The current terminal building was constructed in the 1950's and does not meet current accessibility and building code requirements and is limited in meeting security screening requirements. Barnstable Municipal Airport is the 3rd busiest in the Commonwealth, with approximately 130,000 passengers last year. Barnstable Municipal Airport plays a critical role in tourism and is an important economic engine for the Cape and Islands.
The new 35,000 square foot terminal building will significantly improve the the traveling public's experience at Barnstable Municipal Airport and enhance economic development opportunities on the Cape. Learn more about MassDOT Aeronautics here.
Students Celebrate Walk and Bike to School Day posted on May 4
Thousands of elementary and middle school students all over the Commonwealth walked and rode their bikes to school in celebration of the 7th Annual Massachusetts Walk and Bike to School Day. Nearly 300 schools participated in the event. “It’s encouraging to see so many communities …Continue Reading Students Celebrate Walk and Bike to School Day
Natick: MassDOT Breaks Ground on Marion Street Bridge posted on May 4
MassDOT today broke ground on a new bridge that will carry Marion Street over railroad tracks in Natick. The new bridge will feature a single superstructure with steel beams, concrete deck with asphalt surface on existing abutments, and a 6-foot wide sidewalk. Pedestrian access will …Continue Reading Natick: MassDOT Breaks Ground on Marion Street Bridge
MBTA Projects 12.8% Reduction in Energy Costs posted on May 4
The MBTA projects a 12.8 percent reduction in energy costs for the 2017 Fiscal Year, and expects to see additional savings during the next three years, according to a presentation made recently to the MBTA’s Fiscal and Management Control Board. The cost savings are the …Continue Reading MBTA Projects 12.8% Reduction in Energy Costs