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MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Make Safe Driving a Priority Posted on Jan 17

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Make Safe Driving a Priority

As we begin the New Year, it’s important to always strive to turn our resolutions into a reality. Start off 2019 right; resolve to practice safe driving techniques by curbing distracted driving and adhering to safe driving tips. You can help prevent common, but deadly,   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Make Safe Driving a Priority

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Travel Advisory Posted on Jan 16

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Travel Advisory

MassDOT is reminding the public to monitor roadway and weather conditions, plan ahead, and recognize impacts if traveling or using MassDOT and MBTA services during the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday period. “Forecasters are predicting winter weather at times throughout the holiday period, and the   …Continue Reading Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Travel Advisory

MassDOT Announces Design Choice for Allston Multimodal Project Posted on Jan 10

MassDOT Announces Design Choice for Allston Multimodal Project

MassDOT Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today announced she has selected the “Highway At-Grade Hybrid With Elevated Soldiers Field Road” preferred alternative design for the Allston Multimodal Project when the replacement of the I-90 Allston Viaduct begins. In this design, I-90 travel lanes will be   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Design Choice for Allston Multimodal Project

Boston: Construction Bids for Morton Street/Gallivan Boulevard Intersection Improvement Project Posted on Jan 10

Boston: Construction Bids for Morton Street/Gallivan Boulevard Intersection Improvement Project

MassDOT has announced that Fred Deroma & Son, Inc. is the apparent low bidder for its upcoming project to make roadway improvements to Morton Street (Route 203) and the intersections with Gallivan Boulevard and West Selden Street in Boston. Bids from five contractors for this   …Continue Reading Boston: Construction Bids for Morton Street/Gallivan Boulevard Intersection Improvement Project

MBTA, MassDOT Fill-A-Bus Success Posted on Dec 28

MBTA, MassDOT Fill-A-Bus Success

The MBTA and MassDOT 2018 Fill-A-Bus with Gifts charity drive completed another successful year with 1,453 gifts donated. The charity drive benefits the Yawkey Boys and Girls Club of Roxbury, the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children, and Heading Home, Inc.  Representatives   …Continue Reading MBTA, MassDOT Fill-A-Bus Success

New Year’s Holiday Travel Advisory Posted on Dec 27

New Year's Holiday Travel Advisory

MassDOT is advising the public to plan ahead for the New Year’s holiday, to drive sober and to take note of holiday schedules for the MBTA, use of the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane on I-93 between Boston and Quincy, and for visiting Registry of   …Continue Reading New Year’s Holiday Travel Advisory

Boston: Alford Street Bridge Update Posted on Dec 26

Boston: Alford Street Bridge Update

MassDOT announced that over the next two weeks, crews will be shifting traffic on the Alford Street Bridge in Boston so that all motor vehicles will be traveling on the west span of the bridge. Motor vehicles will continue to have access to one lane   …Continue Reading Boston: Alford Street Bridge Update

MassDOT Advisory: Southeast Expressway Logan/Route 1A Express Lane Posted on Dec 22

MassDOT Advisory: Southeast Expressway Logan/Route 1A Express Lane

MassDOT is reminding the public that when traveling north in Boston on the Southeast Expressway (I-93), the Express Lane to Logan/Route1A is open to general traffic.  The Express Lane begins just after Exit 20 northbound and is accessible from the left side of the roadway.   …Continue Reading MassDOT Advisory: Southeast Expressway Logan/Route 1A Express Lane

MassDOT Announces Draft State Bicycle Transportation Plan Online Posted on Dec 21

MassDOT Announces Draft State Bicycle Transportation Plan Online

MassDOT is announcing that the Draft Massachusetts Bicycle Transportation Plan is now available for public comment.  Members of the public may review the plan and provide feedback online. MassDOT is focused on making the Commonwealth’s transportation system more sustainable – to make it safe for   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Draft State Bicycle Transportation Plan Online

MassDOT Holiday Travel Advisory Posted on Dec 19

MassDOT Holiday Travel Advisory

MassDOT is advising the public to plan ahead for travel during the upcoming holiday season from December 20, 2018 through January 2, 2019, to drive sober and to take note of holiday schedules for the MBTA, use of the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lane on   …Continue Reading MassDOT Holiday Travel Advisory