MBTA’s five-stop Medford branch opens Dec. 12 in latest agency estimate for green line extension

A week of events in Cambridge and Somerville, from a pie-based fundraiser to open art studios

Attend Cambridge meetings from Nov. 7-13: Garden Street traffic, bus routes and Alewife

After a month of crawling speeds on the red line, MBTA has crews fixing Central-to-Harvard rail

Attend meetings on MBTA cuts, lab buildings, housing, Memorial Drive, bike safety and more

MBTA green and orange line shutdowns begin, bringing advice on getting around without rail

Expect shuttle buses for four weeks on green line; Medford Branch opening is put off to November

Attend meetings on a city-run shuttle bus idea, Brattle Street bike lanes and preserving The Pit

Proposed bus cuts will make transit unusable

Glass panels fall on their own at Alewife T station, sign of aging closing an entrance during repairs