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Worcester Regional Transit: Electric Transit Bus Fleet Posted on Mar 28

Worcester Regional Transit: Electric Transit Bus Fleet

Governor Deval Patrick celebrated the launch of a new fully electric transit bus fleet at the Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA). The Governor also announced new investments in two programs designed to support alternative fuel vehicles and related infrastructure across Massachusetts. “We are committed to   …Continue Reading Worcester Regional Transit: Electric Transit Bus Fleet

Employers Honored for Excellence in Commuter Options Posted on Mar 26

Employers Honored for Excellence in Commuter Options

The Patrick Administration today celebrated the efforts of more than 150 Massachusetts businesses to promote healthier, more environmentally-friendly commuting at the Massachusetts Excellence in Commuter Options (ECO) Awards ceremony at historic Fenway Park. The recognized employers have been successful in administering programs and resources to encourage   …Continue Reading Employers Honored for Excellence in Commuter Options

Parking under I-93 Southeast Expressway Advances Posted on Mar 11

Parking under I-93 Southeast Expressway Advances

MassDOT today announced a licensing agreement has been reached to provide parking in two lots under the elevated portion of the I-93 Southeast Expressway in Boston. The agreement with GTI Properties, a locally owned and operated property management and development company, calls for management and   …Continue Reading Parking under I-93 Southeast Expressway Advances

Bay State Bike Week: May 10-18 Posted on Feb 18

Bay State Bike Week: May 10-18

Bay State Bike Week Sponsors, MassDOT, MassBike and MassRIDES look forward to celebrating another successful Bay State Bike Week across the Commonwealth this May!  This year’s events are scheduled for May 10-18. In 2013, approximately 14,000 people participated in more than 175 events held across   …Continue Reading Bay State Bike Week: May 10-18

MassDOT Continues Capital Investment, weMove Mass Meetings Posted on Feb 7

MassDOT Continues Capital Investment, weMove Mass Meetings

MassDOT will continue a series of public meetings on two recently released transportation planning documents for public review: a Long-Range Transportation Plan, “weMove Massachusetts (WMM): Planning for Performance,” and the first draft of its five-year Capital Investment Plan (CIP) for FY2014-FY2018. The $12.4 billion CIP   …Continue Reading MassDOT Continues Capital Investment, weMove Mass Meetings

MassDOT Seeks Public Feedback: Capital Investment Plan, weMove Mass Posted on Jan 28

MassDOT Seeks Public Feedback: Capital Investment Plan, weMove Mass

MassDOT will hold its first of six public meetings Wednesday evening in Boston and Worcester on two recently released transportation planning documents for public review: a Long-Range Transportation Plan, “weMove Massachusetts (WMM): Planning for Performance,” and the first draft of its five-year Capital Investment Plan   …Continue Reading MassDOT Seeks Public Feedback: Capital Investment Plan, weMove Mass

MassDOT Capital Plan Meetings Begin January 29 Posted on Jan 24

MassDOT Capital Plan Meetings Begin January 29

Beginning on January 29, MassDOT will convene a series of six public meetings to present the MassDOT five-year Capital Investment Plan and weMove Massachusetts: Planning for Performance, the Commonwealth’s Long-Range Transportation Plan. The meeting locations and dates are as follows: Wednesday, January 29, 6:00-8:00pm, State   …Continue Reading MassDOT Capital Plan Meetings Begin January 29

CMAA: Secretary Davey “Person of the Year” Posted on Dec 5

CMAA: Secretary Davey “Person of the Year”

MassDOT Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey has received the national “Person of the Year” award for 2013 by the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA).  The CMAA honored Secretary Davey for his leadership in delivering “dramatic innovation and change to a large organization responsible   …Continue Reading CMAA: Secretary Davey “Person of the Year”

Swampscott: Safe Routes to School Improvements Posted on Nov 5

Swampscott: Safe Routes to School Improvements

MassDOT today joined students, parents and local leaders to celebrate the completion of pedestrian access and safety improvements at Swampscott’s Stanley Elementary School. The improvements, constructed by MassDOT with funds from the Federal Highway Administration and support through MassDOT’s Safe Routes to School Program, created   …Continue Reading Swampscott: Safe Routes to School Improvements

Governor Patrick Announces MBTA Silver Line Expansion Posted on Oct 30

Governor Patrick Announces MBTA Silver Line Expansion

Governor Deval Patrick today announced the extension of Silver Line service to connect South Station and the Seaport District with East Boston and Chelsea and also announced funding for construction of the Chelsea Greenway. “Growth requires investment, and connecting the people of Chelsea directly to   …Continue Reading Governor Patrick Announces MBTA Silver Line Expansion