Traffic Factor in Commuter Train/SUV Accident That Left Woman Seriously Hurt

Photo: (credit: Anna Meiler/CBSBoston) Belmont’s increasingly congested streets appear to have played a factor leading to an early morning collision between an SUV and an MBTA commuter train at the intersection of Brighton Street and Blanchard Road that left a women critically injured at 8 a.m., Friday, Dec. 9. While MBTA Transit Police Superintendent Richard […]

Brighton Street Closed at MBTA Rail Crossing From Saturday Until Monday AM

Photo: The MBTA track crossing at Brighton Street. The reconstruct of the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority commuter rail grade crossing at Brighton Street will require a small but important segment of the road to be closed for more than 48 hours, requiring traffic to be detoured through Belmont Center, according to a press release from the […]

MBTA Suspends Commuter Rail Service at 7PM, Buses Continue to Run

The latest snow storm has officially defeated the rails. All MBTA subway and commuter rail services will be suspended at 7 p.m., according to the MBTA. The stoppage will impact the Belmont and Waverley stops on the Fitchburg commuter line. It will also effect Belmont residents who travel to and from Harvard and Alewife stations on […]