The sign went up last week: The large parking lot across from the Forest Hills T stop closes for good on Jan. 24 as workers begin preparing the site for construction of a 250-unit apartment complex. Read more.
An Orange Line train breathed its last at Wellington and even though workers got it out of sight, it's still causing "moderate" delays, the MBTA reports.
The MBTA reports "minor" delays on the Orange Line towards Forest Hills due to a non-viable train at Chinatown.
"Meanest MBTA ferry customer I have ever shared a shared a boat with," Nathan Peyton reports.
Hood Will Hunting was impressed by the way this guy had his commuter-rail pass ready for conductor inspection in the brim of his hat:
This playa right here has me wanting to trade my snapbacks in and upgrade my hat collection.
Another Red Line train has taken the siding to Valhalla, this time at Charles/MGH.
two, actually. The MBTA reports rush hour was marred on both the Red and Orange lines by trains that crossed the river Styx.
Erica Mattison reports it took her 30 minutes to get from Ashmont to Broadway.
Just 36 minutes after announcing the resumption of Red Line service after the end of the weekend's Longfellow Bridge work, the MBTA announced "minor" delays on the Red Line towards Alewife due to a train passing through the Pearly Gates at Harvard.
Also call if you have a migraine. Seen on the train, in Jamaica Plain.
Adam Castiglioni found Wedge and another Red Squadron pilot headed out this evening for a showing of the new Star Wars movie.
NorthEndWaterfront.com reports state transportation officials are looking at possible routes for a ferry that would shuttle between the downtown/North End side of the Harbor, the South Boston Waterfront and the East Boston/Charlestown side of the briny shallow. The exact routes and stops are still under study.
"Moderate" delays due to the froze-up trolley at Washington Street, the MBTA says.
MassDOT and the freight railroad CSX are battling the owner of a vacant parcel next to a currently dormant rail line behind the South Boston convention center over his proposal to lease out the space for construction companies to park their trucks there. Read more.
The T and the city coned off all the parking spaces from Roslindale Square to Forest Hills on Washington Street this morning to test out the logistics of having a dedicated bus and bike lane on the road that serves as a congested funnel for numerous bus routes serving Roslindale, West Roxbury, Hyde Park and Dedham. Read more.
Christine Poff reports:
Orange line passengers in a tizzy; waiting for train makes their hair go frizzy.
The MBTA reports "minor" delays from a desiccated Orange Line train at Stony Brook.
Sheri Ann Chang suspects these Orange Line riders didn't pay their fares.
The MBTA reports "minor" delays on the Riverside Line due to a flatlined trolley at Waban.