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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Governor Baker Announces Launch of Search for Permanent MBTA General Manager Posted on Feb 16

Governor Baker Announces Launch of Search for Permanent MBTA General Manager

Governor Charlie Baker today announced that MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack is launching the search for a permanent CEO and General Manager for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA). Governor Baker also recommended in his address before the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce, that the MBTA’s   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Announces Launch of Search for Permanent MBTA General Manager

Amesbury Riverwalk Project Public Meeting Thursday Posted on Feb 15

Amesbury Riverwalk Project Public Meeting Thursday

MassDOT has scheduled a Design Public Hearing to discuss the proposed Powwow Riverwalk Multi-use Path Project in Amesbury as follows: Amesbury Town Hall Auditorium, 62 Friend Street, Thursday, February 16, 7:00PM  The proposed project will construct a pedestrian and bicycle path along Water Street and   …Continue Reading Amesbury Riverwalk Project Public Meeting Thursday

MassRMV, AAA NE Announce License, Registration Services in Waltham Posted on Feb 15

MassRMV, AAA NE Announce License, Registration Services in Waltham

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV), in partnership with AAA Northeast (AAA), has announced the Waltham AAA Branch, located in the Wal-Lex Plaza, 856 Lexington Street, now offers select RMV license and registration services to AAA members. With the addition of   …Continue Reading MassRMV, AAA NE Announce License, Registration Services in Waltham

Governor Baker Urges Caution During Winter Storm Posted on Feb 12

Governor Baker Urges Caution During Winter Storm

Governor Charlie Baker today is urging the people of the Commonwealth to be cautious on the roadways, plan ahead for travel time and prepare for the powerful winter storm affecting much of the state this afternoon and into tomorrow morning, including potential for strong winds   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Urges Caution During Winter Storm

MassDOT, MBTA: Winter Storm Travel Links Posted on Feb 12

MassDOT, MBTA: Winter Storm Travel Links

MassDOT advises the public to monitor the weather conditions  Sunday and Monday, plan ahead, and check MassDOT and MBTA winter travel resources. The MBTA is continuing to closely monitor conditions and travelers should check T-Alerts at www.mbta.com/alerts for up-to-date service information, sign up to receive   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MBTA: Winter Storm Travel Links

MassDOT Storm Clean Continues Posted on Feb 10

MassDOT Storm Clean Continues

MassDOT advises members of the public to continue to make informed decisions today and this weekend as state and municipal efforts continue to remove snow from roads and crews look ahead to the next weather-related events this weekend. “We are pleased with the cooperation from   …Continue Reading MassDOT Storm Clean Continues

Thursday Snow Expected: Travelers Encouraged to Adjust Plans if Possible, Avoid Driving Posted on Feb 8

Thursday Snow Expected: Travelers Encouraged to Adjust Plans if Possible, Avoid Driving

MassDOT advises the public that weather forecasters are calling for a winter weather event on Thursday that could bring up to approximately 12 inches of snow to locations throughout Massachusetts. The public is strongly advised not to drive tomorrow and work from home if possible and   …Continue Reading Thursday Snow Expected: Travelers Encouraged to Adjust Plans if Possible, Avoid Driving

Focus 40 Event Set for March 15th Posted on Feb 8

Focus 40 Event Set for March 15th

The next MBTA Focus40 event has been scheduled as follows:   March 15, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM, MIT Media Lab, Building E14, 75 Amherst Street, Cambridge Since the previous event in October, the Focus40 Team has collected more than 3,000 ideas about how the   …Continue Reading Focus 40 Event Set for March 15th

MBTA Service: Patriots’ Parade, Tuesday, February 7th Posted on Feb 6

MBTA Service: Patriots' Parade, Tuesday, February 7th

The MBTA has announced its service information for the Patriots Parade on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Parade attendees are encouraged to purchase their tickets beforehand to avoid long lines – ticket checks and boarding queues will be in place throughout the afternoon and evening return   …Continue Reading MBTA Service: Patriots’ Parade, Tuesday, February 7th

New Bedford: New RMV Service Center Opens Monday Posted on Feb 3

New Bedford: New RMV Service Center Opens Monday

MassDOT has announced that on Monday, February 6, the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles New Bedford Service Center will open its new location in New Bedford, which features a customer-friendly design with a larger seating area, hundreds of public parking spaces and is fully accessible.   …Continue Reading New Bedford: New RMV Service Center Opens Monday