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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

Governor Baker, Mayor Walsh Announce “Invitation to Bid” for Kneeland Street Parcels Posted on Nov 2

Governor Baker, Mayor Walsh Announce “Invitation to Bid” for Kneeland Street Parcels

Governor Charlie Baker, Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, and Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the release of an invitation to bid (ITB) for the proposed Kneeland Street Parcels Redevelopment Project in Boston, which include parcels owned by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), the   …Continue Reading Governor Baker, Mayor Walsh Announce “Invitation to Bid” for Kneeland Street Parcels

Toll Update: Demolition on Schedule, Customers Using EZDriveMA Posted on Nov 1

Toll Update: Demolition on Schedule, Customers Using EZDriveMA

MassDOT today announced that I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) toll plaza demolition and road reconstruction is on schedule and at 23 work zones the management, design and construction plans continue to be implemented. Since MassDOT activated All Electronic Tolling at 10:06 p.m., Friday, October 28, gantries have   …Continue Reading Toll Update: Demolition on Schedule, Customers Using EZDriveMA

Toll Demolition Proceeding As Scheduled Posted on Oct 31

Toll Demolition Proceeding As Scheduled

MassDOT has announced that toll plaza demolition is proceeding on schedule since the launch of open road tolling on Friday evening, October 28. Work continues 24/7 in 23 work zones along I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) with activities including the demolition of canopies, toll booths, concrete   …Continue Reading Toll Demolition Proceeding As Scheduled

MassDOT Continues Toll Plaza Demolition: Travelers Advised to Plan Ahead Posted on Oct 30

MassDOT Continues Toll Plaza Demolition: Travelers Advised to Plan Ahead

MassDOT is continuing to demolish the existing toll plazas along I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) and reconstruct the roadways as part of the transition to All Electronic Tolling, which was activated at 10:06 p.m. on Friday and processed over 1.4 million transactions since between Friday night   …Continue Reading MassDOT Continues Toll Plaza Demolition: Travelers Advised to Plan Ahead