News and Events

It's FLU season! Shake it off!
Our LMA neighbors Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center take flu season very seriously, but not without a little fun, too. See their "get vacinnated" promotional video here - and remember to wash your hands!
Shuttle Information for Monday - Columbus Day
On Monday October 12th there will be NO M2 and LANDMARK shuttle service. 
Hundreds attend CommuteFest 2105 for Information and Prizes
Last month MASCO hosted its annual CommuteFest, a free event for all in the LMA to learn new and different ways to commute, all while enjoying free music and yummy eats from local food trucks.
Wheelock Family Theatre Offers Discounts to MASCO Members
The Longwood Medical and Academic area is home to many cultural delights of Boston including the Isabella Steward Gardner Museum and the Emerald Necklace. 
What's Happening with the Muddy Restoration and the Traffic at Brookline and Park Drive?
The major project components of the The Muddy River Flood Risk Management (FRM) & Environmental Restoration involve the installation of a 10-foot by 24-foot box culvert under the Riverway roadway, the installation of 10-foot by 24-foot...
Save Lives! GIVE BLOOD!
The DFCI/BWH Blood Mobile will be parked at the corner of Pilgrim Road and Joslin Place on Wednesday, September 16th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Blood collected at the drive will benefit patients at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Wom...
Preparation and Training is Crucial to Emergency Preparedness and Security in the LMA
The LMA-wide Emergency Preparedness and Security Committees meet regularly to share information, assess vulnerabilities in the area and stay prepared for whatever may occur.  This month's combined meeting will focus on a Boston Area Threat A...
MASCO and Members Partner to Make Streets Safer and Crosswalks Clearer
With more than 110,000 people hustling and bustling through the LMA on any given weekday, the need for clear street signs and well-defined crosswalks is more important than ever.
Mark your calendar and Save the Date for the third annual COMMUTEFEST celebration in the LMA.
Preparation is key to responding to weather emergency in the LMA
After days of rain and gale force winds, parts of the Longwood Medical Area are under water, cellular service is non-existent, hospitals are running on generators and supplies are at an all-time low. College dormitories have been evacuated and the MB...
Boston Children's Hospital and Dana-Farber - Best in the Country
We are so pleased to congratulate our member institutions Boston Children's Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute! BCH has once again ranked as the best children's hospital in the country by U.S. News and World Report and Dana-Farber...
Mass Art Open Galleries Feature Alumni Work
Next week, Mass Art will host "Above the Fold" - the third biennial juried alumni exhibition.
Dump the Pump and Tell us What You Think!
Dump the Pump (for Transit!) on Thursday, June 18 Are you driving to work but thinking (even remotely) about making a change? Then you can Dump the Pump on June 18, and let CommuteWorks pay your full round-trip fare for any public or private train, b...
It's Time to Tell the MBTA What You Think!
We've all got our opinions about the T; what's wrong, how it can approve, and what new service lines we need. So, here's your opportunity! MASCO will be meeting with representatives from the MBTA next week to discuss service issues affect...
Harvard Commencement Activities TOMORROW
Harvard Commencement is TOMORROW and here's what it means to your shuttle service: There will be regular M2 service on May 28 & May 29, 2015 - No charge on both days.
Bike Month and MASCO's Annual Bike Breakfast WEDNESDAY
Did you know that Massachusetts is the fourth friendliest state to bikes in all of the US? See rankings here.
New Cut Vans (mini-shuttles) Rolling Through the LMA!
Today, the first of MASCO's seven new cut vans began transporting commuters on the M6 shuttle. By the end of the month, the remaining six vans will be in service, replacing an older fleet of vans.  "We are all very pleased that by the e...
Ride MASCO Shuttles? Tell Us What You Think!
At this time each year, MASCO asks its shuttle riders to answer a few questions about our shuttle service, and participants are entered into a raffle to win Red Sox tickets. Please take the time to tell us about your shuttle use and experience. http:...
HUBWAY is Back!
The Hubway Bicycle System is full operational system-wide as of today, April 17th.  Click here for a full list of available stations, docks and bikes.     Popout...
Boston Marathon, Red Sox Game and Shuttles in the LMA
Marathon Monday is a busy day for the Fenway and Kenmore Areas and the LMA. Here's everything you need to know about MASCO's shuttle service for Monday, April 20th. The regular Fenway Midday service will be replaced by a Red Sox Midday servic...

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