Riverside Line

By - 12/8/17 - 9:29 am

The MBTA reports "minor" delays on the Riverside Line due to a flatlined trolley at Waban.

By - 11/28/17 - 12:30 pm

The MBTA is currently running shuttle buses between Newton Highlands and Cleveland Circle because a trolley on the Riverside Line, which was about to push a dead trolley onto a siding somehow snapped an overhead power line. Harry Grillo posted photos and an account of the issue.

By - 10/30/17 - 5:47 pm

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Riverside Line due to a deceased trolley at Longwood. Andy Stocker reports:

Stuck a train's length west of Longwood in the D line OB. Half hour. They say we'll move soon. Can't get off, not at platform.

By - 10/26/17 - 1:17 pm

The MBTA is reporting "moderate" delays on the D Line inbound due to a trolley that met its maker at Eliot.

By - 10/21/17 - 9:18 am

The MBTA reports it's hauled away the trolley that clutched its chest for the last time at Reservoir on the Riverside Line.

By - 10/19/17 - 4:33 pm

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the Riverside Line due to a trolley that breathed its last at Chestnut Hill.

By - 10/19/17 - 10:24 am

The MBTA reports "minor" delays on the Riverside Line due to a terminated trolley outbound at Waban.

By - 10/17/17 - 8:16 am
Longwood turkeys

Kristin Bridier spotted this pair beating it out of Brookline this morning.

By - 10/9/17 - 10:35 pm

Around 9:15 p.m., Transit Police report. The man, hit on the outbound side, was taken to a local hospital in critical condition, police say, adding that foul play is not suspected.

By - 9/27/17 - 8:41 am

Riders on the Blue Line and the Riverside branch of the Green Line had problems this morning when trains just refused to budge.

By - 8/17/17 - 1:11 pm

The MBTA says it's postponed a shutdown of the Riverside Line this weekend and will instead run trolleys as usual. Instead:

Buses will replace Green Line D branch trolleys between Reservoir and Riverside Stations in both directions next weekend, Saturday, August 26, and Sunday, August 27, as scheduled.

By - 8/8/17 - 3:21 pm

Dead trolleys are gumming up the works on the B and D lines, the MBTA reports.

By - 7/5/17 - 2:46 pm

The MBTA reports "severe" problems on the Riverside Line due to a balky switch at Reservoir.

By - 6/20/17 - 6:17 pm

"Minor" delays outbound on the Riverside Line, the MBTA advises.

By - 6/13/17 - 5:57 pm

The MBTA reports "moderate" delays on the outbound Riverside Line because of a trolley that met its maker at Brookline Village.

By - 6/6/17 - 1:56 pm

"Moderate" delays on the Riverside Line due to a trolley that met a sudden demise at Newton Centre, the T reports.

By - 5/14/17 - 2:02 pm

The T is running shuttle buses between Fenway and Riverside due to a "wire problem" at Reservoir.

By - 4/24/17 - 7:27 pm
At the Longwood Green Line stop

Ryan McAskill admired the new artwork at Longwood this afternoon.

By - 3/2/17 - 11:48 am

A tree that the wind helped convince to obey the law of gravity near Brookline Hills is causing "moderate" delays on the Riverside Line, the MBTA reports.

By - 2/8/17 - 9:03 am

A trolley switched to the Styx tracks in Brookline Village, causing what the T says are "minor" delays.