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Monthly Archives: February 2019

MassDOT Awards Contract for a New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett Posted on Feb 14

MassDOT Awards Contract for a New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett

MassDOT and State Representative Bill Straus (D-Mattapoisett), House Chair of the Transportation Committee, announced that today a contract was signed for the construction of the second phase of a shared-use path in Mattapoisett. The award of the $7 million contract was made public by Highway   …Continue Reading MassDOT Awards Contract for a New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett

MassDOT Encourages Presidents’ Day Travelers to Plan Ahead Posted on Feb 14

MassDOT Encourages Presidents' Day Travelers to Plan Ahead

MassDOT is advising members of the public traveling during the next several days to plan ahead, take advantage of MassDOT’s many travel “real time” tools and consider using public transportation this coming weekend if possible. The public should note that Monday, February 18, is a   …Continue Reading MassDOT Encourages Presidents’ Day Travelers to Plan Ahead

2019 State Employment Career Fair: April 5th Posted on Feb 13

2019 State Employment Career Fair: April 5th

Save the Date and register to attend the 2019 State Employment Career Fair for job seekers with disabilities, scheduled as follows: Friday, April 5, 10am-1pm, State Transportation Building, 10 Park Plaza, 2nd Floor, Boston. The Career Fair is hosted by MassDOT, Mass Office on Disability,   …Continue Reading 2019 State Employment Career Fair: April 5th

Winter Weather Travel Advisory for Tuesday Posted on Feb 11

Winter Weather Travel Advisory for Tuesday

MassDOT is advising the public that weather forecasters are expecting a winter storm to impact travel across the Commonwealth throughout Tuesday, February 12. Snow is expected to begin falling during the Tuesday morning hours in Western Massachusetts and the storm will move eastward during the   …Continue Reading Winter Weather Travel Advisory for Tuesday

Winter Walk and Roll to School Day Celebrated Posted on Feb 7

Winter Walk and Roll to School Day Celebrated

Wednesday, February 6th, students from over 90 schools in Massachusetts laced up their boots, put on their winter hats and gloves, and joined up with other neighborhood friends and family members to take part in the 4th annual Winter Walk and Roll to School Day—an   …Continue Reading Winter Walk and Roll to School Day Celebrated

Public Invited To Help Shape the Future of MBTA Commuter Rail Posted on Feb 7

Public Invited To Help Shape the Future of MBTA Commuter Rail

MassDOT and the MBTA are announcing an informational open house and online survey to encourage members of the public to learn more about and comment on the MBTA’s Rail Vision, a two-year study intended to identify current and future Commuter Rail needs and improvements. The   …Continue Reading Public Invited To Help Shape the Future of MBTA Commuter Rail

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Remind Motorists to Show Appreciation for First Responders Posted on Feb 6

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Remind Motorists to Show Appreciation for First Responders

With Valentine’s Day approaching, February is the perfect month to show love and appreciation to those around you, including your local first responders: firefighters, EMS, law enforcement, tow truckers and patrol drivers from MassDOT’s Highway Assistance Program sponsored by MAPFRE Insurance. There is no better   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Remind Motorists to Show Appreciation for First Responders