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Bus Lane Returns, Permanently

Front of MBTA 79 bus as it moves past stalled trafficalong the temporary bus lane demarcated with orange and white traffic cones.

A bus takes advantage of the temporary bus lane at about 7:15 AM last fall. At Thorndike Street facing Arlington Center.

Tested last fall, ratified last February, delayed several times, the AM-rush-hour bus (and bike) -only lane in East Arlington is scheduled to restart tomorrow.

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Express Bus Shortcut Is Permanent

At this hour crews are packing up after a day spent painting the new bus-priority lane on Mass. Ave. Cambridge-bound.

Man collecting traffic cones at night.

With newly painted red road surface at his feet, a worker collects traffic cones at the conclusion of the day’s work.

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