Governor Deval Patrick this week met with Jeff Mullan prior to the Governor's appointment of Mullan as the Secretary and CEO of MassDOT, effective November 1.
Mullan will work closely with Transportation Secretary James Aloisi in the coming weeks to implement the Governor's transportation reform vision in the form of the new Massachusetts Department of Transportation, MassDOT, which begins officially on November 1.
In the video available below and on the Governor's website, Mullan promises a MassDOT that delivers quality, cost-effective services, seeks efficiencies in operations, encourages innovative ideas, and has a customer focus. He encourages the public's ideas and comment as transportation reform advances.
Methuen Rotary Project: Travel Impacts posted on Jul 22
MassDOT has scheduled upcoming lane closures as part of the Methuen Rotary Reconstruction Project. Beginning on Monday, July 28, 2014 until further notice, the I-93 breakdown lane will be closed from Exit 46 – Routes 110/113 to Exit 47 – Pelham St. on I-93 Northbound …Continue Reading Methuen Rotary Project: Travel Impacts
Tobin Bridge: All-Electronic Tolling Begins Monday, July 21 posted on Jul 18
Effective Monday, July 21, prior to the morning commute, tolling on the Tobin Bridge will convert to the all-electronic format. The new toll system will eliminate the need for customers to pay the toll in cash. The system is equipped to read E-ZPass transponders for …Continue Reading Tobin Bridge: All-Electronic Tolling Begins Monday, July 21
MassDOT Berkshire Rail Line Purchase posted on Jul 17
The MassDOT Board of Directors has authorized MassDOT Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey to execute an agreement to purchase the Berkshire Line from the Housatonic Railroad Company, a major step toward delivering passenger rail service between New York City and the Berkshires. The agreement …Continue Reading MassDOT Berkshire Rail Line Purchase