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Comprehensive New England Regional Transportation Maps Posted on Feb 27

Comprehensive New England Regional Transportation Maps

MassDOT today announced release of the first ever comprehensive New England Regional Transportation Maps. These maps show all privately operated rail, bus, and ferry service across New England and connecting services to New York State. MassDOT’s Rail & Transit Division developed the maps in coordination   …Continue Reading Comprehensive New England Regional Transportation Maps

Pothole Report: Call 857-DOT-INFO Posted on Feb 24

Pothole Report: Call 857-DOT-INFO

MassDOT again this year is enlisting the public’s help this winter season in reporting pothole locations on state roads, allowing repairs to be made as quickly as possible. To report a pothole, drivers are encouraged to call MassDOT’s Pothole Hotline at 857-DOT-INFO (857-368-4636). Potholes are   …Continue Reading Pothole Report: Call 857-DOT-INFO

MBTA Recovery Update: Friday, February 20 Posted on Feb 20

MBTA Recovery Update: Friday, February 20

Today, in coordination with MassDOT officials, Governor Charlie Baker’s administration, and the National Guard, MBTA officials announced that Red Line service has resumed from Alewife to North Quincy on the Red Line. Green Line Service along the E Branch also resumed this morning. Recovery Update   …Continue Reading MBTA Recovery Update: Friday, February 20

MBTA: Thursday, February 19 Update Posted on Feb 19

MBTA: Thursday, February 19 Update

MBTA and MassDOT Wednesday released a service restoration plan and stressed that reduced train counts due to the unprecedented winter storms will result in longer wait times and some crowding in the short term. While snow removal crews are making progress opening up service facilities   …Continue Reading MBTA: Thursday, February 19 Update

MBTA Service: Tuesday, February 17 Posted on Feb 16

MBTA Service: Tuesday, February 17

The MBTA will provide a limited schedule of rail and bus service tomorrow, Tuesday, February 17, 2015. Red Line service will available from Alewife to Andrew Stations with limited substitute bus service on the Ashmont and Braintree branches. Limited bus replacement service will be available   …Continue Reading MBTA Service: Tuesday, February 17

RMV, AAA Partnerships Expands to Burlington Posted on Feb 6

RMV, AAA Partnerships Expands to Burlington

MassDOT Registrar of Motor Vehicles Celia J. Blue and executives from AAA Northeast (AAA NE) today in Burlington announced the latest AAA Registry Services location to begin providing RMV license and registration renewal services to members. “Our model for delivering extraordinary customer service relies on   …Continue Reading RMV, AAA Partnerships Expands to Burlington

Safe Travel in Cold Weather: Plan Ahead Posted on Jan 7

Safe Travel in Cold Weather: Plan Ahead

MassDOT and the MBTA encourage commuters to plan ahead and take necessary steps to ensure safe travel during this week’s cold weather. If you are driving, be sure to Prepare Your Vehicle and bring Winter Car Supplies. Follow Safe Driving Tips and know what to   …Continue Reading Safe Travel in Cold Weather: Plan Ahead

Governor Patrick Rededicates “Governor Michael S. Dukakis South Station Transportation Center” Posted on Nov 10

Governor Patrick Rededicates “Governor Michael S. Dukakis South Station Transportation Center”

Governor Deval Patrick today rededicated South Station as “Governor Michael S. Dukakis South Station Transportation Center” in recognition of the former Governor’s devotion to public transportation and advocacy. Today’s ceremony at the newly-named South Station included the unveiling of a plaque on the corner of   …Continue Reading Governor Patrick Rededicates “Governor Michael S. Dukakis South Station Transportation Center”

RMV: Know Your Teen Driver Safety Facts Posted on Oct 23

RMV: Know Your Teen Driver Safety Facts

The Registry of Motor Vehicles during National Teen Driver Safety Week reminds us that motor vehicle crashes are the #1 killer of teens. Parental involvement can help reverse that trend. Know the facts: 1. Parental Involvement Did you know? Parents who set, monitor, and enforce   …Continue Reading RMV: Know Your Teen Driver Safety Facts

Braintree-Weymouth Route 3 Resurfacing Begins September 2 Posted on Aug 25

Braintree-Weymouth Route 3 Resurfacing Begins September 2

MassDOT Secretary Richard A. Davey in Braintree today announced that the Route 3 Resurfacing Project in Weymouth and Braintree will begin Tuesday night, September 2. Paving work will occur from Exit 16/Route 18 in Weymouth to the Route 3 connection with I-93 North and South   …Continue Reading Braintree-Weymouth Route 3 Resurfacing Begins September 2