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Monthly Archives: September 2009

MassHighway Debuts Live Traffic Cams Posted on Sep 3

MassHighway Debuts Live Traffic Cams

In time for the Labor Day weekend, Transportation Secretary James A. Aloisi, Jr. today announced MassHighway's 70 live traffic cameras are now available for public viewing on the agency's 511 website. MassPike unveiled its live traffic cameras on its E-Traveler website before Memorial Day.  MassHighway live cameras show   …Continue Reading MassHighway Debuts Live Traffic Cams

MBTA Moves Toward “Cleaner” Locomotives Posted on Sep 2

MBTA Moves Toward "Cleaner" Locomotives

The MBTA today took the first steps to purchase up to 20 new, more reliable and environmentally cleaner diesel electric passenger locomotives. The Request for Proposals launched as part of the procurement process would replace the oldest and least environmentally friendly vehicles.   The T commuter rail fleet consists of   …Continue Reading MBTA Moves Toward “Cleaner” Locomotives

Sign Up for FAST LANE This Week Posted on Sep 2

Sign Up for FAST LANE This Week

Sign up this week to receive a free FAST LANE transponder at the following MassPike Plaza stops: Today, Wednesday, September 02,  Masspike Framingham Service Plaza, 10AM- 2PM Thursday, September 03, Masspike Westborough Service Plaza, 10AM-2PM Friday, September 04, Masspike West Charlton Service Plaza and East Charlton Service Plaza, 10AM-2PM.  To save   …Continue Reading Sign Up for FAST LANE This Week

A Day on MBTA in Five Minutes Posted on Sep 1

A day on the MBTA in less than five minutes video was developed following the release to the public last month by the Executive Office of Transportation of the public detailed scheduling and geographic data the MBTA submitted for use in the Google Transit Trip Planner.  The MBTA made this data   …Continue Reading A Day on MBTA in Five Minutes