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Braintree: Route 3 Bridge Project Public Meeting September 18 Posted on Sep 13

Braintree: Route 3 Bridge Project Public Meeting September 18

MassDOT has announced that a public meeting will be held about the Route 3 Bridge Replacement Project in Braintree as follows: Monday, September 18, 6:30 p.m, Braintree Town Hall MassDOT’s project team will provide information about traffic impacts and construction operations. The project will require   …Continue Reading Braintree: Route 3 Bridge Project Public Meeting September 18

MassDOT: Vote for All Electronic Tolling Posted on Sep 7

MassDOT: Vote for All Electronic Tolling

MassDOT is reminding members of the public to vote for the project to implement All Electronic Tolling (AET) on I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) as it is a finalist in the ongoing America’s Transportation Awards competition. The winning projects will receive $10,000 for a charity or   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Vote for All Electronic Tolling

Bridge Projects Move Forward in Boston, Raynham Posted on Sep 6

Bridge Projects Move Forward in Boston, Raynham

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that it has received $50.5 million in federal funding to invest in two upcoming highway infrastructure improvement projects in the State Transportation Improvement Plan. The two projects consist of replacing the bridge that carries North Washington Street between   …Continue Reading Bridge Projects Move Forward in Boston, Raynham

Fore River Bridge Update: Two Lanes Open Each Direction by Mid-September Posted on Aug 31

Fore River Bridge Update: Two Lanes Open Each Direction by Mid-September

MassDOT  has announced that crews are expected to open the new Fore River Bridge to two lanes of travel in each direction by the middle of September, weeks sooner than originally anticipated as part of the ongoing bridge replacement project. In order to allow crews   …Continue Reading Fore River Bridge Update: Two Lanes Open Each Direction by Mid-September

Labor Day Travel Advisory Posted on Aug 30

Labor Day Travel Advisory

MassDOT encourages Labor Day travelers to make informed decisions, utilize all the available technology tools including www.mass511.com, and use public transportation if possible to reach destinations. “We advise everyone who will be traveling during the Labor Day weekend to plan ahead, check traffic conditions before   …Continue Reading Labor Day Travel Advisory

Moving Together 2017 Conference: September 28th Posted on Aug 29

Moving Together 2017 Conference: September 28th

MassDOT’s 2017 Moving Together Conference is scheduled as follows: Thursday, September 28, 7:45 AM – 4:30 PM, Boston Park Plaza Hotel, 50 Park Plaza at Arlington. This annual statewide healthy transportation conference offers attendees the opportunity to: Attend workshops and panels that highlight current pedestrian,   …Continue Reading Moving Together 2017 Conference: September 28th

Sumner Tunnel Toll Plaza Project Public Meeting Set Posted on Aug 26

Sumner Tunnel Toll Plaza Project Public Meeting Set

MassDOT has scheduled a public meeting on the Sumner Tunnel Entrance Reconstruction and Toll Plaza Demolition Project Update as follows: Wednesday, August 30, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., East Boston High School Auditorium, 86 White Street MassDOT representatives will provide information on the proposed design of   …Continue Reading Sumner Tunnel Toll Plaza Project Public Meeting Set

Natick: Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Complete Streets Project Posted on Aug 24

Natick: Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Complete Streets Project

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito today joined Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, members of the Massachusetts Legislature, and officials from the Town of Natick at a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the start of Natick’s $385,584 multimodal improvement project through the Baker-Polito Administration’s Complete Street Funding Program.   …Continue Reading Natick: Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Complete Streets Project

MassDOT Announces Winning Bid in Medford Property Sale Posted on Aug 23

MassDOT Announces Winning Bid in Medford Property Sale

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is pleased to announce that Combined Properties’ $6 million bid is the winning bid in the sale of the land parcel located at 300 Mystic Avenue in Medford. Combined Properties’ bid proposal includes converting this parcel along   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Winning Bid in Medford Property Sale

MassDOT All-Electronic Tolling Transition Recognized as Top 12 Project Nationwide Posted on Aug 21

MassDOT All-Electronic Tolling Transition Recognized as Top 12 Project Nationwide

MassDOT is pleased to announce that the transition to all-electronic tolling (AET) from manual toll collections on I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) has been recognized by America’s Transportation Awards as a Top 12 transportation project nationwide because of AET’s success in reducing traffic congestion and improving   …Continue Reading MassDOT All-Electronic Tolling Transition Recognized as Top 12 Project Nationwide