Green Line Project Points To Dilemmas Facing MBTA Board

Any move to scrap or significantly scale back the 4.7-mile Green Line extension could be fraught with political and even legal consequences.

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Crews working on the rail bridge in Concord (Photo credit MBTA)

MBTA Plans To Replace Concord Rail Bridge In 24 Hours

The MBTA is replacing an outdated commuter rail bridge in Concord and plans to do it all in about a day’s work.

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Bus passengers intervene in a fight between a T driver and a rider. (Image credit World Star Fights)

MBTA Bus Driver Suspended After Video Shows Fight With Passenger

The passenger, apparently upset over being asked to pay bus fare, threw her drink at the driver.


MBTA Green Line. (WBZ)

Green Line Extension Project Cost Jumps By Up To $1B

The cost to the state for the expansion was initially projected at about $2.3 billion.


Ashley Desmarias. (Image Credit: Transit Police)

Woman Avoids MBTA Fare With $2,700 In Allegedly Stolen Items

A Rehoboth woman was arrested after police say she attempted to evade MBTA fare while carrying more than $2,700 in stolen merchandise.


The North Quincy MBTA station (WBZ-TV)

Buses Replace Trains At Two Red Line Stations

Buses will replace trains between a pair of Red Line stations this weekend as crews work to prepare the MBTA rails for winter.


Boston firefighters arrive at Red Line on Friday. (WBZ-TV)

Red Line T Service Restored Following Power Issue

After contending with a power issue on Friday, the MBTA says Red Line T service has been restored and is now making stops at all stations.


Tracks at the Natick station were complete covered with flood waters. (Image Credit: Amanda Donovan)

Flooding On Natick Commuter Rail Tracks Causes Delays

Several Commuter Rail trains were delayed Friday by flooding on the tracks of the Natick Center station.


A Roxbury woman is seen on video being taken down by Transit Police officers. (Image Credit: Transit Police)

Roxbury Woman Sues MBTA Over Alleged Police Brutality

A 29-year-old Roxbury woman is suing the MBTA, claiming her civil rights were violated after she was allegedly pepper-sprayed and beaten at the Dudley Square bus stop back in March of 2014.


Commuter Rail

Hot Weather Could Delay Framingham/Worcester Commuter Rail Riders All Week

Officials are worried the rail could buckle or shift in high heat conditions.