MBTA partnering with Radio 92.9 asks you to "fill a bus" with new toys and clothes for local children in need. The "Fill-A-Bus" drive MBTA bus is parked at JFK Station each day through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Or, drop off toys and clothes at these locations between the hours of 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.:
• Wednesday, Dec 16 at Government Center
• Thursday, Dec 17 at Harvard Square Station
• Friday, Dec 18 at Charles/MGH Station
The Fill-A-Bus campaign benefits Boston area charities, including the Freedom House, Roxbury Multi-Service Center, Yawkey Boys & Girls Club of Boston, and Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children.
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