Post Content

Traffic Camera Burlington October 31, 2011MassDOT crews today continue work in response to the weekend October winter storm, including treating state roadways for icy conditions, clearing roadway debris, and monitoring traffic intersections where power outages are affecting traffic signals. 

Crews will respond to icy spots this evening and overnight.  Please exercise caution during the evening and morning commutes.

As of midday Monday, the following state roadways are closed or impacted due to downed trees or power lines:

Russell – Rte 20 at Rte 23 Westfield Rd.

Monson – Rte 32 south of Cedar Swamp Rd to CT Line- Restriction on Trucks.

New Salem – Rte 20- now partially open to traffic in both directions

Boxborough – Route 111 at Harvard TL

Grafton – Route 122 – detour in place

Haverhill – Rte 110 at Whittier Rd. remains closed.
 
Other state transportation status updates include:

MBTA-  Commuter Rail Operations were affected during Monday morning's commute by downed trees, including the Fitchburg, Haverhill, and Worcester-Framingham Lines.  Watch for updates for the evening at www.mbta.com

Amtrak reports normal operations on the Northeast corridor.  Boston Logan International Airport reports normal operations.  The Steamship Authority, Woods Hole, is conducting normal operations.  Regional Transit Authorities are at or near normal operations with isolated detours caused by downed trees/road closures.

Written By:

Recent Posts

Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Final Section Open, Trail Now 12.2 Miles posted on May 23

Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Final Section Open, Trail Now 12.2 Miles

MassDOT is pleased to announce that the final section of the Ashuwillticook Rail Trail in Adams is now open for public use, making the trail 12.2 miles long. “The Ashuwillticook Rail Trail goes through some of the most scenic areas of Massachusetts,” said MassDOT Secretary   …Continue Reading Ashuwillticook Rail Trail Final Section Open, Trail Now 12.2 Miles

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: I-90 Lane Reductions June 3-5 posted on May 23

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: I-90 Lane Reductions June 3-5

As part of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project, “dry run” lane reductions on I-90 have been scheduled during the weekend of June 3-4 through early Monday morning, June 5. From 11:59 PM on Friday, June 2, to 5:00 AM on Monday, June 5, MassDOT   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: I-90 Lane Reductions June 3-5

MassDOT: Fourth Annual Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest posted on May 19

MassDOT: Fourth Annual Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest

MassDOT today announced the fourth annual statewide high school video contest – Safe Streets Smart Trips. The contest serves as an initiative within the Massachusetts Strategic Highway Safety Plan (SHSP) to promote safe walking, bicycling, and driving behaviors within the Commonwealth.  The contest began three   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Fourth Annual Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest