Police stopped the Red Line in both directions shortly before 9:45 p.m. because of a guy dumping things on the tracks at Broadway, including what appeared to be one of those heavy bomb-resistant trash barrels.
Police arrested the guy on a charge of malicious destruction of property.
Architect's rendering of the view from near Mattapan Square.
The MBTA board today officially designated a pair of non-profit groups to build 135 residential units - 69 marketed as affordable - on what is now an underused parking lot for the trolley station in Mattapan Square.
Preservation of Affordable Housing and Nuestra Comunidad will also include 173 parking spaces - 50 set aside for commuters - and 12,000 square feet of retail space.