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Monthly Archives: June 2018

Massachusetts Registry Announces 2018 Low Number Plate Lottery Posted on Jun 18

Massachusetts Registry Announces 2018 Low Number Plate Lottery

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) announced today that applications for the 2018 Low Number Plate Lottery are now being accepted online at mass.gov/platelottery or by mail. Applicants must apply by August 27 and, if selected for a low number plate, will be notified after   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Registry Announces 2018 Low Number Plate Lottery

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Plymouth Airport Administration Building Posted on Jun 15

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Plymouth Airport Administration Building

The Baker-Polito Administration celebrated the groundbreaking for the new administration building at Plymouth Municipal Airport, which has received $4.8 million in state funding. The new 5,500 square foot administration building will contain space for offices, conference rooms available for use by the local community, businesses,   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Plymouth Airport Administration Building

Dartmouth: Newly Reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway Reopens Posted on Jun 11

Dartmouth: Newly Reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway Reopens

MassDOT is pleased to announce that the Padanaram Bridge Causeway in Dartmouth has reopened to vehicular traffic today, Monday, June 11th. “The MassDOT Highway Division is pleased to have the newly reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway now open to motorists,” said Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver. “I   …Continue Reading Dartmouth: Newly Reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway Reopens

Agawam/West Springfield: Morgan-Sullivan Bridge Replacement Advances Posted on Jun 11

Agawam/West Springfield: Morgan-Sullivan Bridge Replacement Advances

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Board of Directors today approved the awarding of a contract for approximately $21.5 million to replace the Morgan-Sullivan Bridge that carries traffic on Memorial Avenue (Route 147) over the Westfield River between West Springfield and Agawam. “We have appreciated   …Continue Reading Agawam/West Springfield: Morgan-Sullivan Bridge Replacement Advances

Tobin Bridge Project: Everett Avenue On-ramp Re-opening Saturday, June 9 Posted on Jun 8

Tobin Bridge Project: Everett Avenue On-ramp Re-opening Saturday, June 9

MassDOT has announced that the on-ramp from Everett Avenue onto the Tobin Bridge (Route 1 southbound) in Chelsea will be re-opening at approximately 6 a.m., on Saturday, June 9. This on-ramp has been closed for approximately one month due to the Tobin Bridge Repair project.   …Continue Reading Tobin Bridge Project: Everett Avenue On-ramp Re-opening Saturday, June 9

MassDOT Celebrates Northampton Bicycle/Pedestrian Underpass Opening Posted on Jun 7

MassDOT Celebrates Northampton Bicycle/Pedestrian Underpass Opening

Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today joined Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz, MassDOT staff, local leaders, and members of the public to celebrate the opening of a new bicycle/pedestrian underpass beneath the existing railroad line in Northampton. This new $4.4 million underpass in the area   …Continue Reading MassDOT Celebrates Northampton Bicycle/Pedestrian Underpass Opening

MassDOT Completes Milestone Marker Preservation Project Posted on Jun 5

MassDOT Completes Milestone Marker Preservation Project

MassDOT is pleased to announce the completion of the project to preserve and stabilize the historic milestone markers along the Old Upper Boston Post Road in the state. These Colonial-Era artifacts are listed in the National Register of Historic Places and records indicate that the   …Continue Reading MassDOT Completes Milestone Marker Preservation Project

Littleton and Westford: New Commuter Rail Shuttle Service Posted on Jun 3

Littleton and Westford: New Commuter Rail Shuttle Service

The Montachusett Regional Transit Authority (MART) and local Transportation Management Association, CrossTown Connect, are pleased to announce MART’s newest transportation service, the Littleton-Westford Commuter Rail Shuttle. Beginning on June 4th, 2018, this shuttle will connect the Littleton Commuter Rail station with IBM/Littleton Common and businesses   …Continue Reading Littleton and Westford: New Commuter Rail Shuttle Service

Boston: I-90 Traffic “Dry Run” Lane Closures for Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Completed Ahead of Schedule Posted on Jun 2

Boston: I-90 Traffic "Dry Run" Lane Closures for Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Completed Ahead of Schedule

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project “dry run” of traffic equipment logistics on I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) in Boston that reduced traffic to two lanes in each direction and required varying on and off-ramp closures was successfully completed   …Continue Reading Boston: I-90 Traffic “Dry Run” Lane Closures for Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Completed Ahead of Schedule

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Longfellow Bridge Project Posted on Jun 1

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Longfellow Bridge Project

Governor Charlie Baker today joined Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, Congressman Michael Capuano, members of the Massachusetts Legislature, and local leaders in Boston to celebrate MassDOT reaching the full beneficial use milestone on the ongoing Longfellow Bridge Rehabilitation Project. The   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Longfellow Bridge Project