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Monthly Archives: March 2019

Tobin Bridge Route 1 Chelsea Curves: Lane Closures Begin Evening of April 1 Posted on Mar 29

Tobin Bridge Route 1 Chelsea Curves: Lane Closures Begin Evening of April 1

MassDOT is reminding members of the public that the Department will be rehabilitating the surface of the Tobin Bridge and performing maintenance on the viaduct in Chelsea which carries traffic on Route 1 northbound and southbound. Lane closures for this work begin on the evening   …Continue Reading Tobin Bridge Route 1 Chelsea Curves: Lane Closures Begin Evening of April 1

New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett Advances Posted on Mar 27

New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett Advances

MassDOT has issued a “Notice to Proceed” to the contractor for the Mattapoisett shared-use path project.  The contractor will begin work on the path which will extend from Mattapoisett Neck Road to Depot Street. This new path will connect to the path that currently exists   …Continue Reading New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett Advances

Green Line Extension on Schedule: Washington Street Bridge Closure April 8 Posted on Mar 26

Green Line Extension on Schedule: Washington Street Bridge Closure April 8

The Green Line Extension (GLX) Project continues on schedule. The next milestone will be the closure of the Washington Street Bridge (Underpass) in East Somerville on the night of Monday, April 8. A new bridge will be constructed through the fall 2020. The Broadway Bridge   …Continue Reading Green Line Extension on Schedule: Washington Street Bridge Closure April 8

Tobin Bridge and Route 1 Chelsea Viaduct Lane Closures Begin April 1 Posted on Mar 26

Tobin Bridge and Route 1 Chelsea Viaduct Lane Closures Begin April 1

MassDOT is reminding members of the public that the Department will be rehabilitating the surface of the Tobin Bridge and performing maintenance on the viaduct in Chelsea which carries traffic on Route 1 northbound and southbound. Lane closures for this work begin on April 1   …Continue Reading Tobin Bridge and Route 1 Chelsea Viaduct Lane Closures Begin April 1

U.S Army Corps: Bourne Bridge Lane Restrictions begin Monday, March 25 Posted on Mar 19

U.S Army Corps: Bourne Bridge Lane Restrictions begin Monday, March 25

Maintenance work on the Bourne Bridge spanning the Cape Cod Canal in Bourne, Mass., is scheduled to start, weather permitting, on Monday, March 25, 2019 and continue through about May 23, 2019, according to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), New England District officials. During   …Continue Reading U.S Army Corps: Bourne Bridge Lane Restrictions begin Monday, March 25

Statewide Airport Economic Impact Study Posted on Mar 18

Statewide Airport Economic Impact Study

MassDOT today released its Statewide Airport Economic Impact Study update which details how Massachusetts’ 39 public-use airports generate economic activity and support more than 199,000 jobs with an approximately $7.2 billion payroll. “We are pleased to release the latest update to our Statewide Economic Impact   …Continue Reading Statewide Airport Economic Impact Study

MassDOT Annual Transportation Innovation Conference April 9-10 Posted on Mar 18

MassDOT Annual Transportation Innovation Conference April 9-10

MassDOT is pleased to announce that its 8th Annual Transportation Innovation Conference will include presentations and exhibits on a wide-range of topics, including:  connected and autonomous vehicles, environmental aspects of transportation, mobility options, construction materials, pavements, safety, technology, asset management, wayfinding and the Baker-Polito Administration’s   …Continue Reading MassDOT Annual Transportation Innovation Conference April 9-10

MassDOT and MBTA Will Host Public Meetings for the Mattapan Trolley Line Study Results Posted on Mar 18

MassDOT and MBTA Will Host Public Meetings for the Mattapan Trolley Line Study Results

MassDOT and the MBTA will hold three public meetings to discuss the results of the Mattapan Trolley Line Study. The times and locations for the public meetings are as follows:   Wednesday, March 27 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the ABCD, 550 River   …Continue Reading MassDOT and MBTA Will Host Public Meetings for the Mattapan Trolley Line Study Results

Regional Transit Authority Task Force Releases Draft Final Report Posted on Mar 16

Regional Transit Authority Task Force Releases Draft Final Report

The Task Force on Regional Transit Authority (RTA) Performance and Funding, created in the fall of 2018 by Outside Section 72 of the FY 2019 Massachusetts State Budget, today released its draft final report for public comment, titled:  “A Vision for the Future of Massachusetts’   …Continue Reading Regional Transit Authority Task Force Releases Draft Final Report

Tobin Bridge and Route 1 Chelsea Lane Closures Begin April 1st Posted on Mar 14

Tobin Bridge and Route 1 Chelsea Lane Closures Begin April 1st

MassDOT announced the Department will be rehabilitating the surface of the Tobin Bridge and complete required maintenance to improve the structure which will require lane closures and result in significant traffic impacts on the Tobin Bridge and Chelsea Curves section of Route 1 beginning April   …Continue Reading Tobin Bridge and Route 1 Chelsea Lane Closures Begin April 1st