Transportation

South Station
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It Could Cost $21.5 Billon to Connect North and South Stations

It turns out $12.3 billion is a bargain—at least if you’re trying to build a link between North and South stations. According to a new […]

The green line rolls in
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Green Line Service Suspended on All Four Branches Tuesday Morning

Updated at 11:19 a.m.: At 11:09 a.m. on Tuesday, the MBTA tweeted that regular service on all four branches of the Green Line had  resumed. The […]

A new Red Line car
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A Replica of the New Red Line Trains Will Be on Display This Summer

Sure, President Trump and Kim Jong-un met in a historic summit in Singapore. Yes, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the U.S. would no longer grant […]

A two-hour parking sign
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Great News If You Love Higher Parking Fines in Boston

Attention double-parkers, meter non-feeders, and street sweeping day-forgetters: It’s about to get a lot more expensive to be you. In an effort to police bad […]

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The MBTA’s Late-Night Bus Pilot Will Start in September

Late-night buses on the MBTA are a go. The T’s oversight board voted on Monday to approve a $1.2 million pilot of a system of buses […]

The Longfellow Bridge connects Beacon Hill, Boston to Kendall Square, Cambridge across Charles River. The bridge is open since 1906 and currently carries traffic and the red subway line
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Longfellow Bridge Finally Reopens after Five Years of Construction

Roll out the red carpet, pop some champagne, and blast your favorite summertime song: It’s time for a celebration, Boston. From tasty restaurants to free […]

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Was the Green Line Struck by Lightning Last Night?

@universalhub green line in Cleveland circle during thunderstorm pic.twitter.com/09pIiqhgX5 — Pre-Weekend Jared (@jared_raymond) May 24, 2018 The MBTA is investigating after reports of sparks flying […]

Cars in gridlock
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This Is When Traffic Will Be the Worst During Memorial Day Weekend in Boston

Your cooler is packed will berries and booze. Your suitcase is stuffed with crisp, white linen. Your face is slathered with sunscreen, the only perfume […]

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The MBTA Is Offering Unlimited Commuter Rail Rides for $10 This Summer

Consider this the commuter rail’s olive branch. After a less-than stellar winter plagued by cancellations, the MBTA, in partnership with Keolis, announced on Monday it will offer […]

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What It’s Like to Descend into an Abandoned MBTA Tunnel

There’s a good chance you’re one of the hundreds of disappointed Bostonians who didn’t score a ticket into the Boston Landmark Commission’s tour of an […]

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Spotted on the MBTA: Spider-Man

You ride the MBTA long enough, you’re going to see some characters. And on Wednesday, that character was your friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. According to multiple […]

A new Orange Line train headed toward Oak Grove
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Take a Look Inside the MBTA’s New Orange Line Train Cars

Sure, you could eat a fancy steak dinner, buy a sparkly new necklace, or spend a posh night at the opera, but nothing really says […]

A ferry in the water
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Steamship Authority Reports Unprecedented Number of Mechanical-Related Ferry Cancelations

The ferry to Martha’s Vineyard is a (ship) wreck. During the first four months of the year, mechanical failures led to nearly 550 canceled trips […]

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State Regulators Are Investigating if Uber Broke the Law during the First March Nor’easter

Between rushing flood waters, widespread blackouts, and hurricane-force winds, the first of the March nor’easters was an incredibly devastating storm, and now, state regulators are investigating […]

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The First Blue Bikes Hit the Streets of Boston Today

The Blue Bikes are here. For the first time, the new-and-improved bicycles that will replace the Hubway system will be added to bike-sharing stations today, according […]