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Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Fanny Appleton Pedestrian Bridge Posted on Sep 10

Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Fanny Appleton Pedestrian Bridge

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito today joined Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, Department of Conservation and Recreation Commissioner Leo Roy, and local leaders in Boston to celebrate the Francis “Fanny” Appleton Pedestrian Bridge which crosses over Storrow Drive between the Charles   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Fanny Appleton Pedestrian Bridge

2019 Moving Together Conference: October 24th Posted on Sep 10

2019 Moving Together Conference: October 24th

The 2019 Moving Together Conference has been scheduled as follows: Thursday, October 24, 7:45 AM-4:00 PM, Boston Park Plaza Hotel, 50 Park Plaza The conference will include workshops and panels that highlight current pedestrian, bicyclist and public transportation topics. Attendees will be able to network   …Continue Reading 2019 Moving Together Conference: October 24th

MassDOT Releases State Bicycle and Pedestrian Plans Posted on Jul 19

MassDOT Releases State Bicycle and Pedestrian Plans

Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today joined Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, members of the Massachusetts Legislature, local officials, and transportation advocates at a groundbreaking event in Natick to release the State Bicycle Transportation Plan and State Pedestrian Transportation Plan and to celebrate the start   …Continue Reading MassDOT Releases State Bicycle and Pedestrian Plans

Allston Multimodal Project Public Meetings Set Posted on Jul 11

Allston Multimodal Project Public Meetings Set

MassDOT has scheduled Allston Multimodal Project Public Information Meetings as follows: Framingham: Thursday, July 18, 2019, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Framingham City Hall (Memorial Building), Blumer Room , 150 Concord Street. Worcester: Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Worcester Technical High   …Continue Reading Allston Multimodal Project Public Meetings Set

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $5 Million in MassTrails Grants for 71 Projects Posted on Jun 26

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $5 Million in MassTrails Grants for 71 Projects

Continuing efforts to support the state’s vast network of trails, the Baker-Polito Administration today announced $5 million in MassTrails Grants to 71 projects throughout the Commonwealth. The grants will provide assistance for the construction, maintenance, and improvements for a variety of public trails throughout the   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Announces $5 Million in MassTrails Grants for 71 Projects

MassDOT Celebrates Fourth Annual Safe Routes to School Awards Posted on May 30

MassDOT Celebrates Fourth Annual Safe Routes to School Awards

MassDOT, through the Massachusetts Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program, celebrated the successes of SRTS partner schools and community champions at a ceremony today at the Massachusetts State House. Award recipients were recognized for their efforts in fostering programs for students to safely walk and   …Continue Reading MassDOT Celebrates Fourth Annual Safe Routes to School Awards

MassDOT Selects 14 Municipalities for Safe Routes to School Program Awards Posted on May 10

MassDOT Selects 14 Municipalities for Safe Routes to School Program Awards

MassDOT is pleased to announce that a total of 14 municipalities have received infrastructure project awards through the Massachusetts Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Program. The selected projects are distributed across the Commonwealth, with at least one project located in each MassDOT Highway District. Projects   …Continue Reading MassDOT Selects 14 Municipalities for Safe Routes to School Program Awards

MassDOT Announces Bike Lanes to be added near Museum of Science Posted on May 8

MassDOT Announces Bike Lanes to be added near Museum of Science

MassDOT has announced the reconfiguring of lanes of travel on Charles River Dam Road in Boston and Cambridge, including the Craigie Bridge, in order to improve safety for the public. In June, crews will begin activities to reconstruct the roadway so there will be two   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Bike Lanes to be added near Museum of Science

New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett Advances Posted on Mar 27

New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett Advances

MassDOT has issued a “Notice to Proceed” to the contractor for the Mattapoisett shared-use path project.  The contractor will begin work on the path which will extend from Mattapoisett Neck Road to Depot Street. This new path will connect to the path that currently exists   …Continue Reading New Shared-Use Path Connection in Mattapoisett Advances

Boston: North Washington Street Bridge Walkway Closures Posted on Mar 11

Boston: North Washington Street Bridge Walkway Closures

As part of the North Washington Street Bridge Project, the Paul Revere Park Playground and Tudor Wharf Walkway will be closed during the daytime for approximately two weeks in order to assist in construction of the temporary bridge. The Walkway and Playground are scheduled to   …Continue Reading Boston: North Washington Street Bridge Walkway Closures