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Nantucket: Carbon-Neutral Airport Next Phase Posted on Jun 27

Nantucket: Carbon-Neutral Airport Next Phase

Governor Deval Patrick today launched the next phase of work to make Nantucket Memorial Airport (ACK) the first and only airport in the country to entirely eliminate greenhouse gas emissions from its airport-controlled operations. The implementation phase announced today includes execution of energy conservation measures   …Continue Reading Nantucket: Carbon-Neutral Airport Next Phase

MassDOT Aeronautics: Airport Facility Upgrades Posted on May 6

MassDOT Aeronautics: Airport Facility Upgrades

The MassDOT Aeronautics Division today announced plans to build or renovate general aviation airport administrative facilities in 15 communities during the next five years, including four airports targeted for construction in 2015.  The 15 general aviation airports were chosen as part of a comprehensive, statewide   …Continue Reading MassDOT Aeronautics: Airport Facility Upgrades

Student Wins Aviation Art National Competition Posted on Mar 15

Student Wins Aviation Art National Competition

A Lexington, Massachusetts student winner as chosen in MassDOT’s Aeronautics Division State level judging of the 2014 International Aviation Art Contest “ Flying Saves Lives” has now been awarded First Place in the national competition by the  National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO) in   …Continue Reading Student Wins Aviation Art National Competition

Aeronautics: Aviation Art Contest Winners Announced Posted on Feb 19

Aeronautics: Aviation Art Contest Winners Announced

MassDOT’s Aeronautics Division held the State level judging of the 2014 International Aviation Art Contest “ Flying Saves Lives”. The winning entries from three categories have been forwarded to the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO) in Washington D.C. for national judging, and the   …Continue Reading Aeronautics: Aviation Art Contest Winners Announced

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

Capital Investment Plan, weMove Mass Public Meetings Continue Posted on Jan 31

Capital Investment Plan, weMove Mass Public Meetings Continue

MassDOT next week continues its series of public meetings in Amherst, Pittsfield, and North Dartmouth to present two transportation planning documents: 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   …Continue Reading Capital Investment Plan, weMove Mass Public Meetings Continue

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 Releases Five-Year Investment Plan Posted on Jan 10

MassDOT Releases Five-Year Investment Plan

MassDOT has released the first draft five-year MassDOT Capital Investment Plan (CIP) for FY2014-FY2018. The $12.4 billion program makes long-term investments that will create growth and opportunity for residents across the Commonwealth and represents the first unified, multi-modal capital investment plan covering all MassDOT highway   …Continue Reading MassDOT Releases Five-Year Investment Plan

Aeronautics: Pittsfield Airport Improvements Posted on Oct 31

Aeronautics: Pittsfield Airport Improvements

MassDOT Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey joined local, state and federal officials to celebrate the completion of the runway expansion and safety improvements project at the Pittsfield Municipal Airport, a $22.5 million investment in the Commonwealth’s aviation infrastructure. “Transportation infrastructure investment is a hallmark   …Continue Reading Aeronautics: Pittsfield Airport Improvements

Aeronautics: High School Real World Design Challenge Posted on Oct 29

Aeronautics: High School Real World Design Challenge

MassDOT’s Aeronautics Division and state coordinator Steve Rawding are pleased to present the annual Real World Design Challenge (RWDC) aviation design competition for high school students in grades 9 through 12, enhancing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM). The Real World Design Challenge provides high   …Continue Reading Aeronautics: High School Real World Design Challenge