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MassDOT Encourages Presidents’ Day Travelers to Plan Ahead Posted on Feb 14

MassDOT Encourages Presidents' Day Travelers to Plan Ahead

MassDOT is advising members of the public traveling during the next several days to plan ahead, take advantage of MassDOT’s many travel “real time” tools and consider using public transportation this coming weekend if possible. The public should note that Monday, February 18, is a   …Continue Reading MassDOT Encourages Presidents’ Day Travelers to Plan Ahead

2019 State Employment Career Fair: April 5th Posted on Feb 13

2019 State Employment Career Fair: April 5th

Save the Date and register to attend the 2019 State Employment Career Fair for job seekers with disabilities, scheduled as follows: Friday, April 5, 10am-1pm, State Transportation Building, 10 Park Plaza, 2nd Floor, Boston. The Career Fair is hosted by MassDOT, Mass Office on Disability,   …Continue Reading 2019 State Employment Career Fair: April 5th

Winter Weather Travel Advisory for Tuesday Posted on Feb 11

Winter Weather Travel Advisory for Tuesday

MassDOT is advising the public that weather forecasters are expecting a winter storm to impact travel across the Commonwealth throughout Tuesday, February 12. Snow is expected to begin falling during the Tuesday morning hours in Western Massachusetts and the storm will move eastward during the   …Continue Reading Winter Weather Travel Advisory for Tuesday

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Remind Motorists to Show Appreciation for First Responders Posted on Feb 6

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Remind Motorists to Show Appreciation for First Responders

With Valentine’s Day approaching, February is the perfect month to show love and appreciation to those around you, including your local first responders: firefighters, EMS, law enforcement, tow truckers and patrol drivers from MassDOT’s Highway Assistance Program sponsored by MAPFRE Insurance. There is no better   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Remind Motorists to Show Appreciation for First Responders

Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study Public Meeting Set Posted on Jan 30

Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study Public Meeting Set

MassDOT has scheduled the fourth Public Informational Meeting for the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study as follows: Wednesday, February 13th, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Admirals Hall, Massachusetts Maritime Academy Campus, Bourne. The Study Team will present a summary of the traffic analyses, cost estimates,   …Continue Reading Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study Public Meeting Set

Governor Baker Appoints Chrystal Kornegay to FMCB and MassDOT Boards Posted on Jan 28

Governor Baker Appoints Chrystal Kornegay to FMCB and MassDOT Boards

Governor Charlie Baker today appointed Chrystal Kornegay to the five-member Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s (MBTA) Fiscal and Management Control Board (FMCB) and to the eleven-member Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Board. Ms. Kornegay, Executive Director of MassHousing, has held several senior management roles where she worked closely with members of the Massachusetts Legislature, designed   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Appoints Chrystal Kornegay to FMCB and MassDOT Boards

Baker-Polito Administration Files Legislation to Improve Road Safety Posted on Jan 22

Baker-Polito Administration Files Legislation to Improve Road Safety

The Baker-Polito Administration today filed legislation to improve road safety entitled, “An Act Relative to Improving Safety on the Roads of the Commonwealth.” The proposal makes a number of changes recommended in the Strategic Highway Safety Plan and updates existing statutes that were drafted before   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Files Legislation to Improve Road Safety

Winter Storm through Sunday: Plan Ahead, Minimize Travel Posted on Jan 19

Winter Storm through Sunday: Plan Ahead, Minimize Travel

MassDOT is advising the public that weather forecasters are expecting a winter storm to impact travel across the Commonwealth beginning Saturday evening and continuing throughout Sunday. Heavy wet snow is expected to begin falling on Saturday evening, transition to freezing rain and sleet in some   …Continue Reading Winter Storm through Sunday: Plan Ahead, Minimize Travel

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Make Safe Driving a Priority Posted on Jan 17

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Make Safe Driving a Priority

As we begin the New Year, it’s important to always strive to turn our resolutions into a reality. Start off 2019 right; resolve to practice safe driving techniques by curbing distracted driving and adhering to safe driving tips. You can help prevent common, but deadly,   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Encourage Motorists to Make Safe Driving a Priority

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Travel Advisory Posted on Jan 16

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Travel Advisory

MassDOT is reminding the public to monitor roadway and weather conditions, plan ahead, and recognize impacts if traveling or using MassDOT and MBTA services during the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday period. “Forecasters are predicting winter weather at times throughout the holiday period, and the   …Continue Reading Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Travel Advisory