A Lexington, Massachusetts student winner as chosen in MassDOT’s Aeronautics Division State level judging of the 2014 International Aviation Art Contest “ Flying Saves Lives” has now been awarded First Place in the national competition by the National Association of State Aviation Officials (NASAO) in Washington D.C.
The entry submitted in the Junior category receiving First Place in the U.S. Aviation Art Contest: Jidapa Janpathompong – Fiske School –Lexington, MA. This student winner’s work and other national winners from the U.S. will be forwarded to Switzerland for the international judging.
The contest managed by NASAO is designed to motivate and encourage young people to become familiar with and participate in aeronautics, engineering, and science.
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