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Monthly Archives: September 2013

E-ZPass: October Transponder Sign Ups Posted on Sep 29

E-ZPass: October Transponder Sign Ups

MassDOT has scheduled upcoming E-ZPass sign up sessions with the return of private passenger vehicle toll collection on the Massachusetts Turnpike beginning on October 15 between Interchanges 1 and 6. The E-ZPass Street Team will be enrolling new customers in the E-ZPass program throughout the   …Continue Reading E-ZPass: October Transponder Sign Ups

RMV Special Plate: Celtics, Children’s Hospital Posted on Sep 28

RMV Special Plate: Celtics, Children’s Hospital

September 2013 marks the 10th Anniversary of the Registry of Motor Vehicles Special Plate program, established by the legislature as an opportunity for charitable organizations to raise funds through a dedicated license plate. In recognition of the anniversary, the MassDOT blog is sharing the story   …Continue Reading RMV Special Plate: Celtics, Children’s Hospital

Casey Overpass Repairs Closure: October 5-6 Posted on Sep 27

Casey Overpass Repairs Closure: October 5-6

The Casey Overpass, which carries Route 203/Arborway over Washington and New Washington streets in Forest Hills, will be closed for two consecutive days on Saturday, Oct. 5, and Sunday, Oct. 6, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. MassDOT crews will perform emergency   …Continue Reading Casey Overpass Repairs Closure: October 5-6

RMV Special Plate: Fallen Firefighters Posted on Sep 27

RMV Special Plate: Fallen Firefighters

September 2013 marks the 10th Anniversary of the Registry of Motor Vehicles Special Plate program, established by the legislature as an opportunity for charitable organizations to raise funds through a dedicated license plate. In recognition of the anniversary, the MassDOT blog is sharing the story   …Continue Reading RMV Special Plate: Fallen Firefighters

BusPlus+ Program: Boost Regional Transit Posted on Sep 26

BusPlus+ Program: Boost Regional Transit

MassDOT today announced formation of the new BusPlus+ program to increase intercity and commuter transportation options available across the Commonwealth and all of New England. BusPlus+ is a public/private partnership in which MassDOT provides new commuter buses to private for-profit bus companies.  The companies in   …Continue Reading BusPlus+ Program: Boost Regional Transit

2013 Car Free Week Success Posted on Sep 26

2013 Car Free Week Success

A special thanks to everyone who helped to make Massachusetts Car-Free Week 2013 a big success!  Throughout the Commonwealth, commuters have reduced 35,197 car trips and saved over $270,000 dollars in one week!  Below is a photo from a MassRIDES worksite partner event. MassRIDES is   …Continue Reading 2013 Car Free Week Success

RMV Special Plate: Red Sox/Jimmy Fund Posted on Sep 26

RMV Special Plate: Red Sox/Jimmy Fund

September 2013 is the 10th Anniversary of the Registry of Motor Vehicles Special Plate program, established by the legislature as an opportunity for charitable organizations to raise funds through a dedicated license plate. In recognition of the anniversary, the MassDOT blog is sharing the story   …Continue Reading RMV Special Plate: Red Sox/Jimmy Fund

RMV Special Plate: Cure Breast Cancer Posted on Sep 25

RMV Special Plate: Cure Breast Cancer

September 2013 marks the 10th Anniversary of the Registry of Motor Vehicles Special Plate program, established by the legislature as an opportunity for charitable organizations to raise funds through a dedicated license plate. In recognition of the anniversary, the MassDOT blog is sharing the story   …Continue Reading RMV Special Plate: Cure Breast Cancer

RMV Plate: Basketball Hall of Fame Posted on Sep 24

RMV Plate: Basketball Hall of Fame

September 2013 marks the 10th Anniversary of the Registry of Motor Vehicles Special Plate program, established by the legislature as an opportunity for charitable organizations to raise funds through a dedicated license plate. In recognition of the anniversary, the MassDOT blog is sharing the story   …Continue Reading RMV Plate: Basketball Hall of Fame

Governor Patrick: South Coast Rail Next Steps Posted on Sep 23

Governor Patrick: South Coast Rail Next Steps

Governor Deval Patrick today joined MassDOT Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey to announce that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released the Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) for the South Coast Rail project. MassDOT has adopted the Corps’ document as the state-required Final   …Continue Reading Governor Patrick: South Coast Rail Next Steps