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Shovels will be in the ground in the next two weeks as work begins rebuilding more than five miles of Route 6 in Swansea between Seekonk and Somerset as part of Governor Patrick's Massachusetts Recovery Plan.   

The $3.4 million project is one of the first five shovel-ready projects with bids awarded under an aggressive timeline using federal stimulus funds under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Read the Herald News story.

Learn more about Governor Patrick’s Massachusetts Recovery and Reinvestment Plan here.  Information about Massachusetts’ transportation stimulus projects, including an interactive Google map is here. 

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