Other Options: Exploring transportation alternatives during Orange Line shutdown

The MBTA is hoping a newly announced $37 million contract for shuttle bus service pays off for passengers during an upcoming unprecedented shutdown of theRead More

Orange Line shutdown likely to affect students

Students are likely to take a hit from the month-long Orange Line shutdown happening during the start of school. “I am told there are variousRead More

Rider Reaction: T riders share frustration over news of 30-day Orange Line shutdown

Orange Line riders are voicing their frustrations after officials announced a 30-day shutdown of the line’s rail service on Wednesday. “Come on, you guys, getRead More

For A Major Makeover, Orange Line Going Offline For A Month

The MBTA will shut down the entire Orange Line for 30 days starting in less than three weeks, a historic and disruptive undertaking that punctuatesRead More

Orange Line passengers fed up over month-long shutdown

T riders expressed exasperation after news broke that the Orange Line would shut down for repairs for a month, with shuttle buses taking its place.Read More

MBTA shutting down Orange Line trains for a month

MBTA officials took a decisive step Wednesday toward an unprecedented, roughly month-long shutdown of the Orange Line that will upend commuting for tens of thousandsRead More

Baker expected to formally announce 30-day Orange Line shutdown for overdue maintenance

Governor Charlie Baker is expected to hold a press conference on Wednesday to formally announce the 30-day shutdown of the Orange Line for overdue maintenance.Read More

BREAKING: 30-day Orange Line shutdown coming as MBTA plans for overdue maintenance, per sources

A 30-day shutdown of the Orange Line is expected to be announced Wednesday, according to 7NEWS sources. Rail service would be replaced with shuttle busesRead More


Red Line construction equipment derails, causing shuttle buses to replace service

A piece of construction equipment derailed on the Red Line overnight, damaging its third rail and causing existing shuttle bus service to continue into theRead More

Red Line shuttle bus switches begin Monday night as MBTA continues work to meet safety mandates

Nightly service shutdowns for part of the Red Line are set to begin Monday as track work gets underway. Red Line service will be switchedRead More