

This Weekend: On Saturday, 8/19, and Sunday, 8/20, all Fairmount Line trains will be bused between Readville and South Station to accommodate the replacement of an Amtrak switch.

Shuttle buses will make stops at all stations between Readville and South Station in both directions.

During this period, the MBTA will also take advantage of the suspension of service to accomplish some Positive Train Control (PTC) installations along the line.

Buses will pick up and drop off at the following locations:

South Station - On Atlantic Avenue at Summer Street
Newmarket - Newmarket Square at Massachusetts Avenue (#10 bus stop)
Uphams Corner - On Dudley Street (#15/#41 bus stop)
Four Corners / Geneva - On Washington Street (#23 bus stop)
Talbot Ave - On Talbot Avenue (#22/#45 bus stops)
Morton St - In the parking lot adjacent to the inbound (track #2) platform
Fairmount - On Fairmount Ave at the top of the ramps from the platform
Readville - In the station parking lot adjacent to the platform (track #4) or take a Franklin Line train (on track #5)

Last Updated: 8/14/2017 1:56:16 PM

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Fairmount Line: Ongoing

Starting 6/5, the last 2 weekday outbound Fairmount Line trains, 787 (10:00 pm outbound) and 789 (11:00 pm outbound) will be replaced by buses due to construction of the new Blue Hill Avenue Station.

Starting Saturday, June 3rd, major construction of the brand new, fully accessible Blue Hill Avenue Station on the Fairmount Line will take place on weekends and in the evening weekday hours for up to twenty-four months.

During this time, the last two weeknight outbound Fairmount Line trains from South Station will be replaced with dedicated shuttle buses serving all stops between South Station and Readville.

A schedule will be put into effect, effective June 3rd, to account for busing, and is available on the Fairmount Line schedule page on mbta.com.

Last Updated: 6/2/2017 8:48:22 AM

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Starting 6/3, all weekend Fairmount Line trains will be bused between Morton St. and Readville in both directions due to construction of the new Blue Hill Avenue Station.

Starting Saturday, June 3rd, major construction of the brand new, fully accessible Blue Hill Avenue Station on the Fairmount Line will take place on weekends and in the evening weekday hours for up to twenty-four months.

During this time, all weekend Fairmount Line trains will be bused between Morton Street and Readville in both directions.

A schedule will be put into effect, effective June 3rd, to account for busing, and is available on the Fairmount Line schedule page on mbta.com.

Affected stops:
Morton Street
Fairmount
Readville

Last Updated: 6/23/2017 9:39:56 AM

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Please board all weekend Fairmount Line trains on the inbound platforms at Morton Street and Talbot Ave stations.

Affected stops:
Talbot Avenue
Morton Street

Last Updated: 7/8/2017 7:30:57 AM

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