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E-ZPass Sign Up Van September Visits Posted on Sep 13

E-ZPass Sign Up Van September Visits

MassDOT will bring the E-ZPass MA Sign-Up Van to the Chicopee Public Library in Chicopee on Wednesday, September 14 from 10 a.m., to 2 p.m. As the “go live” date for the new All Electronic Tolling System (AET) nears, drivers are strongly encouraged to sign   …Continue Reading E-ZPass Sign Up Van September Visits

Canton: I-95/Dedham Street Interchange Construction Moves Forward Posted on Sep 13

Canton: I-95/Dedham Street Interchange Construction Moves Forward

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation Board of Directors has approved a $44.2 million contract with SPS New England to reconstruct the I-95/Dedham Street Interchange in Canton and three bridges. The project will improve access to the Route 128 Commuter Rail Station and the University Station   …Continue Reading Canton: I-95/Dedham Street Interchange Construction Moves Forward

Baker-Polito Administration Municipal Small Bridge Program Accepting Applications Posted on Sep 12

Baker-Polito Administration Municipal Small Bridge Program Accepting Applications

The Baker-Polito Administration today officially launched the $50 million Municipal Small Bridge Program, with applications being accepted through October 31. The program makes up to $500,000 per year, per municipality for administration, design and construction, available to communities to rebuild and rehabilitate critical local bridges   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Municipal Small Bridge Program Accepting Applications

MassDOT Regulations Proposed Amendments Public Hearing Posted on Sep 12

MassDOT Regulations Proposed Amendments Public Hearing

Pursuant to M.G.L. chapter 30A, MassDOT will hold a public hearing relative to proposed amendments to the regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation Highway Division 700 CMR 7.00 and 700 CMR 11.00 as follows:  Friday, September 16, 10:00AM-12:00PM, Board Room, 10 Park Plaza, 2nd   …Continue Reading MassDOT Regulations Proposed Amendments Public Hearing

All Electronic Tolling Public Meetings Continue, Sign Up for EZPass Posted on Sep 9

All Electronic Tolling Public Meetings Continue, Sign Up for EZPass

MassDOT next week continues public hearings on toll structure changes within I-90, (the Massachusetts Turnpike), and the Metropolitan Highway System, which includes the Boston tunnels and the Tobin Memorial Bridge. The proposed changes include changes in the toll structure and rates through the implementation of   …Continue Reading All Electronic Tolling Public Meetings Continue, Sign Up for EZPass

Cambridge: MassDOT Installs Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons to Improve Pedestrian Safety Posted on Sep 6

Cambridge: MassDOT Installs Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons to Improve Pedestrian Safety

MassDOT has installed two new pedestrian hybrid beacons at the intersection of Land Boulevard and Cambridge Parkway which are intended to improve pedestrian safety in the area. A pedestrian hybrid beacon is designed to warn drivers at an unsignalized location that they are at a   …Continue Reading Cambridge: MassDOT Installs Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons to Improve Pedestrian Safety

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Public Meeting September 13 Posted on Sep 6

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Public Meeting September 13

MassDOT has scheduled a Public Information Meeting for the Interstate 91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project as follows: Tuesday, September 13, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM, One Financial Plaza, 3rd Floor Conference Room, 1350 Main Street, Springfield Please join us for an update on the major construction   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Public Meeting September 13

EZPass Sign Up: Springfield, September 7 Posted on Sep 2

EZPass Sign Up: Springfield, September 7

MassDOT will bring the E-ZPass Sign Up Van to the Mayflower Senior Center in Springfield on Wednesday, September 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. As the “go live” date for the new All Electronic Tolling system nears, drivers are strongly encouraged to sign up   …Continue Reading EZPass Sign Up: Springfield, September 7

Labor Day Travel: Plan Ahead Posted on Sep 1

Labor Day Travel: Plan Ahead

MassDOT encourages the public to travel safely during the upcoming Labor Day holiday weekend, drive during lower volume times on major roadways, and use public transportation where possible. MassDOT suspends all construction work on major arterial roadways from 12 p.m., Friday, September 2, through the   …Continue Reading Labor Day Travel: Plan Ahead

MassDOT Implements Plan to Consolidate Longfellow Bridge Construction Stages Posted on Sep 1

MassDOT Implements Plan to Consolidate Longfellow Bridge Construction Stages

MassDOT has announced the implementation of a plan to re-sequence construction as part of the Longfellow Bridge Project by combining Stage 4 and 6 construction, a measure which the contractor White-Skanska-Consigli (WSC) assures will result in faster completion of the project, and bring full beneficial   …Continue Reading MassDOT Implements Plan to Consolidate Longfellow Bridge Construction Stages