The South Coast Rail Project will host the second of two civic engagement meetings in Fall River on Thursday, September 17. An Executive Office of Transportation project team presentation will be followed by discussion. Meeting date and location:
September 17, Fall River Heritage State Park, Visitor Center, Davol Street, Fall River Open House – 6:00 to 7:00 pm; Presentation and Q&A – 7:00 to 8:00 pm.
More than 30 people from several communities including Attleboro, Norton, Stoughton and Raynham attended the first public meeting in Raynham September 14, viewing information about the proposed route alternatives and asking questions about topics including grade crossing safety and noise.
Learn more about the South Coast Rail project.
Plan Ahead for Holiday Weekend Travel posted on Sep 1
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Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest Reminder! posted on Aug 31
Calling All Massachusetts High School Students! MassDOT announces the second annual Safe Streets Smart Trips Statewide High School Video Contest. 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. …Continue Reading Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest Reminder!
Concord: New MBTA Commuter Rail Bridge to Roll into Place This Weekend posted on Aug 28
As part of the ongoing rehabilitation of the Fitchburg Commuter Rail Line, the MBTA is replacing the old railroad bridge over Route 62/Main Street in Concord with a new bridge to be rolled into place Saturday, August 29. The current bridge has low clearance and …Continue Reading Concord: New MBTA Commuter Rail Bridge to Roll into Place This Weekend