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Monthly Archives: September 2012

RMV Registar Highlights AAA Saturday Registry Services Posted on Sep 28

RMV Registar Highlights AAA Saturday Registry Services

MassDOT RMV Registrar Rachel Kaprielian will greet customers tomorrow morning, Saturday, September 29, as they arrive to renew licenses and registrations at the Saugus AAA branch. The visit highlights the RMV/AAA partnership that provides the only Saturday Registry services in the Commonwealth. “This program is   …Continue Reading RMV Registar Highlights AAA Saturday Registry Services

Springfield: 1st MassDOT “Your Vision Our Future” Meeting Posted on Sep 26

MassDOT will kick off a series of statewide public meetings tomorrow, Thursday, September 27, in Springfield, engaging with residents, community leaders and business owners to discuss the future of transportation in the Commonwealth. The meeting is scheduled as follows: Thursday, September 27, 6-8 pm, Springfield   …Continue Reading Springfield: 1st MassDOT “Your Vision Our Future” Meeting

Fitchburg: Rindge Road Improvements Posted on Sep 26

Fitchburg: Rindge Road Improvements

MassDOT Secretary & CEO Richard A. Davey today joined Fitchburg Mayor Lisa A. Wong, state and local officials at the $1.1 million Rindge Road Improvement Project, funded through the Small Bottleneck Grant Program. “MassDOT, on behalf of the Patrick-Murray Administration, is proud to partner with   …Continue Reading Fitchburg: Rindge Road Improvements

Scott Appointed MBTA General Manager Posted on Sep 24

Scott Appointed MBTA General Manager

The MassDOT Board of Directors today voted to appoint Beverly A. Scott as General Manager of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) and MassDOT Rail & Transit Division Administrator.  A 30-year transportation veteran, Scott will be the first female general manager of the MBTA.     …Continue Reading Scott Appointed MBTA General Manager

MassDOT Statewide Transportation Conversation Posted on Sep 21

MassDOT will kick off a series of statewide public meetings next week, engaging with residents, community leaders and business owners to discuss the future of transportation in the Commonwealth. Legislation passed in August requires the Department to host at least six public meetings in advance   …Continue Reading MassDOT Statewide Transportation Conversation

MassDOT Celebrates Bridge Opening Posted on Sep 21

MassDOT Celebrates Bridge Opening

MassDOT Highway Division Administrator Frank DePaola today joined state and local officials for the ribbon cutting ceremony and reopening of the Whipple Road Bridge that connects Wilmington and Billerica and also serves Tewksbury. The $170,000 MassDOT project rehabilitated the locally-owned bridge, which closed in March   …Continue Reading MassDOT Celebrates Bridge Opening

Safe Routes to School Program: 500 Partners Posted on Sep 20

Safe Routes to School Program: 500 Partners

MassDOT today announced that the Massachusetts Safe Routes to School Program has passed a historic milestone – the enrollment of its 500th Safe Routes Partner School. This is the first statewide Safe Routes to School Program to achieve this level of active participation. “MassDOT is   …Continue Reading Safe Routes to School Program: 500 Partners

State Rail Network Progress Posted on Sep 18

State Rail Network Progress

Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray this week released a progress report, “Transforming the Rail Network for Economic and Community Development”, describing accomplishments achieved as a result of the historic agreement with CSX Corporation. “Transportation is the enabling network of our economy – it’s about getting people   …Continue Reading State Rail Network Progress

Bourne Bridges Honor Staff Sergeant Pucino Posted on Sep 14

Bourne Bridges Honor Staff Sergeant Pucino

MassDOT Highway Division Administrator Frank DePaola today joined Senate President Therese Murray along with state and local officials and family members in Bourne for the dedication of the Staff Sergeant Matthew A. Pucino Bridges.  Governor Deval Patrick in July signed legislation designating the bridges in   …Continue Reading Bourne Bridges Honor Staff Sergeant Pucino

Weymouth: MassDOT Employee O’Donnell Honored Posted on Sep 14

Weymouth: MassDOT Employee O’Donnell Honored

MassDOT, state and local officials today joined the family of the late Stephen T. O’Donnell to dedicate a stretch of Route 53 in Weymouth the Stephen T. O’Donnell Memorial Highway. O’Donnell, a long time MassDOT employee, passed away two years ago today, September 14, 2010.    …Continue Reading Weymouth: MassDOT Employee O’Donnell Honored