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MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View Posted on Sep 15

MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View

Change your view! Exhausted from a long, stressful, and congested commuter view each weekday? Change  your view. Join the thousands of Massachusetts commuters who are opting to switch from a single occupancy vehicle to a more sustainable mode of transportation on September 22nd as part   …Continue Reading MassRIDES to Commuters: Change Your View

Moving Together 2017 Conference: September 28th Posted on Aug 29

Moving Together 2017 Conference: September 28th

MassDOT’s 2017 Moving Together Conference is scheduled as follows: Thursday, September 28, 7:45 AM – 4:30 PM, Boston Park Plaza Hotel, 50 Park Plaza at Arlington. This annual statewide healthy transportation conference offers attendees the opportunity to: Attend workshops and panels that highlight current pedestrian,   …Continue Reading Moving Together 2017 Conference: September 28th

Natick: Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Complete Streets Project Posted on Aug 24

Natick: Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Complete Streets Project

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito today joined Acting Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, members of the Massachusetts Legislature, and officials from the Town of Natick at a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the start of Natick’s $385,584 multimodal improvement project through the Baker-Polito Administration’s Complete Street Funding Program.   …Continue Reading Natick: Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Groundbreaking for Complete Streets Project

Bike Plan: MassDOT to Join Lawrence Ciclovia Posted on Aug 18

Bike Plan: MassDOT to Join Lawrence Ciclovia

MassDOT has announced that it is participating in the Lawrence Ciclovia event being held on Sunday, August 20 from 3 PM to 7 PM. Parts of Essex and Common Streets will be closed to cars but open to the public to enjoy biking, walking, skating,   …Continue Reading Bike Plan: MassDOT to Join Lawrence Ciclovia

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Update Posted on Aug 4

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Update

MassDOT crews and contractors are continuing to work 24/7 to replace the eastbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge that spans I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) and the MBTA Commuter Rail and Amtrak rail lines in Boston. As of 11 a.m., today: crews have demolished all   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Update

MassDOT Participates in SomerStreets Posted on Aug 4

MassDOT Participates in SomerStreets

MassDOT has announced that it will participate in the City of Somerville’s annual SomerStreets event on Sunday, August 6, from 2 PM to 6 PM. Between Davis and Teele Squares, Holland Street will be closed to motor vehicle traffic in order to accommodate pedestrians and   …Continue Reading MassDOT Participates in SomerStreets

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: Major Milestones Posted on Aug 1

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: Major Milestones

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project is moving forward on schedule: as of 11 a.m., today, crews had installed 34 of the new steel girders on the eastbound side of the bridge.  To allow for eastbound deck   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: Major Milestones

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: New Steel Being Installed Posted on Jul 31

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: New Steel Being Installed

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project is on schedule: as of 11 a.m., today, Monday, crews had installed 11 of the new girders on the eastbound side of the bridge, two lanes in each direction on I-90   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge: New Steel Being Installed

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project on Schedule Posted on Jul 30

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project on Schedule

MassDOT announced that the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement Project is on schedule: as of 2 p.m. Sunday, July 30th, two-thirds of the inbound deck demolition had been completed and all MBTA Green Line B infrastructure on the deck had been removed. For the Monday morning   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project on Schedule

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Underway Posted on Jul 29

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Underway

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has started demolishing the eastbound section of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge that spans I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) and the railroad tracks in Boston, and will continue these operations through the weekend and then remove logistics so that two lanes in each direction   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Demolition Underway