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All Electronic Tolling Update: Travel Times, Next Phase Work Posted on Dec 7

All Electronic Tolling Update: Travel Times, Next Phase Work

MassDOT is pleased to announce that it is continuing the process of road reconstruction and toll plaza infrastructure demolition activities following the implementation of the All Electronic Tolling (AET) program on October 28 on I-90 between New York to Boston. “All Phase One toll plaza   …Continue Reading All Electronic Tolling Update: Travel Times, Next Phase Work

MassDOT: Plan Ahead During Winter Driving Season Posted on Dec 7

MassDOT: Plan Ahead During Winter Driving Season

MassDOT advises travelers to drive safely and plan ahead as Winter driving season is now in full swing. Drivers are encouraged to lower their speeds during inclement weather and use the appropriate resources to make an informed decision regarding their travel plans. MassDOT strongly urges   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Plan Ahead During Winter Driving Season

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Prepare for Winter Driving Posted on Dec 1

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Prepare for Winter Driving

MassDOT and MAPFRE Insurance offer helpful tips to ensure that your vehicle is geared up for wintry road conditions: Bring your vehicle in for an inspection. Winter can involve some of the harshest conditions for your vehicle to endure, so have your vehicle checked by   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Prepare for Winter Driving

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Study Public Meeting Set Posted on Nov 29

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Study Public Meeting Set

MassDOT has scheduled a second Public Information Meeting on the I-91 Viaduct Study as follows: Tuesday, December 6, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, UMass Center at Springfield, Room 014, Tower Square, 1500 Main Street, Springfield The I-91 Viaduct Study is a conceptual planning study to   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Study Public Meeting Set

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Project Traffic Shift Posted on Nov 27

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Project Traffic Shift

On Sunday, November 27, at 6:00 PM, MassDOT expects to begin Stage 2 of construction for the I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project. During Stage 2, traffic on the I-91 Viaduct will be shifted from the outer lanes to the center, newly reconstructed lanes. Traffic on I-91   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Project Traffic Shift

Cape Cod Canal Study Public Meeting Set Posted on Nov 25

Cape Cod Canal Study Public Meeting Set

MassDOT is conducting the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study and has scheduled a Public Information meeting as follows: Thursday, December 1, 7:00pm, Admiral’s Hall at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Bourne. The purpose of this meeting is to provide information on future no-build   …Continue Reading Cape Cod Canal Study Public Meeting Set

Methuen: New I-93 Southbound Ramp to Open Posted on Nov 23

Methuen: New I-93 Southbound Ramp to Open

MassDOT has announced a new milestone in the Methuen Rotary Reconstruction Project. The new permanent on-ramp from Route 110/113 Westbound to I-93 Southbound will be open to traffic Monday November 28, weather permitting. Route 110/113 westbound traffic heading for I-93 Southbound will enter the dedicated   …Continue Reading Methuen: New I-93 Southbound Ramp to Open

MassDOT: Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel Posted on Nov 21

MassDOT: Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel

MassDOT advises Thanksgiving holiday travelers to plan ahead, utilize MassDOT’s many travel “real time” tools and use public transportation if possible to go to destinations. “Thanksgiving travel has increased each year for the past several years, and I would encourage the public to plan ahead,”   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel

Veterans Day Schedules for Friday, November 11 Posted on Nov 10

Veterans Day Schedules for Friday, November 11

MassDOT and the MBTA today announced schedules for Veterans Day, Friday, November 11. The MBTA will operate on a regular weekday schedule on Friday, November 11.  Check mbta.com for details.  Please note that due to bridge repair work on November 11, the Needham Heights commuter   …Continue Reading Veterans Day Schedules for Friday, November 11

Transition to All Electronic Tolling on Schedule Posted on Nov 9

Transition to All Electronic Tolling on Schedule

Governor Charlie Baker, Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, Highway Administrator Thomas J. Tinlin, and State Police Colonel Richard McKeon, provided an update today on the progress of All Electronic Tolling (AET) along I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike), which has been proceeding   …Continue Reading Transition to All Electronic Tolling on Schedule