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Green Line B Branch Station Consolidation

Rendering of the proposed Boston University stop

Building a Better T

As part of our $8 billion, 5-year capital investment plan, we're renovating stations, modernizing fare collection systems, upgrading services for our buses, subways, and ferries, and improving the accessibility of the entire system.

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  • Contract awarded: Winter 2019/2020
  • Projected completion: 2021
  • Budget: $29,328,818
  • Status: 100% design; construction to begin in spring 2020

As part of the Green Line Transformation (GLT), meets the following goals:

  • Addressing demand: Faster trips down Commonwealth Ave
  • Accessibility: Platforms compatible with low-floor vehicles
  • Customer experience: All-new benches, shelters, and safety features at each station

Related Projects

Side view of new Green Line car at Riverside (July 2018)

This project is one of many we're working on to ensure twice as many passengers have access to a safer, more comfortable, and more reliable Green Line by 2030.

Learn more about the Green Line Transformation

Project Features

  • The consolidation of St. Paul St and BU West stations
  • The consolidation of Babcock St and Pleasant St stations
  • Updated fare collection machines
  • Longer, 225-foot platforms for 3-car train sets
  • Accessible level boarding at both stations
  • 2 accessible exits at both stations
  • Security and reliability upgrades to trains and stations

Benefits

  • Faster, more reliable transportation along Commonwealth Avenue
  • 2 new accessible stations on the Green Line
  • Improved traffic and pedestrian safety in the Boston University neighborhood

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Contact Information

For all questions and comments related to the Green Line B Branch Station Consolidation, please contact project manager Lonny Fidalgo at lfidalgo@mbta.com.

Building a Better T

As part of our $8 billion, 5-year capital investment plan, we're renovating stations, modernizing fare collection systems, upgrading services for our buses, subways, and ferries, and improving the accessibility of the entire system.

Learn more

Related Projects

Side view of new Green Line car at Riverside (July 2018)

This project is one of many we're working on to ensure twice as many passengers have access to a safer, more comfortable, and more reliable Green Line by 2030.

Learn more about the Green Line Transformation