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Massachusetts Employers Recognized for Excellence in Commuter Options Posted on Mar 22

Massachusetts Employers Recognized for Excellence in Commuter Options

Today, the Baker Administration celebrated more than 220 Massachusetts businesses, colleges, and universities at the sixth annual Massachusetts Excellence in Commuter Options (ECO) Awards ceremony. Attendees were recognized for their efforts in promoting active, healthy, and sustainable travel options. The event, held at historic Fenway   …Continue Reading Massachusetts Employers Recognized for Excellence in Commuter Options

MBTA Partners with City of Boston to Reimagine Mattapan Station Bus Shelters Posted on Feb 19

MBTA Partners with City of Boston to Reimagine Mattapan Station Bus Shelters

The MBTA is partnering with the City of Boston’s second Public Space Invitational, a civic design competition that aims to reimagine our public spaces in Boston. The Mayor’s Office of New Urban Mechanics, in partnership with the Boston Art Commission and the City’s Streets cabinet,   …Continue Reading MBTA Partners with City of Boston to Reimagine Mattapan Station Bus Shelters

New Afternoon Commuter Rail Schedules Announced Posted on Feb 18

Boston – Due to a major Amtrak communication signal system failure, many MBTA Commuter Rail trains are unable to access or depart South Station until further notice. Passengers on the Stoughton and Providence lines will depart from South Station. Passengers on all other lines are   …Continue Reading New Afternoon Commuter Rail Schedules Announced

Statement from Highway Administrator Thomas Tinlin Regarding Vehicle Being Struck by Metal Cover Posted on Feb 13

The following is a statement from MassDOT Highway Administrator Thomas J. Tinlin regarding a vehicle being struck on Friday, February 12, by a metal cover on I-93 southbound near the exit of the O’Neill Tunnel in Boston: “Employees of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation work   …Continue Reading Statement from Highway Administrator Thomas Tinlin Regarding Vehicle Being Struck by Metal Cover

MassDOT Prepares for Winter Storm Posted on Feb 7

MassDOT Prepares for Winter Storm

  The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is preparing for a significant winter storm which is scheduled to arrive in some areas of the state overnight tonight and early Monday morning and which will bring blizzard conditions to areas along the South Shore as well   …Continue Reading MassDOT Prepares for Winter Storm

MBTA Annual Reminder: Check Charlie Card Expiration Dates Posted on Dec 23

MBTA Annual Reminder: Check Charlie Card Expiration Dates

With the end of the year approaching, it’s a good time for MBTA customers to make sure their CharlieCards will remain valid in 2016. CharlieCard users can check the expiration date on their card at any of the T’s hundreds of fare vending machines throughout   …Continue Reading MBTA Annual Reminder: Check Charlie Card Expiration Dates

MBTA Survey Results: Most Useful Real-Time Apps Posted on Nov 18

MBTA Survey Results: Most Useful Real-Time Apps

As part of the MBTA’s comprehensive plan to prepare for winter, the T is releasing the findings of an online survey in which customers indicated which apps they find most useful in their daily commutes. The recent survey collected 1,925 responses online. It asked people   …Continue Reading MBTA Survey Results: Most Useful Real-Time Apps

MBTA Video: Watch Concord Bridge Roll into Place! Posted on Oct 6

As part of the ongoing rehabilitation of the Fitchburg Commuter Rail Line, the MBTA replaced the railroad bridge over Route 62/Main Street in Concord with a new bridge rolled into place during one weekend at the end of August. Crews prepared foundations for the new   …Continue Reading MBTA Video: Watch Concord Bridge Roll into Place!

Lexington: Route 2/I-95 Project Update Posted on Sep 25

Lexington: Route 2/I-95 Project Update

MassDOT’s Route 2/I-95 Bridge Replacement Project moves forward in fall 2015 with upcoming work-related ramp closures. The Exit 52A ramp from Route 2 East to I-95 South and Exit 29A from I-95 South to Route 2 East will be closed from 8:00 PM on Friday,   …Continue Reading Lexington: Route 2/I-95 Project Update

South Boston Waterfront Sustainable Transportation Plan Posted on Aug 12

South Boston Waterfront Sustainable Transportation Plan

The South Boston Waterfront Sustainable Transportation Committee, including the leadership of MassDOT, the City of Boston, the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority, the Massachusetts Port Authority, and A Better City, today announced the action steps that are currently underway, or about to be underway, that will   …Continue Reading South Boston Waterfront Sustainable Transportation Plan