• mbta June 20, 2022 11:56 pm

    MBTA Service Cuts to Impact Tuesday Morning Commute

    T riders are bracing themselves for MBTA service cuts this summer, having to plan ahead for a longer commute. Passengers say they’re dreading the thought of spending more time waiting for the train, especially those who rely on the T to get to work.

  • mbta June 21, 2022 12:54 am

    MBTA Slashing Subway Service Along Several Routes

    Summer cuts to MBTA service will mean fewer trains and longer wait times on the Red, Orange and Blue subway lines. Starting Monday, the MBTA reduced service on those three lines to make up for staffing issues. Now the weekday schedules will resemble a weekend schedule, with longer wait times between trains. These service cuts were announced Friday, just two…

  • mbta June 19, 2022 8:53 am

    Staffing Shortages Lead to Longer Wait Times at MBTA Stations

    The MBTA has announced extended wait times at stations on the Blue, Orange and Red Line. Trains on the Blue Line are expected to arrive at stations every seven minutes compared to the previous five. The Orange Line will run every 10 minutes in the morning, and 11 minutes in the evening compared to the previous seven minutes. The most…

  • mbta June 19, 2022 7:43 am

    Longer Wait Times for the MBTA

    Due to a shortage in staff, the MBTA has been forced to lengthen the wait times for trains running on the Blue, Orange and Red Line. The longest of the newer wait times extends by five minutes for passengers boarding certain trains on the Red Line. But the time differences are enough for commuters who take the T every day...

  • mbta June 17, 2022 11:38 pm

    MBTA Slashing Service on 3 T Lines All Summer Amid MBTA Safety Probe

    Facing subway dispatcher staffing challenges, the MBTA is cutting service on the Red, Orange and Blue lines all summer starting Monday, the embattled agency said Friday. Those three lines will run on a Saturday schedule during the week — except on July 4, when there will be regular weekday service to accommodate crowds heading to and from Independence Day celebrations….

  • climate change May 20, 2022 3:57 pm

    When It Comes to Climate Change, MBTA is Being Proactive

    When it comes to climate change, the MBTA is planning for the future. The agency is looking 20 to 30 years down the road. When a big winter storm flooded the Long Wharf area in Boston in 2018, it sent water pouring into the Aquarium station along the Blue Line. Since then, the MBTA installed a system of barriers that…

  • mbta May 25, 2022 11:29 am

    MBTA Plans for Future Amid Climate Change

    When it comes to climate change, the MBTA is planning for the future.

  • mbta May 19, 2022 11:32 am

    MBTA's 18-Day Partial Blue Line Shutdown Starts Sunday

    After a string of construction derailments extended work on the line’s western end, the MBTA will kick off an 18-day shutdown of Blue Line train service on the line’s easternmost stops on Sunday, officials announced Wednesday. Shuttle buses will replace trains all day between Wonderland and Orient Heights stations from May 22 through Wednesday, June 8. Riders will be able…

  • mbta May 12, 2022 12:30 pm

    Construction Car Derailment Extends MBTA Blue Line Disruption

    Complications from a construction vehicle derailment will prompt the MBTA to keep Blue Line subway service between Maverick and Bowdoin stations suspended until Wednesday, more than a week after after the shutdown was originally expected to end. T officials announced Thursday that they will keep the diversion in place through Tuesday, May 17 and resume running trains beyond their current…

  • commuter alert May 9, 2022 10:54 pm

    Complications Extend Shutdown Of Blue Line Segment

    A 14-day shutdown of a segment of the MBTA’s Blue Line, designed to accelerate repairs, will now become a 19-day shutdown, in the process indefinitely postponing a second project eyed for later this week. MBTA officials announced Sunday evening — the day the diversion was scheduled to end — that subway service would remain suspended between the Maverick and Bowdoin…

  • Boston April 25, 2022 11:09 am

    Service Changes Begin on MBTA Blue Line

    Blue Line commuters have to rely on the shuttle, the Silver Line or the ferry for the next two weeks as repairs and improvements get underway for the Harbor Tunnel.

  • transportation April 25, 2022 6:58 am

    Service Changes Begin on Blue Line Monday

    Blue Line commuters have to rely on the shuttle, the Silver Line or the ferry for the next two weeks as repairs and improvements get underway for the Harbor Tunnel.

  • commuter alert April 25, 2022 11:31 am

    Service Changes Begin on Blue Line for MBTA's Harbor Tunnel Project

    Blue Line commuters have to rely on the shuttle, the Silver Line or the ferry for the next two weeks as repairs and improvements get underway for the Harbor Tunnel. All of the stops between Logan Airport and Bowdoin will be undergoing service changes. The interruptions start April 25 and last until May 8. The impacted T stops include Maverick,…

  • commuter alert April 24, 2022 11:44 pm

    Blue Line Service Changes Start Monday for MBTA's Harbor Tunnel Project

    Commuters planning on riding the MBTA Blue Line tomorrow may need to hop on a shuttle instead. Service interruptions are starting due to repairs and improvements planned to the Harbor Tunnel. All of the stops between Logan Airport and Bowdoin will be undergoing service changes. The interruptions start April 25 and last until May 8. The MBTA said crews will…

  • NFL March 20, 2022 1:59 am

    Why Hampus Lindholm Trade Is Huge Upgrade for Bruins

    The Bruins made a blockbuster trade Saturday to acquire top-four defenseman Hampus Lindholm. The move addresses a huge roster need and gives Boston the flexibility to make more deals before Monday’s deadline.

  • transportation March 18, 2022 6:03 am

    Shuttle Buses Replace Blue, Green Lines

    Shuttle buses are replacing sections of the Blue and Green Lines Friday morning due to power problems, according to the MBTA. On the Blue Line, shuttle buses are replacing service between Wonderland and Government Center. Commuters should expect delays, the MBTA wrote on Twitter. On the Green Line, shuttle buses will operate through the end of service. Shuttle buses are…

  • mbta March 16, 2022 6:26 am

    Delays Expected as Shuttle Buses Replace Blue Line Wednesday

    Shuttle buses are replacing the Blue Line between Airport and Government Center due to a medical emergency at Maverick, according to the MBTA. Commuters should expect delays. No further information was immediately available.

  • mbta November 13, 2021 2:28 pm

    Arrest Made After Attempted Rape at MBTA's State Street Station

    MBTA Transit Police said they have arrested a man who was wanted for an attempted rape at the State Street Station late Friday night. Police released images and video of the person on Saturday morning. Within hours, they were able to locate and arrest the suspect, Luis Salinas, 33, on an attempted rape charge. The incident took place about 10:30…

  • mbta November 3, 2021 2:37 pm

    Police Activity Delays MBTA Blue Line Trains at Logan Airport Station

    Police activity at the Logan Airport station on the MBTA Blue Line was causing delays Wednesday, the agency said. Trains were delayed by about 10 minutes, and may be idling at stations during the wait, the MBTA said. It wasn’t immediately clear what the nature of the police activity was. This breaking news story will be updated when more information…

  • mbta June 8, 2021 2:21 pm

    Connecting Boston's Red, Blue Lines Could Cost $850M, Take Nearly 10 Years

    A rail extension linking the MBTA’s Red and Blue Lines could cost $850 million and require a design and construction period of nearly a decade, according to the latest estimates unveiled Monday. In a presentation to the transit agency’s board, MBTA Chief Engineer Erik Stoothoff outlined an updated scope for the project that would feature a more than 2,000-foot tunnel underneath...

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