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Monthly Archives: July 2020

MassDOT Announces $1.3 million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards Posted on Jul 31

MassDOT Announces $1.3 million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the award of more than $1.3 million for the fourth round of funding in the Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Streets & Spaces program.  The program, which was launched on June 10, provides technical and funding assistance to help Massachusetts cities and   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces $1.3 million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $4 Million in MassTrails Grants Posted on Jul 31

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today awarded $4 million in MassTrails Grants to 55 local trail projects throughout the Commonwealth. The grants will support the state’s vast network of trails with projects dedicated to the construction, maintenance, and improvements for a variety of public trails,   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Announces $4 Million in MassTrails Grants

Massachusetts RMV to Pilot Drop-Off Registration & Title Services Posted on Jul 31

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) will on Monday, August 3rd begin to pilot drop-off registration and title services at the Braintree Service Center, with additional locations to follow beginning Monday, August 10th. These Registration Drop Off Centers will be dedicated to   …Continue Reading Massachusetts RMV to Pilot Drop-Off Registration & Title Services

MassDOT Announces more than $288,000 in Third Round of funding in Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Streets & Spaces Program Posted on Jul 27

MassDOT Announces more than $288,000 in Third Round of funding in Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Streets & Spaces Program

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that six municipalities are receiving funding totaling more than $288,000 in the third round of funding in the Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Streets & Spaces Program.  Five of the six municipalities are Environmental Justice communities.  With today’s announcement, the program   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces more than $288,000 in Third Round of funding in Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Streets & Spaces Program

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $6.3 Million in New Round of Municipal Small Bridge Awards Posted on Jul 24

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $6.3 Million in New Round of Municipal Small Bridge Awards

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration is announcing a new round of Municipal Small Bridge Program Grant Awards in which 27 communities will be receiving a total amount of $6.3 million.  The program is a need and merit-based program that seeks to fund those applications that   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Announces $6.3 Million in New Round of Municipal Small Bridge Awards

Baker-Polito Administration Issues New Travel Order Effective Aug. 1 Posted on Jul 24

Baker-Polito Administration Issues New Travel Order Effective Aug. 1

Today, Governor Charlie Baker announced that effective August 1st,  all travelers entering the Commonwealth, including both out of state residents and Massachusetts residents returning home, will be required to comply with a new travel order. The travel order and other information is available at www.mass.gov/MAtraveler.   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Issues New Travel Order Effective Aug. 1

MassDOT Announces over $500,000 in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards Posted on Jul 23

MassDOT Announces over $500,000 in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the award of more than $500,000 for the second round of funding in the Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Streets & Spaces Program.  The program, which was launched on June 10, provides technical and funding assistance to help Massachusetts cities and towns   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces over $500,000 in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

MassDOT Announces $1 Million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards Posted on Jul 17

MassDOT Announces $1 Million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the award of over $1 million for the first round of funding in the Baker-Polito Administration’s newly announced Shared Streets & Spaces Program.  The program, which was launched on June 10, provides technical and funding assistance to help Massachusetts   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces $1 Million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: ‘If You Feel Different, You Drive Different’ Posted on Jul 13

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: ‘If You Feel Different, You Drive Different’

While many states in the country are seeing a resurgence in new COVID-19 cases, those of us in Massachusetts are thankful to be experiencing a safe and steady reopening as cases continue to decrease within the state. After being in quarantine for the past few   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: ‘If You Feel Different, You Drive Different’

Memorandum of Understanding Reached Between MassDOT and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Regarding Bourne and Sagamore Bridges Posted on Jul 8

Memorandum of Understanding Reached Between MassDOT and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Regarding Bourne and Sagamore Bridges

BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito, Transportation Secretary Stephanie Pollack, Commander of the New England District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers William Conde, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, U.S. Senator Edward Markey and U.S. Representative William Keating today announced a new   …Continue Reading Memorandum of Understanding Reached Between MassDOT and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Regarding Bourne and Sagamore Bridges