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Baker-Polito Administration Tours New Bedford Regional Airport Improvements Posted on Nov 16

Baker-Polito Administration Tours New Bedford Regional Airport Improvements

The Baker-Polito Administration today joined state and local officials to celebrate the completion of runway improvements at New Bedford Regional Airport which will allow the airport to accommodate future commercial flights. A ribbon-cutting was held to highlight the improvements that were made possible through $216,600   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Tours New Bedford Regional Airport Improvements

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Fitchburg Municipal Airport Investment Posted on Oct 6

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Fitchburg Municipal Airport Investment

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation (MassDOT) celebrated the construction of a new administration building at the Fitchburg Municipal Airport which benefited from nearly $4.1 million in state funding. A ribbon-cutting was held in Fitchburg to highlight the new 4,100 square foot building that received   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Fitchburg Municipal Airport Investment

Baker-Polito Administration Infrastructure Award Boosts New Bedford Regional Airport Posted on Sep 22

Baker-Polito Administration Infrastructure Award Boosts New Bedford Regional Airport

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation (MassDOT) today announced an award of approximately $216,600 to New Bedford Regional Airport which will allow infrastructure improvements to be made so that the airport will be able to begin accommodating commercial flights. This award will be combined with   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Infrastructure Award Boosts New Bedford Regional Airport

MassDOT Draft 2018-2022 State Transportation Improvement Program Posted on May 10

MassDOT Draft 2018-2022 State Transportation Improvement Program

MassDOT announces the release of the draft State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) for Federal Fiscal Years (FFY) 2018-2022 and welcomes public comment until May 30, 2017. The STIP is a five-year investment program that prioritizes federal funds for improvements to our roadways, bridges, transit systems,   …Continue Reading MassDOT Draft 2018-2022 State Transportation Improvement Program

MassDOT Aeronautics Announces Real World Design Challenge Student Winners Posted on May 3

MassDOT Aeronautics Announces Real World Design Challenge Student Winners

MassDOT’s Aeronautics Division is pleased to announce Phillips Academy Andover as the 2017 National and International winners of the ninth Real World Design Challenge (RWDC) National Championship held April 20-22 in Washington D.C. The Phillips Academy Andover team members are students Kunal Vaishnavi, Vishvesh Dhar,   …Continue Reading MassDOT Aeronautics Announces Real World Design Challenge Student Winners

MassDOT Proposed Capital Investment Plan Public Meetings Set Posted on Apr 27

MassDOT Proposed Capital Investment Plan Public Meetings Set

MassDOT has announced a schedule of 12 public meetings in locations across the state to present and discuss the draft MassDOT Five-Year Capital Investment Plan (CIP) Update.  Public input received at the meetings from May 15 to May 24 will be considered before the CIP   …Continue Reading MassDOT Proposed Capital Investment Plan Public Meetings Set

Aeronautics: Baker-Polito Administration Awards Funding to Minute Man Air Field Posted on Mar 28

Aeronautics: Baker-Polito Administration Awards Funding to Minute Man Air Field

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced an award of $850,000 to Minute Man Air Field in Stow for a project to make necessary repairs and reconstruction improvements. MassDOT Aeronautics Administrator Jeffrey DeCarlo joined State Representative Kate Hogan, elected and local officials, municipal   …Continue Reading Aeronautics: Baker-Polito Administration Awards Funding to Minute Man Air Field

MassDOT Announces Online Comment Tool for Capital Investment Plan Posted on Jan 23

MassDOT Announces Online Comment Tool for Capital Investment Plan

MassDOT today announced the opening of its online comment tool that enables members of the public to easily provide input and suggestions on potential transportation projects to be included in the agency’s upcoming five-year Capital Investment Plan (CIP). Following last year’s successful public input process   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Online Comment Tool for Capital Investment Plan

Public Heliport Task Force Announced Posted on Jan 21

Public Heliport Task Force Announced

Members of the Massachusetts Legislature from Boston, City of Boston government and elected officials, along with MassDOT and the Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development today announced the formation of a Task Force that will seek public input and hear from industry experts, transportation   …Continue Reading Public Heliport Task Force Announced

Governor Baker Appoints Tim King to MassDOT Board of Directors Posted on Sep 27

Governor Baker Appoints Tim King to MassDOT Board of Directors

Governor Charlie Baker today announced the appointment of Timothy King of Waltham to the MassDOT Board of Directors.  King currently serves as a Detective Sergeant for the Waltham Police Department and President of the Massachusetts Police Association. “Detective Sergeant Tim King has devoted much of his career to   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Appoints Tim King to MassDOT Board of Directors