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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

Phase One Work Completed at 6 Toll Plazas Posted on Nov 7

Phase One Work Completed at 6 Toll Plazas

MassDOT announced that I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) toll plaza demolition and road reconstruction activities are either on or ahead of schedule at all 23 work zones on the highway between the New York border and Boston. As of today, Interchange 2 in Lee, Interchange 3   …Continue Reading Phase One Work Completed at 6 Toll Plazas

Sullivan Square Public Forum Set Posted on Nov 7

Sullivan Square Public Forum Set

Do you live, work, socialize, or commute in and around Sullivan Square? Are you interested in helping to craft a vision for better transportation there? Join MassDOT, the Metropolitan Area Planning Council, and the cities of Boston, Everett and Somerville for an interactive public forum   …Continue Reading Sullivan Square Public Forum Set

Needham: Bridge Demolition Completed, I-95 Detour Ends Posted on Nov 6

Needham: Bridge Demolition Completed, I-95 Detour Ends

MassDOT announced that construction crews ended the detour of I-95/Route128 southbound at approximately 11:20 a.m. on Sunday, signaling the completion of the demolition of the “old” Highland Avenue Bridge in Needham as part of the I-95/Route 128 Add-A-Lane project. The demolition operations were carried out   …Continue Reading Needham: Bridge Demolition Completed, I-95 Detour Ends

Toll Plaza Demolition Update: On or Ahead of Schedule Posted on Nov 5

Toll Plaza Demolition Update: On or Ahead of Schedule

MassDOT announced that I-90 toll plaza demolition and road reconstruction activities are either on schedule or ahead of schedule at 23 work zones on the highway between the New York border and Boston. Interchange 2 in Lee and Interchange 15 in Weston Friday achieved the   …Continue Reading Toll Plaza Demolition Update: On or Ahead of Schedule

Toll Demolition: Milestones to be Reached Posted on Nov 3

Toll Demolition: Milestones to be Reached

MassDOT is pleased to announce that I-90 toll plaza demolition and road reconstruction activities are either on schedule or ahead of schedule at 23 work zones on the highway between the New York border and Boston and several sites are anticipated to be finishing the   …Continue Reading Toll Demolition: Milestones to be Reached

Needham: I-95 Bypass Detour This Weekend Posted on Nov 3

Needham: I-95 Bypass Detour This Weekend

MassDOT has announced that it will detour northbound and southbound traffic off I-95/Route 128 in Needham this coming weekend, beginning in the evening on Friday, November 4, and ending by the early morning of Monday, November 7. These detours are necessary in order to ensure   …Continue Reading Needham: I-95 Bypass Detour This Weekend

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Public Meeting Set Posted on Nov 3

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Public Meeting Set

MassDOT has scheduled a Public Information Meeting for the Interstate 91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project: Thursday, November 17, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM, One Financial Plaza – 3rd Floor Conference Room, 1350 Main Street, Springfield The public information meeting will provide an update on the major   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Public Meeting Set

Toll Demolition, Road Reconstruction Continues on Schedule Posted on Nov 2

Toll Demolition, Road Reconstruction Continues on Schedule

MassDOT is continuing toll plaza demolition and road reconstruction as part of the transition to All Electronic Tolling along I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike). MassDOT crews and contractors remain on schedule as they remove the existing toll plazas structures, fill in the tunnels underneath the toll   …Continue Reading Toll Demolition, Road Reconstruction Continues on Schedule