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Monthly Archives: July 2010

Anderson Bridge Public Meeting Set Posted on Jul 6

Anderson Bridge Public Meeting Set

A public meeting for the proposed rehabilitation of the Anderson Memorial Bridge has been scheduled for the following time and location: Thursday, July 22, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PMDr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School Auditorium100 Putnam Avenue, Cambridge The purpose of this meeting is to   …Continue Reading Anderson Bridge Public Meeting Set

MBTA Ridership Grows Posted on Jul 6

MBTA Ridership Grows

For the first time since the fall of 2008, MBTA ridership has increased for three consecutive months, from March through May of this year.   Average weekday ridership system-wide for May 2010 increased by 3% over May of last year, totaling 1.262 million passenger trips per   …Continue Reading MBTA Ridership Grows

Governor Signs Safe Roads Bill Posted on Jul 2

Governor Deval Patrick today signed legislation that bans text-messaging for all Massachusetts drivers, prohibits junior operators from using cell phones and institutes new license renewal procedures for mature drivers, among other provisions. Under the new law which takes effect in October, any driver caught composing   …Continue Reading Governor Signs Safe Roads Bill

Paiewonsky Touts MassDOT Reform Posted on Jul 1

MassDOT Highway Division Administrator Luisa Paiewonsky describes the historic reform that led to the unified agency MassDOT in a "Two-Minute DOT Update" from AASHTO, the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.  In the video, Paiewonsky says that one year after Governor Deval Patrick   …Continue Reading Paiewonsky Touts MassDOT Reform

MassDOT Partnerships Reopen Visitors Centers Posted on Jul 1

MassDOT Partnerships Reopen Visitors Centers

The Patrick-Murray Administration today announced the reopening as of July 1 of Visitor Information Centers in Greenfield and Salisbury.  The Maria Miles Visitors Center on I-95 in Salisbury reopened permanently.  Miles is seen holding the sign at left.  The Salisbury Visitors Center will be open   …Continue Reading MassDOT Partnerships Reopen Visitors Centers