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Buses to replace trains on part of Red Line each weekend through December

Posted by Matt Rocheleau  October 16, 2013 10:00 AM

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Buses will replace train service on a portion of the Red Line each weekend through the end of December, according to the MBTA.

On Saturday, Oct. 19 and Sunday, Oct. 20, buses will replace service between Broadway and JFK/UMass station, the T’s website said.

On Oct. 26 and 27, Nov. 2 and 3, buses will replace service between Kendall/MIT and Park Street stations.

From 9 p.m. Nov. 8 through Nov. 10, buses will replace service between JFK/UMass and Ashmont stations.

On Nov. 16 and 17, buses will replace service between JFK/UMass and North Quincy stations.

On Nov. 23 and 24, buses will replace service between Kendall/MIT and Park Street stations.

And, on Dec. 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 and 22, buses will replace service between Broadway and JFK/UMass stations.

The shuttles, which are accessible for people with disabilities, will stop outside all stations in between.

The diversions have been scheduled so work can be done on the Columbia Junction Project, the Clayton Street Bridge Project, and the Longfellow Bridge Project, officials said.

For more information, contact the MBTA customer communications department at 617-222-3200, TTY: 617-222-5146.

Note: This story was updated at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16 to update the list of scheduled diversions.

E-mail Matt Rocheleau at mjrochele@gmail.com.
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