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Registry: Annual Low Number License Plate Lottery Posted on Jun 14

Registry: Annual Low Number License Plate Lottery

MassDOT’s Registry of Motor Vehicles Division is now accepting applications for the 2013 Low Number License Plate Lottery. The annual drawing gives drivers a chance to win a plate from a low number cache that the Registry is able to make available each year.   “We   …Continue Reading Registry: Annual Low Number License Plate Lottery

Memorial Day Weekend: Safe Travel Posted on May 22

Memorial Day Weekend: Safe Travel

MassDOT encourages travelers to plan ahead and travel safely during the Memorial Day holiday weekend.  The heaviest traffic is expected Thursday, Friday, and Monday afternoons and early evenings.  Drivers are encouraged to make travel plans accordingly and if possible avoid peak traffic volumes between 1pm   …Continue Reading Memorial Day Weekend: Safe Travel

MassDOT Plan: Revolutionize Toll Collection Posted on May 20

MassDOT Plan: Revolutionize Toll Collection

MassDOT announced plans are underway to implement on the Tobin Bridge All Electronic Tolling (AET), a form of toll collection that saves drivers from both stopping and slowing down to pay their toll. MassDOT has scheduled a series of informational meetings to inform North Shore   …Continue Reading MassDOT Plan: Revolutionize Toll Collection

MassDOT, AAA Promote E-ZPass Posted on May 20

MassDOT, AAA Promote E-ZPass

MassDOT Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey and Registrar of Motor Vehicles Rachel Kaprielian today joined AAA of Southern New England to announce the availability of E-ZPass transponders at 17 AAA branches across the Commonwealth. “Expanding the avenues through which motorists may join the E-ZPass   …Continue Reading MassDOT, AAA Promote E-ZPass

RMV Prepares for Busy April Vacation Week Posted on Apr 12

RMV Prepares for Busy April Vacation Week

April school vacation days next week are among the RMV’s busiest of the year.  In preparation, MassDOT today again encouraged customers to do their business online if possible and unveiled new tools to help customers who must visit a branch better understand wait-times to plan   …Continue Reading RMV Prepares for Busy April Vacation Week

Licensing Guidelines Assist Veterans, Armed Forces Members Posted on Mar 18

Licensing Guidelines Assist Veterans, Armed Forces Members

Lieutenant Governor Timothy Murray today announced that all state agencies that oversee professional licensing within the Patrick-Murray Administration have established guidelines to assist members of the armed forces, veterans, and their spouses as they prepare and apply for jobs in Massachusetts.  The announcement is a   …Continue Reading Licensing Guidelines Assist Veterans, Armed Forces Members

RMV Attleboro Branch Adds Permit Testing Posted on Feb 7

RMV Attleboro Branch Adds Permit Testing

MassDOT Registrar of Motor Vehicles Rachel Kaprielian today joined local officials and announced the availability of driver’s license permit testing at the Attleboro RMV Branch, located at 75 Park Street.  The Attleboro Branch is one of two express branches in the Commonwealth that provide limited   …Continue Reading RMV Attleboro Branch Adds Permit Testing

Registry of Motor Vehicles Unveils MassRMV.com Posted on Feb 4

Registry of Motor Vehicles Unveils MassRMV.com

MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles Division has transitioned to a new website making it the first motor vehicle administration in the nation poised to accept advertising in order to generate new revenue. With more than 16 million website visits per year, the switch to www.massrmv.com   …Continue Reading Registry of Motor Vehicles Unveils MassRMV.com

Watertown RMV Event: Senior Drivers Focus Posted on Jan 28

Watertown RMV Event: Senior Drivers Focus

MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles will conduct an information session on issues facing senior drivers entitled “Shifting Gears” on Thursday, February 14, 10am- 12pm, Watertown Mall RMV Branch. The session will be held in the Mall just outside the branch office.  MassDOT RMV's Michele Ellicks   …Continue Reading Watertown RMV Event: Senior Drivers Focus

Secretary Davey: The Time to Act Decisively is Now Posted on Jan 22

Secretary Davey: The Time to Act Decisively is Now

Posted by Richard A. Davey, MassDOT Secretary & Chief Executive Officer The Pioneer Institute’s Jim Stergios has one fundamental point exactly right in his opinion article, “Lots of Art, Little Science in Transportation Plan.”  In his words: “let’s be clear that we do need new   …Continue Reading Secretary Davey: The Time to Act Decisively is Now