The South Coast Rail Project will host two civic engagement meetings in Raynham and Fall River on September 14 and 17. An Open House will allow participants to talk with the Executive Office of Transportation project team about the recently released Economic Development and Land Use Corridor Plan as well as new ridership, cost and environmental data. A presentation will follow with opportunity for discussion. Meeting dates and locations:
September 14, Raynham Senior Center, 2215 King Philip Street, Raynham Open House – 5:30 to 6:30 pm; Presentation and Q&A – 6:30 to 7:30 pm
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
View the South Coast Rail Economic Development and Land Use Corridor Plan and project background information here.
Thanksgiving: Travel Safely! posted on Nov 24
MassDOT encourages Thanksgiving holiday travelers to check the latest winter weather forecast and plan ahead with the high volume of traffic on our highways and at Boston Logan International Airport expected this year. Highways are typically busiest on the Tuesday and Wednesday before and on …Continue Reading Thanksgiving: Travel Safely!
South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacements Move Forward posted on Nov 24
Governor Deval Patrick today joined Acting MassDOT Secretary and CEO Frank DePaola and local officials to announce a contract award for the replacement of four bridges in New Bedford and Fall River along the future South Coast Rail Line. The improvements will advance South Coast …Continue Reading South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacements Move Forward
I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced posted on Nov 20
MassDOT and the Massachusetts State Police announced the establishment of a new Highway Safety Corridor Program for I-495 through the towns of Chelmsford, Westford, Littleton, Boxborough, Bolton, and Berlin. The program posts public safety signs that read, “Highway Safety Corridor / Laws Strictly Enforced” at …Continue Reading I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced