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South Boston: William J. Day Boulevard MassDOT, MassDCR Safety Improvements Posted on Aug 20

South Boston: William J. Day Boulevard MassDOT, MassDCR Safety Improvements

MassDOT and the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) are reminding members of the public that the schedule for upcoming MassDOT roadway work on William J. Day Boulevard in South Boston has been accelerated so that construction operations will begin on the evening of Monday,   …Continue Reading South Boston: William J. Day Boulevard MassDOT, MassDCR Safety Improvements

Baker–Polito Administration Celebrates the Newly Reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway Posted on Aug 16

Baker–Polito Administration Celebrates the Newly Reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation today held a ribbon-cutting event with state and local officials to celebrate the newly reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway in Dartmouth. Governor Charlie Baker and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito joined Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, State   …Continue Reading Baker–Polito Administration Celebrates the Newly Reconstructed Padanaram Bridge Causeway

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Reopened Posted on Aug 11

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Reopened

MassDOT is pleased to announce that at 5 a.m., today, the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge reopened to vehicular traffic and by mid-day today all lanes on the Boston University Bridge are scheduled to re-open.  On Friday, August 10, the MBTA Green Line B bus shuttles over   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Reopened

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA Green Line Service Resumes Posted on Aug 10

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA Green Line Service Resumes

MassDOT is announcing that the work to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge is progressing well and MBTA Green Line B trolley service is expected to be using tracks on the bridge this afternoon, and the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge and the Boston   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: MBTA Green Line Service Resumes

Sunday: I-90 at Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Restored to Four Full Lanes in Each Direction Posted on Aug 5

Sunday: I-90 at Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Restored to Four Full Lanes in Each Direction

MassDOT today announced that I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) in Boston is now open to its full capacity of four lanes in each direction and all on and off-ramps are now open, a milestone for the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project that has been achieved approximately 24   …Continue Reading Sunday: I-90 at Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Restored to Four Full Lanes in Each Direction

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder to Share the Road with Bicyclists Posted on Aug 3

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder to Share the Road with Bicyclists

The beautiful summer weather allows us to take advantage of many enjoyable outdoor activities, including bicycling. Bicycling can be fun and care-free, however, there are potential dangers when motorists, bicyclists and pedestrians share the road. MassDOT, along with the help of MAPFRE Insurance, want to   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder to Share the Road with Bicyclists

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project August 3 Update: On Schedule Posted on Aug 3

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project August 3 Update: On Schedule

MassDOT announced that work is on schedule on the project to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge as significant travel impacts are in place throughout the Boston region. I-90 in Boston will have two lanes of travel in each direction until 8   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project August 3 Update: On Schedule

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: August 2 Update Posted on Aug 2

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: August 2 Update

MassDOT announced that crews are continuing to work on schedule to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge while major travel impacts are in place in Boston. This includes lane reductions on I-90 in Boston, which is currently open to two lanes of travel   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project: August 2 Update

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project August 1: Continuing on Schedule Posted on Aug 1

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project August 1: Continuing on Schedule

MassDOT announced that work is continuing on schedule on the project to replace the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge. Today, crews are placing the last of the steel beams on the second span of the bridge, putting in place precast concrete deck panels, and   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project August 1: Continuing on Schedule

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Work Continuing Posted on Jul 31

Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Work Continuing

MassDOT announced that crews are continuing to reconstruct the westbound side of the Commonwealth Avenue Bridge as major travel impacts are in place throughout the Boston region. I-90 will have two lanes of travel in each direction through 7 p.m., for the peak evening commute, and   …Continue Reading Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Project Work Continuing