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Monthly Archives: November 2020

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Buckle Up. Every Trip. Every Time. Posted on Nov 25

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Buckle Up. Every Trip. Every Time.

The holidays are fast approaching and while they may look a bit different this year, it is still the busiest time on our nation’s roadways. Although many Massachusetts residents will stay close to home this Thanksgiving, it’s important to keep in mind that more people   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Buckle Up. Every Trip. Every Time.

MassDOT announces seventh annual Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest winners Posted on Nov 23

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the winners of the Annual Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest.  More than 30 videos from high schools across the Commonwealth were submitted to this year’s contest and six semifinalist videos were shown   …Continue Reading MassDOT announces seventh annual Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest winners

MassDOT Advisory: Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Posted on Nov 23

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is reminding members of the public to plan ahead for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday week, utilize the appropriate technology tools to make informed decisions, and be aware there may be limited public amenities on trips due to   …Continue Reading MassDOT Advisory: Thanksgiving Holiday Travel

HOV Lane on I-93 Southbound in Medford and Somerville re-opening Monday, Nov. 23 Posted on Nov 18

MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that effective on Monday, November 23, the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane on I-93 southbound in Medford and Somerville will re-open on weekdays between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 10 a.m.  The re-opening is   …Continue Reading HOV Lane on I-93 Southbound in Medford and Somerville re-opening Monday, Nov. 23

MassDOT announces $2.42 million in Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP) grants Posted on Nov 17

MassDOT announces $2.42 million in Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP) grants

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation (MassDOT) today announced the awarding of six grants totaling more than $2.42 million from the Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP) to enhance rail and freight access, economic opportunity, and job growth. IRAP is a competitive state-funded public/private   …Continue Reading MassDOT announces $2.42 million in Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP) grants

MassDOT Announces New Funding Opportunity for Municipalities via “Shared Winter Streets and Spaces” Posted on Nov 10

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), on behalf of the Baker-Polito Administration, and in partnership with the Barr Foundation, is announcing applications are now being taken from municipalities for the Shared Winter Streets and Spaces Program, a new phase in the Administration’s Shared Streets and Spaces   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces New Funding Opportunity for Municipalities via “Shared Winter Streets and Spaces”

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles service centers Veterans Day closure Posted on Nov 5

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is advising the public that Wednesday, November 11, is Veterans Day, a federal and Commonwealth of Massachusetts holiday honoring U.S. military veterans, and that most government offices will be closed including the Registry of Motor Vehicles’ service   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles service centers Veterans Day closure

MassDOT Virtually Hosting Annual Moving Together Conference Nov. 17-19 Posted on Nov 2

MassDOT Virtually Hosting Annual Moving Together Conference Nov. 17-19

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that the 2020 Moving Together Conference is scheduled to be held virtually over three-days on Tuesday, November 17, Wednesday, November 18 and Thursday, November 19.  The purpose of the conference is to share relevant transportation highlights that relate   …Continue Reading MassDOT Virtually Hosting Annual Moving Together Conference Nov. 17-19