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

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

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

Statewide Airport Economic Impact Study posted on Mar 18

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Governor Baker Appoints Vanessa Otero to MassDOT Board

Governor Baker Appoints Vanessa Otero to MassDOT Board posted on Mar 14

Governor Charlie Baker is announcing the appointment of Vanessa Otero of Springfield to the eleven-member Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Board. Lt. Governor Karyn Polito administered the oath of office to Ms. Otero during an event today in Springfield. Ms. Otero, Chief Operating Officer at Partners for Community,   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Appoints Vanessa Otero to MassDOT Board

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Avoid March Madness by Keeping Safe Driving a Priority

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Avoid March Madness by Keeping Safe Driving a Priority posted on Mar 12

As March unfolds, it’s more important than ever to commit to safe driving. March brings changes in the weather, so be alert to more pedestrians, potholes and puddles. In addition, March includes one of the largest, sometimes alcohol-based holidays. Although St. Patrick’s Day means parades,   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Avoid March Madness by Keeping Safe Driving a Priority

Boston: North Washington Street Bridge Walkway Closures

Boston: North Washington Street Bridge Walkway Closures posted on Mar 11

As part of the North Washington Street Bridge Project, the Paul Revere Park Playground and Tudor Wharf Walkway will be closed during the daytime for approximately two weeks in order to assist in construction of the temporary bridge. The Walkway and Playground are scheduled to   …Continue Reading Boston: North Washington Street Bridge Walkway Closures

Baker-Polito Administration, AAA Northeast and MADD Highlight Importance of Proposed Legislation to Improve Road Safety

Baker-Polito Administration, AAA Northeast and MADD Highlight Importance of Proposed Legislation to Improve Road Safety posted on Mar 7

Governor Charlie Baker, Registrar of Motor Vehicles Erin Deveney and Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver today were joined by AAA Northeast President and CEO John Galvin and Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) Program Director Mary Kate Depamphilis to highlight the importance of the Baker-Polito Administration’s recently   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration, AAA Northeast and MADD Highlight Importance of Proposed Legislation to Improve Road Safety