A Salem man is facing charges for assaulting a woman on the MBTA Green Line, police said.
Residents are scared to walk on the adjacent sidewalk, and they think they know what is to blame for the crashes.
The MBTA says the closure will allow for station upgrades to make it fully accessible, safer, modern and more comfortable.
The driver in the derailment of a Green Line trolley Monday has been fired, a source told WBZ-TV Friday.
The latest appalling example of this was dug up by my colleague, who reported the MBTA had fired the driver of the Green Line trolley that derailed this week.
In 2010, the MBTA fired Sydley Gardner, the operator of the Green Line trolley that derailed near Kenmore Station Monday.
Investigators are taking a close look at performance of the trolley driver who has a lengthy driving record.
Transit Police say the derailed train has been removed from the tunnel and service on the C and D lines will resume after 5 a.m. Tuesday.
President Barack Obama has included money in his federal budget proposal for the extension of the MBTA’s Green Line.
Government Center Station will close for two years starting in March.