As the lucky millionth account, Givins will be awarded by MassDOT's Secretary of Transportation a traveling gift pack including: $100 in the Givins Fast Lane account from Citizens Bank, a Dunkin Donuts gift card, Gulf gas card, and a month's worth of McCafe beverages. MassDOT thanks Citizens Bank and gift pack sponsors Gulf Oil, MassPike Dunkin Donuts Franchise, and McDonalds.
Thanks to all one million customers for joining and using electronic toll collection. Fast Lane opened on the Massachusetts Turnpike in 1998, and through today has issued 1.6 million transponders to 1 million account holders. Fast Lane can be used at the Sumner, Ted Williams Tunnels and the Tobin Memorial Bridge. Fast Lane is totally interoperable with all E-Zpass roadways, currently available in 14 states, from Maine to West Virginia.
To join Fast Lane, please call: 877 627 7745, visit Fast Lane on the web or visit one of the convenient walk -in centers, East Boston, Natick and Auburn.
Plan Ahead: Holiday Weekend Travel posted on Apr 16
MassDOT encourages travelers to plan ahead, travel safely, and use public transportation where possible during the upcoming holiday weekend. Heavy traffic is expected due to Easter Sunday observances and Patriot’s Day/Marathon Monday, April 21. The heaviest traffic congestion on I-90 during busy holiday weekends is …Continue Reading Plan Ahead: Holiday Weekend Travel
Freight Rail Grants Announced posted on Apr 14
The Patrick Administration today announced the awarding of seven grants totaling $2.5 million for industrial rail projects as part of the 2014 Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP). The IRAP funding for the seven projects is being matched by more than $1.9 million in private sector …Continue Reading Freight Rail Grants Announced
South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacement Public Hearings posted on Apr 14
MassDOT will host Design Public Hearings in Fall River and New Bedford on the 25% design of four bridge replacements along the future South Coast Rail route. The bridge replacements will provide fast and tangible benefits to help expanding freight service and will also be …Continue Reading South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacement Public Hearings