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All Electronic Tolling Fare Structure Public Meetings Set

All Electronic Tolling Fare Structure Public Meetings Set posted on Aug 23

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is convening public hearings on toll structure changes within I-90, (the Massachusetts Turnpike), and the Metropolitan Highway System, which includes the Boston tunnels and the Tobin Memorial Bridge. The proposed changes include changes in the toll collection gantry locations and   …Continue Reading All Electronic Tolling Fare Structure Public Meetings Set

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South Coast Rail Public Meetings Set posted on Aug 23

South Coast Rail Public Meetings Set

MassDOT and the MBTA will host a series of public meetings beginning next month on the proposed restoration of passenger rail service between the South Coast and Boston. Designers are considering a new connection making use of the existing MBTA Stoughton Commuter Rail Line. The   …Continue Reading South Coast Rail Public Meetings Set

MassDOT Moves Forward on All Electronic Tolling posted on Aug 22

MassDOT Moves Forward on All Electronic Tolling

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Board of Directors acted today to move ahead with plans to completely demolish Interstate 90 toll plazas by the end of 2017 as a milestone in the state’s progress toward All Electronic Tolling (AET) along Interstate 90 (the Massachusetts   …Continue Reading MassDOT Moves Forward on All Electronic Tolling

Longfellow Bridge: Construction Stages Combined to Save Time posted on Aug 22

Longfellow Bridge: Construction Stages Combined to Save Time

MassDOT and its contractor, White-Skanska-Consigli (WSC), are combining Stages 4 and 6 of Longfellow Bridge Project construction in August 2016 to complete the project sooner. MassDOT began the multimodal shifts to accommodate the combined stages following relocation of the Red Line trains in mid-July. All   …Continue Reading Longfellow Bridge: Construction Stages Combined to Save Time

MassDOT Announces Appointment of Leonard Fournier as Tollpayer Advocate posted on Aug 22

MassDOT Announces Appointment of Leonard Fournier as Tollpayer Advocate

MassDOT today announced the appointment of Leonard Fournier as Tollpayer Advocate. The tollpayer advocate serves without compensation and advocates on behalf of tollpayers to ensure that their interests are fully understood and considered by the MassDOT Board of Directors in its deliberations and decisions. The   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Appointment of Leonard Fournier as Tollpayer Advocate

RMV: Increased Availability of Junior Operator License Guide posted on Aug 19

RMV: Increased Availability of Junior Operator License Guide

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) announced the delivery of a newly designed guidebook to optimize the 40 hours of supervised driving that teens are required to complete under parental supervision prior to receiving their license. “We are excited to partner with Travelers Marketing,   …Continue Reading RMV: Increased Availability of Junior Operator License Guide