MassDOT Community Forums continue in April as part of the You Move Massachusetts Civic Engagement Initiative. The dates and locations are below:
Tuesday, April 6th, 9:30AM-11:00AM
State Transportation Building – 10 Park Plaza, MBTA Board Room, 3rd Floor.
Tuesday April 20th, 6:00PM-7:00PM
Hyannis, Intermodal Center
The April 6 meeting in Boston will include an overview of the MassDOT Aeronautics Division and Transportation Planning. The April 20 meeting in Hyannis will include an update on regional Highway Division projects along with a Regional Transit update. All community forums provide ample opportunity for questions and discussion.
Visit the MassDOT Information Center on the web to learn more about previous forum presentations.
MBTA: New Locomotive Now in Service posted on Apr 16
MBTA General Manager Dr. Beverly Scott today at Boston North Station welcomed the first of 40 new Commuter Rail locomotives as it was placed into service on the Haverhill Line. To replace existing locomotives between 35 and 40 years old, the MBTA is procuring forty …Continue Reading MBTA: New Locomotive Now in Service
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