BETTER BUS NETWORK

// TRANSFORMING bus service

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The future of urban mobility in our region depends on a major rethink of how buses work. We envision a modern bus network that is more agile, legible, and reliable using nationally recognized best practices.

status: EVERETT & ROSLINDALE bus lanes/advocacy
Next Milestone: mbta public meetings


Transformative Bus Network Improvements

  • guaranteed connections

  • design a unified high frequency network

  • improve bus stop spacing and locations

  • smart intersections and integrated traffic signals

  • improve legibility of service

  • streamline terminals

  • improve the experience of on-street transfers

fixing the silver line (SL1, 2 & 3)

  • TRANSIT PRIORITY AT D STREET

  • freeing the SEAPORT MASS PIKE ON-ramp (#FREETHERAMP)

  • BUS PRIORITY ACCESS TO THE TED WILLIAMS TUNNEL

  • COORDINATED CHELSEA STREET BRIDGE RAISES


BETTER BUS Timeline

  • May 7 2018 - Boston began a bus lane pilot from Roslindale to Forest Hills
  • 2018 - Permanent inbound-peak bus lane opened on Upper Broadway in Everett
  • 2017 - Everett began a bus lane pilot on Upper Broadway

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