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Monthly Archives: June 2009

Turnpike: FAST LANE Transponder Use Jumps Posted on Jun 2

Turnpike: FAST LANE Transponder Use Jumps

Turnpike motorists by the tens of thousands are skipping the cash lane for the FAST LANE by picking up a free transponder. Electronic transactions rose dramatically and cash transactions dropped on the Turnpike during the four-day 2009 Memorial Day weekend compared to last year.  The facts: During the 2009 Memorial  Day   …Continue Reading Turnpike: FAST LANE Transponder Use Jumps

MassHighway Project: Newton Commonwealth Avenue Posted on Jun 2

MassHighway Project: Newton Commonwealth Avenue

   The Patrick-Murray Administration and Transportation Secretary James Aloisi, Jr. today announced a MassHighway road reconstruction project on a portion of Commonwealth Avenue (Route 30) in Newton.  The $5.7 million project involves the reconstruction of Commonwealth Avenue from west of Grant Avenue to the Boston city line. The work   …Continue Reading MassHighway Project: Newton Commonwealth Avenue

MBTA: Arlington Station Accessibility Posted on Jun 1

MBTA: Arlington Station Accessibility

  Transportation Secretary James Aloisi joined MBTA General Manager Dan Grabauskas to celebrate the modernization of the Green Line's Arlington Station, now fully accessible and in compliance with the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) following $22.7 million in upgrades.   Arlington Station has three new elevators, new head-houses   …Continue Reading MBTA: Arlington Station Accessibility