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Monthly Archives: July 2017

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: New Steel Being Installed Posted on Jul 31

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: New Steel Being Installed

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project is on schedule: as of 11 a.m., today, Monday, crews had installed 11 of the new girders on the eastbound side of the bridge, two lanes in each direction on I-90   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: New Steel Being Installed

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project on Schedule Posted on Jul 30

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project on Schedule

MassDOT announced that the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project is on schedule: as of 2 p.m. Sunday, July 30th, two-thirds of the inbound deck demolition had been completed and all MBTA Green Line B infrastructure on the deck had been removed. For the Monday morning   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project on Schedule

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Underway Posted on Jul 29

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Underway

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has started demolishing the eastbound section of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge that spans I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) and the railroad tracks in Boston, and will continue these operations through the weekend and then remove logistics so that two lanes in each direction   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Underway

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Demolition Begins Early Saturday, July 29th Posted on Jul 28

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Demolition Begins Early Saturday, July 29th

MassDOT is proceeding on schedule with implementing the significant transportation logistics and carrying out the accelerated construction operations as part of the major project to replace the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge eastbound lanes and Green Line track deck area in Boston. “Last night, the Commonwealth Avenue   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Demolition Begins Early Saturday, July 29th

MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles Announces New Vehicle Registration Form Posted on Jul 28

MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles Announces New Vehicle Registration Form

The MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) announced that a newly redesigned Certificate of Registration form is now available for customers who renew their registration online, at RMV Service Centers or by using the automated telephone system.  The form will now also include on it   …Continue Reading MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles Announces New Vehicle Registration Form

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Shutdown Steps Begin Tonight, July 26th Posted on Jul 26

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Shutdown Steps Begin Tonight, July 26th

This is a reminder that the 2017 Construction Shutdown for the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project is beginning at 9:00 PM today, Wednesday July 26, and will continue through 5:00 AM on Monday, August 14. Please note the construction-related impacts below: For Pedestrians and Bicyclists:   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Shutdown Steps Begin Tonight, July 26th

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Progress Continues Posted on Jul 24

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Progress Continues

MassDOT and its contractor, the Joint Venture of White-Schiavone (JV), continue to make progress on rehabilitation of the Interstate 91 Viaduct (I-91) through Springfield. The contractor completed reconstruction of the center lanes of the highway last fall, and began Stage 2 of construction in November   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Progress Continues

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA, Traffic Impacts Posted on Jul 23

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA, Traffic Impacts

MassDOT is reminding the public that travel impacts will begin next week throughout the Boston University/Saint Paul Street neighborhood of Boston along Commonwealth Avenue due to the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project. Drivers on Commonwealth Avenue, the BU Bridge and I-90 will see lane closings   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA, Traffic Impacts

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 50 Road and Bridge Projects Benefiting 56 Cities and Towns in Pioneer Valley Posted on Jul 21

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 50 Road and Bridge Projects Benefiting 56 Cities and Towns in Pioneer Valley

  Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today joined Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver and MassDOT officials at a roadway reconstruction project to highlight over $135 million invested by the Baker-Polito Administration in Fiscal Year 2017 in 50 roadway and bridge projects impacting 56 cities   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 50 Road and Bridge Projects Benefiting 56 Cities and Towns in Pioneer Valley

Baker-Polito Administration Highlights 20 Road and Bridge Projects Impacting 56 Communities in Berkshires Region Posted on Jul 21

Baker-Polito Administration Highlights 20 Road and Bridge Projects Impacting 56 Communities in Berkshires Region

    Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today joined Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver and MassDOT officials at a road reconstruction project in Dalton to celebrate over $60 million invested by the Baker-Polito Administration in Fiscal Year 2017 in 20 roadway and bridge projects   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Highlights 20 Road and Bridge Projects Impacting 56 Communities in Berkshires Region