Buses replacing Green Line C branch service between Coolidge Corner and Cleveland Circle in both directions. A private contractor's equipment interfered with the overhead wire    
Buses replacing Green Line C branch service between Coolidge Corner and Cleveland Circle in both directions. A private contractor's equipment interfered with the overhead wire    
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Orange Line: Current

Orange Line experiencing moderate delays due to a disabled train at Assembly

Last Updated: 8/30/2016 2:40:06 PM

Orange Line: Upcoming

Starting Thursday: Beginning Thursday, September 1, the CharlieCard Store will be open Monday-Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm and will have a new transaction policy.

The CharlieCard Store is making two important changes to increase our efficiency and help us deliver better service to our customers. These changes will take effect on Thursday, September 1, 2016.

New Store Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

New Transaction Policy: The CharlieCard Store will no longer process transactions that can be completed at a fare vending machine.

Last Updated: 8/9/2016 11:59:15 AM

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Starting Saturday: All train service will board on the southbound platform at Forest Hills beginning Saturday, September 3, and continuing through December 2016, due to the Casey Overpass Project.

Affected stops:
Forest Hills

Last Updated: 8/26/2016 3:27:22 PM

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September 13-14: Buses replacing Orange Line service between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations beginning at approximately 8:45 p.m. through the end of service on September 13-14

Due to the MassDOT Woods Memorial Project, buses will replace Orange Line trains between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations in both directions beginning at approximately 8:45 p.m. through the end of service on the following dates:

- Tuesday, September 13, 2016.
- Wednesday, September 14, 2016.

Regular Orange Line train service will resume at the start of service the next day. All shuttle bus stops are accessible for persons with disabilities.

Shuttling the following stops:
Oak Grove
Malden Center
Wellington

Last Updated: 8/11/2016 10:48:18 AM

September 17-18: Buses replacing Orange Line service between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations on September 17-18 from start to end of service.

Due to the MassDOT Woods Memorial Project, buses will replace Orange Line trains between Wellington and Oak Grove Stations in both directions from start to end of service on Saturday, September 17, 2016, and Sunday, September 18, 2016.

Regular Orange Line train service will resume at the start of service on Monday, September 19, 2016. All shuttle bus stops are accessible for persons with disabilities.

Shuttling the following stops:
Oak Grove
Malden Center
Wellington

Last Updated: 8/11/2016 10:50:25 AM

Orange Line: Ongoing

Downtown Crossing: The Franklin St entrance will remain closed until Summer 2016 to accommodate ongoing construction for the Millennium Tower Project.

Customers desiring to enter and exit at Downtown Crossing should instead utilize entrances and exits on Summer, Chauncy, and Arch Streets.

Customers desiring elevator access should note that Elevator 891 will be closed during this construction. If exiting, travel down the concourse to use the elevator through the glass doors and to the left of the CharlieCard Store. This elevator will take you to the lobby of 101 Arch Street. If boarding, travel to 101 Arch Street. Take the elevator in the back left corner of the lobby to the concourse. Take a right to find the Oak Grove-bound platform ahead. Customers can also enter and exit the station using the Roche Bros. elevator on Summer St. (during store hours only).

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Red Line (Ashmont branch)
Red Line (Braintree branch)

Last Updated: 3/21/2016 2:38:25 PM

Due to the Simon Company's Copley Place construction, Back Bay Stations Dartmouth Street underpass will be closed Sunday, March 6, through December 2016.

Due to Copley Place construction being performed by the Simon Company, the Dartmouth Street underpass leading to and from the west side of Dartmouth Street at Back Bay Station will be temporarily closed from beginning Sunday, March 6, through December 2016.

Customers are encouraged to use the stations main entrance on the east side of Dartmouth Street during the underpasss closure.

Affected routes:
Orange Line
Framingham/Worcester Line
Needham Line
Franklin Line
Providence/Stoughton Line

Last Updated: 3/24/2016 9:41:51 AM

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Cancellation

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Detour

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Snow Route

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