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Casey Arborway Project Public Meeting December 6th Posted on Nov 27

Casey Arborway Project Public Meeting December 6th

MassDOT has scheduled a Casey Arborway Project Construction Update Public Meeting as follows: Wednesday, December 6, 6:30-8:30PM, Boston English High School Auditorium, 144 McBride Street, Jamaica Plain The meeting will focus on the integration of a new, permanent canopy to provide shelter to waiting riders   …Continue Reading Casey Arborway Project Public Meeting December 6th

Nantucket Multi-Use Path Completed Posted on Nov 22

Nantucket Multi-Use Path Completed

MassDOT Highway Division District 5 has announced that the multi-use pedestrian and bicycle path project, from Washington Street to Orange Street, on Nantucket is now complete. The path was constructed along an abandoned railroad berm between Goose Pond and Nantucket Harbor. The $2.4 million project   …Continue Reading Nantucket Multi-Use Path Completed

Governor Baker Urges Holiday Travel Caution, Highlights Road Safety Initiatives Posted on Nov 21

Governor Baker Urges Holiday Travel Caution, Highlights Road Safety Initiatives

In advance of the Thanksgiving Holiday and travel period, Governor Charlie Baker today joined Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack to highlight a package of new and existing legislative proposals to promote safety on Massachusetts roadways, including support for pending legislation to reduce distracted and impaired   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Urges Holiday Travel Caution, Highlights Road Safety Initiatives

Thanksgiving Travel: Plan Ahead Posted on Nov 21

Thanksgiving Travel: Plan Ahead

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is reminding members of the public to plan ahead for Thanksgiving holiday travel, use the appropriate technology resources to make informed decisions, and consider public transportation if traveling to locations such as Logan airport. “We know from previous years that   …Continue Reading Thanksgiving Travel: Plan Ahead

MassDOT, Massport, MBTA Ready for Thanksgiving Travel Posted on Nov 15

MassDOT, Massport, MBTA Ready for Thanksgiving Travel

The Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport), the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) and the MBTA spoke today at South Station about what to expect this holiday travel season and some travel tips to use during the nation’s busiest travel season. The roads and skies are expected   …Continue Reading MassDOT, Massport, MBTA Ready for Thanksgiving Travel

I-90 Allston Interchange Improvement Project Update Posted on Nov 14

I-90 Allston Interchange Improvement Project Update

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation Board of Directors and the MBTA Fiscal Management and Control Board received an update regarding the status of the project to replace the deteriorated I-90 Viaduct which carries several lanes of highway traffic over Boston’s Allston neighborhood into and out   …Continue Reading I-90 Allston Interchange Improvement Project Update

MassDOT: All Electronic Tolling Update Posted on Nov 13

MassDOT: All Electronic Tolling Update

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation Board of Directors today was provided an update regarding the successful transition to All Electronic Tolling following the ending of manual toll collections approximately one-year ago. Crews have reached the “Full Beneficial Use” milestone at the majority of the former   …Continue Reading MassDOT: All Electronic Tolling Update

Springfield I-91 Viaduct Project: Lane, Ramps Reopening Ahead of Schedule Posted on Nov 10

Springfield I-91 Viaduct Project: Lane, Ramps Reopening Ahead of Schedule

MassDOT is pleased to announce that an additional lane on I-91 south and multiple ramps that were closed for the I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project in Springfield will be reopening ahead of schedule. MassDOT and the contractor expedited the project schedule to reopen the ramps ahead   …Continue Reading Springfield I-91 Viaduct Project: Lane, Ramps Reopening Ahead of Schedule

MassDOT, MAPFRE Raise Awareness About Traffic Incident Response Week Posted on Nov 9

MassDOT, MAPFRE Raise Awareness About Traffic Incident Response Week

Every year more people are hitting the road. Whether it’s for daily commuting or long distance travel, the number of drivers continues to increase steadily throughout the country. Understandably, the challenge of road safety has become a top priority for states as we continue to   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Raise Awareness About Traffic Incident Response Week

Veterans Day Holiday: RMV Open, MBTA Normal Schedules Posted on Nov 8

Veterans Day Holiday: RMV Open, MBTA Normal Schedules

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is reminding members of the public to plan ahead for the upcoming Veterans Day holiday weekend and utilize the appropriate technology tools to make informed decisions if traveling. The Registry of Motor Vehicles Service Centers will be open with normal   …Continue Reading Veterans Day Holiday: RMV Open, MBTA Normal Schedules