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Monthly Archives: March 2018

Massachusetts Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Public Meeting Set Posted on Mar 16

Massachusetts Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Public Meeting Set

MassDOT has scheduled a Public Information Meeting on Phase 3 of the Massachusetts Avenue Bridge Replacement Project as follows: Wednesday, March 21, 6:00 PM, Harvard Club of Boston, Aesculapian Room – 2nd Floor, 374 Commonwealth Avenue The project team will discuss construction and traffic management   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Public Meeting Set

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance: “Don’t Push Your Luck” this St. Patrick’s Day –Safe Driving is Key Posted on Mar 15

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance: “Don’t Push Your Luck” this St. Patrick's Day --Safe Driving is Key

St. Patrick’s Day is one of America’s favorite holidays, and on March 17th many Bay State residents will decamp, decked out in green, to celebrate with a few drinks and some good friends. MAPFRE Insurance joins MassDOT in reminding everyone that as you make your   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance: “Don’t Push Your Luck” this St. Patrick’s Day –Safe Driving is Key

MBTA: New Silver Line 3-Chelsea Service between Chelsea and South Station Posted on Mar 14

MBTA: New Silver Line 3-Chelsea Service between Chelsea and South Station

The MBTA is pleased to announce that the brand new Silver Line 3-Chelsea route will operate between South Station and the Chelsea and East Boston communities beginning Saturday, April 21, 2018. “Silver Line 3-Chelsea relates well to the Baker-Polito Administration’s economic development goals,” said Transportation   …Continue Reading MBTA: New Silver Line 3-Chelsea Service between Chelsea and South Station

MassDOT Winter Storm Update Posted on Mar 13

MassDOT Winter Storm Update

MassDOT is continuing ice and snow operations and at 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 13, had nearly 3,400 pieces of equipment deployed in Massachusetts in ice and snow operations.  Driving continues to be challenging with fallen utility wires and tree debris on roads, winds blowing snow   …Continue Reading MassDOT Winter Storm Update

Winter Storm through Tuesday, March 13th Posted on Mar 12

Winter Storm through Tuesday, March 13th

MassDOT is cautioning the public to plan ahead for a significant snowstorm expected from late Monday evening into Tuesday, which could cause widespread snow drifting and decreased visibility. “Our snow and ice crews are closely monitoring the forecast and we know this winter storm could   …Continue Reading Winter Storm through Tuesday, March 13th

Massachusetts RMV Announces New Requirements: Lawful Presence and REAL ID Posted on Mar 9

Massachusetts RMV Announces New Requirements:  Lawful Presence and REAL ID

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles is reminding the public that on March 26, 2018, to get or renew any driver’s license, ID card, or learner’s permit, customers will need documentation showing United States citizenship or lawful presence as required by federal and state law.   …Continue Reading Massachusetts RMV Announces New Requirements: Lawful Presence and REAL ID

MassDOT Winter Storm Advisory Posted on Mar 8

MassDOT Winter Storm Advisory

MassDOT is advising the traveling public to continue to use caution throughout Thursday and into the evening hours as heavy wet snow may result in downed trees and wires on roads and along train corridors. These impacts may occur unexpectedly so travelers should plan accordingly   …Continue Reading MassDOT Winter Storm Advisory

MassDOT: Winter Storm Through Thursday Morning Posted on Mar 7

MassDOT: Winter Storm Through Thursday Morning

MassDOT is reminding members of the public that the ongoing winter storm is currently predicted to continue overnight and into the early morning hours on Thursday, which could lead to travel impacts for Thursday’s peak morning commute. Members of the public should continue to monitor   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Winter Storm Through Thursday Morning

Plan Ahead: Winter Weather Wednesday-Thursday Posted on Mar 6

Plan Ahead: Winter Weather Wednesday-Thursday

MassDOT is advising members of the public to plan ahead with winter weather expected on Wednesday and Thursday. The public is encouraged to avoid traveling during the snow if possible, take public transportation, and make safe and smart decisions throughout the duration of the storm.   …Continue Reading Plan Ahead: Winter Weather Wednesday-Thursday

South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 19th Posted on Mar 5

South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 19th

MassDOT and the MBTA invite you to attend a Public Meeting on the South Coast Rail Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (DSEIR) as follows: Monday, March 19, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Martin Middle School Auditorium, 131 Caswell St, Taunton On January 31, 2018, MassDOT   …Continue Reading South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 19th