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Jonathan L. Gulliver Appointed MassDOT Highway Administrator Posted on Oct 2

Jonathan L. Gulliver Appointed MassDOT Highway Administrator

Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today announced that Jonathan L. Gulliver has been appointed Highway Administrator for the Massachusetts Department of Transportation. Gulliver, a Lancaster, Massachusetts native with over two decades of experience in state government and in managing complex transportation projects, has been   …Continue Reading Jonathan L. Gulliver Appointed MassDOT Highway Administrator

Methuen Rotary: October Traffic Updates Posted on Oct 2

Methuen Rotary: October Traffic Updates

MassDOT has announced there will be overnight, temporary lane closures on I-93 north and southbound in Methuen as well as short-term overnight closures of the off-ramp at Exit 46 throughout October as part of the ongoing Methuen Rotary Reconstruction Project. These impacts will continue every   …Continue Reading Methuen Rotary: October Traffic Updates

Baker-Polito Administration Awards Complete Streets Funding for Road, Sidewalk and Bike Infrastructure Upgrades in 22 Communities Posted on Oct 1

Baker-Polito Administration Awards Complete Streets Funding for Road, Sidewalk and Bike Infrastructure Upgrades in 22 Communities

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, members of the Legislature, and local officials announced the third round of awards through the Complete Streets Funding Program. A ceremony was held in Chelmsford to formally award a total of $7.8   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Awards Complete Streets Funding for Road, Sidewalk and Bike Infrastructure Upgrades in 22 Communities

Former Highway Administrator Tinlin Named Transportation Manager of the Year Posted on Sep 29

Former Highway Administrator Tinlin Named Transportation Manager of the Year

MassDOT is pleased to announce that former Highway Administrator Thomas J. Tinlin has been named 2017 Professional Transportation Manager of the Year by the American Public Works Association (APWA). “We’re incredibly proud of Tom and the well-deserved recognition of all he accomplished as Massachusetts Highway   …Continue Reading Former Highway Administrator Tinlin Named Transportation Manager of the Year

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Renaming of Jamaicaway Bridge to Honor Alexander and Brian Arredondo Posted on Sep 28

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Renaming of Jamaicaway Bridge to Honor Alexander and Brian Arredondo

Governor Charlie Baker today joined parents Carlos Arredondo and Victoria Foley, MassDOT Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, Secretary of Veterans’ Services Francisco Ureña, members of the Massachusetts Legislature, and local leaders to celebrate the naming of a bridge in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Renaming of Jamaicaway Bridge to Honor Alexander and Brian Arredondo

Braintree: Route 3 North Bridge Replacement Completed Posted on Sep 25

Braintree: Route 3 North Bridge Replacement Completed

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that its accelerated replacement of the Route 3 northbound bridge in Braintree was completed at approximately 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 24, several hours ahead of schedule as work was expected to be completed by 5 a.m., Monday,   …Continue Reading Braintree: Route 3 North Bridge Replacement Completed

Braintree: Route 3 Bridge Replacement Upcoming Weekend Impacts Posted on Sep 21

Braintree: Route 3 Bridge Replacement Upcoming Weekend Impacts

MassDOT held a news conference today to underscore the traffic impacts of the Route 3 Bridge Replacement Project which will mean detours and lane reductions on Route 3 in Braintree this weekend, September 22-25 and during the weekend of October 13-16. For this $6.3 million project,   …Continue Reading Braintree: Route 3 Bridge Replacement Upcoming Weekend Impacts

Somerville: Sullivan Square Transportation Public Forum September 25th Posted on Sep 19

Somerville: Sullivan Square Transportation Public Forum September 25th

Do you live, work, socialize or commute in and around Sullivan Square? Are you interested in helping weigh options  for future transportation improvements in the area? Join MassDOT, the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC), and the cities of Boston, Everett, and Somerville for an interactive   …Continue Reading Somerville: Sullivan Square Transportation Public Forum September 25th

Fore River Bridge: Four Lanes Now Open Posted on Sep 17

Fore River Bridge: Four Lanes Now Open

Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today joined Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, members of the Massachusetts legislature, and local officials at a news conference in Quincy highlighting the opening of the new Fore River Bridge to four total lanes of traffic on Saturday, September   …Continue Reading Fore River Bridge: Four Lanes Now Open

MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View Posted on Sep 15

MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View

Change your view! Exhausted from a long, stressful, and congested commuter view each weekday? Change  your view. Join the thousands of Massachusetts commuters who are opting to switch from a single occupancy vehicle to a more sustainable mode of transportation on September 22nd as part   …Continue Reading MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View