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Natick: Marion Street Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule Posted on Dec 16

Natick: Marion Street Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule

MassDOT is pleased to announce that the bridge that carries Marion Street over the MBTA railroad tracks in Natick reopened to vehicular and pedestrian traffic Friday, several months ahead of schedule. “We are proud of the hard work of our MassDOT crews and contractors who   …Continue Reading Natick: Marion Street Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule

MassDOT, MBTA, Massport: Baker-Polito Administration Prepared for Winter Weather Posted on Dec 15

MassDOT, MBTA, Massport: Baker-Polito Administration Prepared for Winter Weather

With the winter weather season beginning, Governor Charlie Baker today joined Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, MBTA General Manager Luis Manuel Ramírez, Keolis CEO and General Manager David Scorey, and Massport CEO Thomas P. Glynn at a news conference in Somerville to highlight resiliency and preparedness   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MBTA, Massport: Baker-Polito Administration Prepared for Winter Weather

Cold Weather: Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter Driving Posted on Dec 15

Cold Weather: Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter Driving

MassDOT reminds motorists to be prepared before traveling during cold weather. Check these tips for preparing your vehicle for winter driving and carrying important winter car supplies. Preparing your vehicle for winter driving Keeping your vehicle in top operating condition is especially important to avoid   …Continue Reading Cold Weather: Prepare Your Vehicle for Winter Driving

MassDOT Continuing Snow and Ice Operations Posted on Dec 9

MassDOT Continuing Snow and Ice Operations

MassDOT is continuing its snow and ice removal operations throughout Saturday evening and into the overnight hours and is continuing to remind members of the public to minimize travel if possible, exercise safe driving behavior, and make safe and informed decisions before heading out onto   …Continue Reading MassDOT Continuing Snow and Ice Operations

MassDOT Weekend Winter Weather Preparations Posted on Dec 8

MassDOT Weekend Winter Weather Preparations

MassDOT advises the public that with snowfall expected Saturday, motorists are advised to minimize travel where possible, consider public transportation, and make informed and safe decisions before heading out onto the roadways. “The weather forecast is calling for snow to begin on Saturday morning, mix   …Continue Reading MassDOT Weekend Winter Weather Preparations

Boston: MassDOT Closes Lease Agreement for Fenway Center Development Project Posted on Dec 8

Boston: MassDOT Closes Lease Agreement for Fenway Center Development Project

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation today announced that after nearly two decades of discussions, it has closed on a lease agreement for Phase I of the Fenway Center Development Project, allowing for construction to begin immediately on two buildings which will contain rental housing   …Continue Reading Boston: MassDOT Closes Lease Agreement for Fenway Center Development Project

Millbury: I-90 Park and Ride Lot Opens Posted on Dec 7

Millbury: I-90 Park and Ride Lot Opens

MassDOT is pleased to announce that the new Park and Ride lot adjacent to I-90 at Exit 11 (Route 122) in Millbury is opening today, Thursday, December 7. This new Park and Ride parking lot was constructed starting in the fall of 2016 as part   …Continue Reading Millbury: I-90 Park and Ride Lot Opens

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Promote Safe Driving over the Holidays Posted on Dec 7

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Promote Safe Driving over the Holidays

The holiday season is a wonderful time to gather with friends and family and also can be a hectic time of year for Massachusetts drivers. With many celebrations to attend in the coming weeks, MassDOT and MAPFRE Insurance remind motorists it is more important than   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Promote Safe Driving over the Holidays

Whittier Bridge Project Major Milestone: I-95 South Traffic Shift to New Southbound Bridge Begins Friday, December 8 Posted on Dec 5

Whittier Bridge Project Major Milestone: I-95 South Traffic Shift to New Southbound Bridge Begins Friday, December 8

On Friday, December 8, at 5:00 a.m., MassDOT will reach a major construction milestone when I-95 southbound traffic shifts to the new southbound Whittier Bridge span. The contractor will realign southbound traffic on I-95 south between Route 110 in Amesbury and the Pine Hill Road/Ferry   …Continue Reading Whittier Bridge Project Major Milestone: I-95 South Traffic Shift to New Southbound Bridge Begins Friday, December 8

I-90 Allston Interchange Project: Public Meetings Set Posted on Dec 1

I-90 Allston Interchange Project: Public Meetings Set

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that the Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the I-90 Allston Interchange Improvement Project was filed yesterday with the Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs. Information on how to obtain an electronic copy of the DEIR is   …Continue Reading I-90 Allston Interchange Project: Public Meetings Set