Post Content

Willenborg Aeronautics DA 21JAN10
Posted by Christopher Willenborg, MassDOT Aeronautics Division Administrator

The construction season is underway across the Commonwealth at the 37 public-use general aviation airports.  This is a very busy and important time of year for MassDOT Aeronautics as we strive to enhance the safety of our airports and preserve our airport infrastructure.  Earlier this month, I visited North Adams Airport where the full depth runway reconstruction project is underway.  I also had the opportunity to visit Northampton Airport, where the apron construction was recently completed and looks fantastic. 

During the last week of June and first week of July, we will begin much needed crack sealing and airfield markings projects at 11 privately-owned public-use airports.  Everyday the eight aviation professionals at MassDOT's Aeronautics Division provide the necessary aviation expertise for the successful completion of these projects. 

To learn more, I invite you to check out our third MassDOT Aeronautics newsletter, now available online

Written By:

Recent Posts

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Progress Continues posted on Jul 24

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Progress Continues

MassDOT and its contractor, the Joint Venture of White-Schiavone (JV), continue to make progress on rehabilitation of the Interstate 91 Viaduct (I-91) through Springfield. The contractor completed reconstruction of the center lanes of the highway last fall, and began Stage 2 of construction in November   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Progress Continues

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA, Traffic Impacts posted on Jul 23

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA, Traffic Impacts

MassDOT is reminding the public that travel impacts will begin next week throughout the Boston University/Saint Paul Street neighborhood of Boston along Commonwealth Avenue due to the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project. Drivers on Commonwealth Avenue, the BU Bridge and I-90 will see lane closings   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA, Traffic Impacts

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 50 Road and Bridge Projects Benefiting 56 Cities and Towns in Pioneer Valley posted on Jul 21

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 50 Road and Bridge Projects Benefiting 56 Cities and Towns in Pioneer Valley

  Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today joined Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver and MassDOT officials at a roadway reconstruction project to highlight over $135 million invested by the Baker-Polito Administration in Fiscal Year 2017 in 50 roadway and bridge projects impacting 56 cities   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates 50 Road and Bridge Projects Benefiting 56 Cities and Towns in Pioneer Valley