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Monthly Archives: July 2018

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Work Continuing Posted on Jul 31

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Work Continuing

MassDOT announced that crews are continuing to reconstruct the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge as major travel impacts are in place throughout the Boston region. I-90 will have two lanes of travel in each direction through 7 p.m., for the peak evening commute, and   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Work Continuing

MBTA: Draft Focus40 Plan Available for Public Comment Posted on Jul 30

MBTA: Draft Focus40 Plan Available for Public Comment

MassDOT Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack and MBTA General Manager Luis Ramírez today announced the release for public comment of a draft of Focus40: The 2040 Investment Plan for the MBTA. MassDOT and the MBTA are seeking feedback on all aspects of the Plan prior   …Continue Reading MBTA: Draft Focus40 Plan Available for Public Comment

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Moving Forward Posted on Jul 30

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Moving Forward

MassDOT has announced that the project to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge is continuing to move forward while major travel impacts are in place throughout the Boston region. This includes lane reductions on I-90, where there are two lanes of travel open   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Moving Forward

MassDOT: Monday Impacts Due to Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Posted on Jul 29

MassDOT: Monday Impacts Due to Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project

MassDOT is reminding members of the public that the upcoming Monday commute will be the first weekday commute where all major traffic impacts will be in place for its project to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge. “We remain hopeful that the public   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Monday Impacts Due to Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Work Begins Posted on Jul 28

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Work Begins

MassDOT has announced that crews have started demolition activities as significant travel impacts are in place throughout the Boston area for its project to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge. “Our crews have started demolishing the westbound side of the bridge and removing   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Work Begins

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Work Underway Posted on Jul 27

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Work Underway

MassDOT has announced that intensive construction operations for its project to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge in Boston began successfully on the evening of Thursday, July 26. “On Thursday evening, Commonwealth Avenue as well as the Boston University Bridge were closed to   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Work Underway

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Impacts Begin Tonight Posted on Jul 26

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Impacts Begin Tonight

MassDOT is reminding members of the public that significant travel impacts will begin this evening as part of the intensive construction operations to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge. Travelers are encouraged to avoid the local area while impacts and construction work is   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Impacts Begin Tonight

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Construction Shutdown July 26 – August 11 Posted on Jul 25

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge:  Construction Shutdown July 26 – August 11

The Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project major work is beginning tomorrow, Thursday, July 26, at 7:00 PM and will continue through 5:00 AM on Saturday, August 11. Please note the construction-related impacts below: For Pedestrians and Bicyclists: Pedestrians and bicyclists will have full access across the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: Construction Shutdown July 26 – August 11

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Work Begins Next Week Posted on Jul 20

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Work Begins Next Week

MassDOT is reminding members of the public that significant travel impacts will begin next week as part of the intensive construction operations to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge. On the evening of Thursday, July 26, a section of Commonwealth Avenue and the   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project Work Begins Next Week

MBTA: Baker-Polito Administration, State and Transportation Officials Tour New Green Line Car Posted on Jul 19

MBTA: Baker-Polito Administration, State and Transportation Officials Tour New Green Line Car

Governor Charlie Baker, Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, Massachusetts Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, MBTA General Manager Luis Ramírez, and others attended a display and unveiling of the new Green Line car at the Riverside Maintenance Facility. The new cars will be put into passenger service   …Continue Reading MBTA: Baker-Polito Administration, State and Transportation Officials Tour New Green Line Car