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Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Study Public Meeting Set Posted on Nov 29

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Study Public Meeting Set

MassDOT has scheduled a second Public Information Meeting on the I-91 Viaduct Study as follows: Tuesday, December 6, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, UMass Center at Springfield, Room 014, Tower Square, 1500 Main Street, Springfield The I-91 Viaduct Study is a conceptual planning study to   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Study Public Meeting Set

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Project Traffic Shift Posted on Nov 27

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Project Traffic Shift

On Sunday, November 27, at 6:00 PM, MassDOT expects to begin Stage 2 of construction for the I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project. During Stage 2, traffic on the I-91 Viaduct will be shifted from the outer lanes to the center, newly reconstructed lanes. Traffic on I-91   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Project Traffic Shift

Cape Cod Canal Study Public Meeting Set Posted on Nov 25

Cape Cod Canal Study Public Meeting Set

MassDOT is conducting the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study and has scheduled a Public Information meeting as follows: Thursday, December 1, 7:00pm, Admiral’s Hall at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Bourne. The purpose of this meeting is to provide information on future no-build   …Continue Reading Cape Cod Canal Study Public Meeting Set

Methuen: New I-93 Southbound Ramp to Open Posted on Nov 23

Methuen: New I-93 Southbound Ramp to Open

MassDOT has announced a new milestone in the Methuen Rotary Reconstruction Project. The new permanent on-ramp from Route 110/113 Westbound to I-93 Southbound will be open to traffic Monday November 28, weather permitting. Route 110/113 westbound traffic heading for I-93 Southbound will enter the dedicated   …Continue Reading Methuen: New I-93 Southbound Ramp to Open

MassDOT: Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel Posted on Nov 21

MassDOT: Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel

MassDOT advises Thanksgiving holiday travelers to plan ahead, utilize MassDOT’s many travel “real time” tools and use public transportation if possible to go to destinations. “Thanksgiving travel has increased each year for the past several years, and I would encourage the public to plan ahead,”   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel

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