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Monthly Archives: January 2018

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Prepare for The Big Game Posted on Jan 31

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Prepare for The Big Game

The Bay State is buzzing with excitement as the New England Patriots get ready to take on the Philadelphia Eagles in the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 4th in Minnesota and compete for their sixth NFL championship. As fans from around the country travel to   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Prepare for The Big Game

Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking Posted on Jan 30

Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking

Governor Charlie Baker today joined Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, local leaders and members of the joint venture of Meredith Management, Gerding Edlen, and TH Real Estate at a ground breaking ceremony for Phase I of the Fenway Center Development Project at 771 Beacon   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking

MassDOT Releases Draft State Rail Plan for Public Comment Posted on Jan 29

MassDOT Releases Draft State Rail Plan for Public Comment

MassDOT is seeking public comment on its newly released draft Massachusetts State Rail Plan, which articulates the Commonwealth’s priorities and proposed plans for passenger and freight rail investment over the next 20 years. Highlights from the draft plan include: A commitment to study east-west passenger   …Continue Reading MassDOT Releases Draft State Rail Plan for Public Comment

Baker-Polito Administration Awards $5.2 Million for 12 Municipal Small Bridge Projects Posted on Jan 25

Baker-Polito Administration Awards $5.2 Million for 12 Municipal Small Bridge Projects

The Baker-Polito Administration today awarded over $5.2 million to 12 communities to aid in the replacement or preservation of municipally-owned small bridges which are not eligible for federal aid under existing programs and are at high risk for full or partial closure in the near   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Awards $5.2 Million for 12 Municipal Small Bridge Projects

Casey Arborway: Final Alignment Shift Posted on Jan 24

Casey Arborway: Final Alignment Shift

MassDOT has announced that beginning at 10 a.m., on Friday, January 26, 2018, crews will shift traffic in Jamaica Plain so that the westbound Arborway will be in its final alignment between South and Washington Street as part of the ongoing Casey Arborway Project. The   …Continue Reading Casey Arborway: Final Alignment Shift

Governor Baker Creates Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth Posted on Jan 23

Governor Baker Creates Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth

Governor Charlie Baker today signed Executive Order No. 579 establishing the Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth to advise the Baker-Polito Administration on future transportation needs and challenges. The Governor named 18 appointees to the Commission, which will develop a range of   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Creates Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth

MassDOT Announces Summer Internships Posted on Jan 22

MassDOT Announces Summer Internships

Are you a college student interested in an opportunity to gain hands-on transportation experience? The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced a series of Summer Internship opportunities for incoming and current college students. The full-time, paid internships are available to incoming or current college undergraduate   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Summer Internships

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Winter Driving Safety Tips Posted on Jan 18

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Winter Driving Safety Tips

There is no doubt that the winter months in New England can be an especially tricky time for drivers as they attempt to navigate a variety of unfavorable weather conditions. From highways and back roads to the coast and mountains, the National Highway Traffic Safety   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Winter Driving Safety Tips

MassDOT: Winter Weather Travel Update Posted on Jan 16

MassDOT: Winter Weather Travel Update

MassDOT is reminding the public to plan ahead for expected winter weather Tuesday evening into Wednesday which could bring several inches of snowfall to areas across Massachusetts. “The weather forecast calls for snow to begin falling by the overnight hours, meaning that the Wednesday morning   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Winter Weather Travel Update

Chelsea: Route 1 Viaduct Design Public Hearing January 24th Posted on Jan 16

Chelsea: Route 1 Viaduct Design Public Hearing January 24th

MassDOT has scheduled a Design Public Hearing for the Chelsea Route 1 Viaduct Project as follows: Wednesday, January 24, 6:30pm, Chelsea City Hall, Council Chamber, 500 Broadway. The public hearing will provide an opportunity to become fully acquainted with the proposed rehabilitation of the Chelsea   …Continue Reading Chelsea: Route 1 Viaduct Design Public Hearing January 24th