Orange Line experiencing delays of about 10 minutes due to a switch issue in Wellington Yard.
Earlier today in the Wellington Yard, the last car of a new Orange Line train came off the rails while traveling at a low speed over a track switch. The car has since been re-railed and our initial reports show no significant damage to the train.
Dozens of cats, appliances in the yard, mold, and oh! the smell: How one Wellington woman coped with the hoarders next door
That is officially a 69-yard fumble return by Brandon Wellington.
Special delivery! On Tuesday, one of the new Orange Line cars was shipped from Wellington Yard in Medford to our Red Line yard in South Boston. The car will be used to train operators on the new car type. Learn more at:
The train cars we toured at Wellington Yard in Medford today signal the first steps in the delivery of 152 new #OrangeLine cars into the #MBTA fleet, completely replacing the nearly 40-year-old cars in operation today.
Wellington Yard & Maintenance Facility is where the Orange Line’s cars are stored and maintained. And, in order to accommodate a whole new fleet, we’re expanding the yard, and expanding and renovating the maintenance facility. This expansion has a few different components: