The Executive Office of Transportation will hold two public meetings in March to provide an update on the Green Line Extension project and seek public feedback.
The meetings will include an Open House from 5:30-6:30pm, where project team members will be available to answer questions. The meeting presentation will begin at 6:30pm, followed by a public question and comment period. Dates, times, and locations:
Monday, March 9, 5:30pm Open House, 6:30 Presentation
Brooks Elementary School
388 High Street, Medford
Wednesday, March 11, 5:30pm Open House, 6:30 Presentation
Somerville High School
81 Highland Avenue, Somerville
This long-envisioned transit project will extend existing service from relocated Lechmere Station through the municipalities of Cambridge, Somerville, and Medford, with an extension of the main line to Mystic Valley Parkway/Route 16 and an adjunct line to Union Square. Additional project information is available at the project website.
Thanksgiving: Travel Safely! posted on Nov 24
MassDOT encourages Thanksgiving holiday travelers to check the latest winter weather forecast and plan ahead with the high volume of traffic on our highways and at Boston Logan International Airport expected this year. Highways are typically busiest on the Tuesday and Wednesday before and on …Continue Reading Thanksgiving: Travel Safely!
South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacements Move Forward posted on Nov 24
Governor Deval Patrick today joined Acting MassDOT Secretary and CEO Frank DePaola and local officials to announce a contract award for the replacement of four bridges in New Bedford and Fall River along the future South Coast Rail Line. The improvements will advance South Coast …Continue Reading South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacements Move Forward
I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced posted on Nov 20
MassDOT and the Massachusetts State Police announced the establishment of a new Highway Safety Corridor Program for I-495 through the towns of Chelmsford, Westford, Littleton, Boxborough, Bolton, and Berlin. The program posts public safety signs that read, “Highway Safety Corridor / Laws Strictly Enforced” at …Continue Reading I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced