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September 14, 2018

Limited Service This Weekend on the Haverhill Commuter Rail Line

Train service will operate between Reading and North Station, while express buses will be provided between Haverhill and Reading Station. Neither train nor bus service will be available between North Wilmington and Lawrence Stations.

September 14, 2018

Haverhill Commuter Rail Line Will Continue to Only Operate between North Station and Reading This Evening

Due to the continued emergency situation in the Merrimack Valley, passengers bound for Haverhill or Bradford stations should take the Lowell Line to Anderson-Woburn Station to connect with shuttle buses.

September 14, 2018

Commuter Rail Service on Haverhill Line Only Operating Between North Station and Reading

This is due to the continued emergency situation in the Merrimack Valley. Busing will be available for passengers at Haverhill and Bradford stations, taking passengers to Anderson-Woburn Station on the Lowell Line.

September 13, 2018

September 17’s Joint FMCB and MassDOT Board Meeting to Begin at 11 AM

The joint meeting will begin one hour early due to a large number of agenda items to be discussed. Public comment will also be taken in 2 segments this Monday.

September 12, 2018

MBTA Launches New Platform that Offers Live Updates on Parking Info

The new Twitter account provides real-time parking information for garages at Alewife, Beverly, Braintree, Quincy Adams, Route 128, Salem, Wonderland, and Woodland.

September 6, 2018

Special $10 Weekend Commuter Rail Fare Extended through December 9

The special $10 weekend fare on the Commuter Rail, which is valid for unlimited travel through all zones on Saturdays and Sundays, will be extended to Sunday, December 9.

August 27, 2018

Stopped-Train Messaging Begins August 28 on MBTA Countdown Clocks

When a train has spent 2 minutes longer than predicted in an area of track, customers will see "Stopped X stops away" on Countdown Clocks.

August 27, 2018

MBTA Receives $20 Million Federal Grant for Positive Train Control

PTC can automatically reduce a train’s speed or even stop it to avoid a collision or derailment. It will improve safety and reduce human error on the Commuter Rail.

August 27, 2018

MBTA Schedules Public Meetings in Brookline and Newton for the Green Line D Track and Signal Replacement Project

Construction is scheduled to begin in October and continue through December 2020.

August 24, 2018

Alewife Garage Update

Alewife Garage will resume normal operating hours beginning at 5 AM on Saturday, August 25.