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MassDOT Advisory: Federally Required Statewide Exit Renumbering Work Posted on Feb 25

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that it will begin installing new milepost-based signs for all exits on Interstate 95. The sign installation operations will begin tonight, Thursday, February 25, and are expected to continue through the week of February 28.   …Continue Reading MassDOT Advisory: Federally Required Statewide Exit Renumbering Work

MassDOT Announces $3.2 Million in Shared Winter Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards Posted on Feb 2

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the award of $3,236,762.78 in the third round of funding from the Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Winter Streets and Spaces program. The program, which was launched on November 10, provides technical and funding assistance to help Massachusetts cities and towns conceive,   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces $3.2 Million in Shared Winter Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

Baker-Polito Administration files for $200 Million in Chapter 90 local transportation funding, highlights Fiscal Year 2022 local aid proposal Posted on Jan 26

BOSTON — The Baker-Polito Administration today filed an “An Act Financing Improvements to Municipal Roads and Bridges,” which seeks $200 million in Chapter 90 funding to help all 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts improve transportation infrastructure and address needs within their local communities. Governor   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration files for $200 Million in Chapter 90 local transportation funding, highlights Fiscal Year 2022 local aid proposal

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Ice, Ice – Careful! How to handle black ice on the roadway Posted on Jan 26

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Ice, Ice - Careful! How to handle black ice on the roadway

The dead of winter is upon us in the Northeast, and while we may have had a slightly drier winter than expected, it’s imperative to be aware of what freezing temperatures can bring. The days of January into February are on record as being the   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Ice, Ice – Careful! How to handle black ice on the roadway

Governor Baker appoints Jamey Tesler Acting DOT Secretary following MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack’s appointment to the Federal Highway Administration Posted on Jan 21

BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito announced the departure of MassDOT Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, and appointed Jamey L. Tesler as Acting Secretary of Transportation. Secretary Pollack was announced today as Deputy Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration for the   …Continue Reading Governor Baker appoints Jamey Tesler Acting DOT Secretary following MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack’s appointment to the Federal Highway Administration

Baker-Polito Administration announces $8.6 million for Municipalities, Councils on Aging, other eligible entities for transit operating costs, capital needs & transit mobility Posted on Jan 7

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration announced today a total of $8.6 million for cities, towns, and nonprofit organizations to use under the Community Transit Grant Program administered by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT). The annual competitive grant program awards money to be used for transit   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration announces $8.6 million for Municipalities, Councils on Aging, other eligible entities for transit operating costs, capital needs & transit mobility

MassDOT announces $3 Million in Shared Winter Streets and Spaces Program awards Posted on Dec 28

  BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the award of $3,053,464.41 in the second round of funding from the Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Winter Streets and Spaces Program. The program, a new phase of the Shared Streets and Spaces Program which launched in   …Continue Reading MassDOT announces $3 Million in Shared Winter Streets and Spaces Program awards

MassDOT Advisory: Holiday Travel Posted on Dec 22

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is reminding members of the public to plan ahead for the upcoming holiday season, utilize the appropriate technology tools to make informed decisions, and be aware there may be limited public amenities on trips due to the COVID-19   …Continue Reading MassDOT Advisory: Holiday Travel

Massachusetts, New England states, and D.C. commit to groundbreaking regional program to reduce pollution, invest in clean transportation Posted on Dec 21

Massachusetts, New England states, and D.C. commit to groundbreaking regional program to reduce pollution, invest in clean transportation

BOSTON – Today, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont, Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo and Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) committing to a groundbreaking multi-state program that will reduce motor vehicle pollution by at least 26 percent and generate over   …Continue Reading Massachusetts, New England states, and D.C. commit to groundbreaking regional program to reduce pollution, invest in clean transportation

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Sparkles and Ice, Driving Drunk is Not Nice Posted on Dec 21

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Sparkles and Ice, Driving Drunk is Not Nice

With our eyes on sparkly gifts and excitement building for the New Year, there is a national enforcement mobilization to raise awareness about the dangers of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. The holidays are known for being merry and bright, but they’re   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Sparkles and Ice, Driving Drunk is Not Nice