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Green Line trolley derails at Beaconsfield; looks like Patriots fans will have to yield

The MBTA reports Green Line service no longer exists between Reservoir and Kenmore due to a trolley that couldn't stay on the tracks at Beaconsfield:

Inbound passengers can take a train to Reservoir and walk four min to Cleveland Circle to continue inbound. Shuttle buses are being put in place as well.

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There's some delicious irony in suburban and exurban Patriots fans having trouble getting downtown for the parade on the commuter rail and T when many of these same people voted to repeal the gas tax inflation measure that would have added millions to the T's bottom line.

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These are the New England Patriots, right? Why is the parade always in Boston, then? Seems like a win-win to rotate with other New England cities: Spread the love among the larger fan base; Don't inconvenience the peeps trying to get to work / school / appointments / etc. in Boston every time.

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