You are invited to register now for the Moving Together 2011 Conference, scheduled for Wednesday, October 12, 8:30am-4:30pm, at the Boston Sheraton Hotel, 39 Dalton Street.
Moving Together 2011, the Commonwealth’s annual statewide walking and bicycling conference will focus on “Advancing Healthy Transportation with GreenDOT.”
GreenDOT is the Massachusetts Department of Transportation sustainability policy that establishes promotion of the healthy transportation modes of walking, bicycling and transit as a top goal.
Last year’s Moving Together attendance doubled to 300 people that included local & state officials, community leaders & board members, planners, transportation engineers, landscape architects, public health & environmental professionals, advocates, educators and consultants who were all focused on bicycle and pedestrian transportation.
Register now for Moving Together, the premier venue to collaborate, learn, advocate and network on healthy transportation in the Commonwealth. For more information and to see the workshops visit the Moving Together 2011 website or mass.gov/baystateroads.
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