Building for South Attleboro train station to start this fall


The MBTA shares a making of the South Attleboro station.

SOUTH ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WLNE)– Building for the South Attleboro Commuter Rail train station is set to start this fall.

The Massachusetts Bay Transport Authority formerly stated that the station does not imply availability requirements. The station likewise briefly suspended service in 2015 since the pedestrian bridge required a complete replacement.

With almost $7 million worth of enhancements being evaluated, the MBTA is actively working to get building financing for the remodellings of the South Attleboro station.

” When the work is total, the freshly updated South Attleboro station will be completely available, offering much better bus and pedestrian connections,” according to the MBTA. “In addition to brand-new top-level and available platforms in addition to 3 brand-new elevators, 3 brand-new bus bays will be contributed to the station in order to support service in between Attleboro, Taunton, and parts of Rhode Island. “

Building for the pedestrian bridge will occur overnight so that train service isn’t impacted throughout the day, according to the MBTA.

” We’re delighted to see these upcoming station upgrades reach 100% style and eagerly anticipate getting the essential building financing to make these important repair work and crucial availability enhancements at South Attleboro so that we can return Commuter Rail service to the station,” stated MBTA General Supervisor Steve Poftak.