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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

MBTA: First Pair of Orange Line Cars Complete Posted on Dec 18

MBTA: First Pair of Orange Line Cars Complete

Governor Charlie Baker and Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno were joined by MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack, MBTA Interim General Manager Jeffrey Gonneville, and CRRC MA Chairman & President Jia Bo, at CRRC MA’s manufacturing facility to mark the on-time completion of the first pair of Orange   …Continue Reading MBTA: First Pair of Orange Line Cars Complete

Kathleen Murtagh Appointed to MassDOT Board of Directors Posted on Dec 18

Kathleen Murtagh Appointed to MassDOT Board of Directors

MassDOT has announced the appointment of Kathleen M. Murtagh, P.E. to the MassDOT Board of Directors as a replacement for outgoing Director Ruth Bonsignore. “On behalf of the MassDOT Board, I wish to welcome Kathleen Murtagh to our team,” said Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie   …Continue Reading Kathleen Murtagh Appointed to MassDOT Board of Directors

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Community Transit Grant Program Awards Posted on Dec 12

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Community Transit Grant Program Awards

The Baker-Polito Administration is pleased to announce a total of $10.2 million dollars for cities, towns and non-profits to use under the Community Transit Grant Program administered by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT).  The competitive grant program awards money to be used for transit   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Announces Community Transit Grant Program Awards

MassDOT Opens Application Period for Additional Regional Transit Authority Funding Posted on Nov 7

MassDOT Opens Application Period for Additional Regional Transit Authority Funding

MassDOT has announced it is now accepting applications from Regional Transit Authorities (RTA) for additional funding in Fiscal Year 2019, totaling $4 million, to implement best practices and innovative services to benefit customers. This selection process will consider factors such as whether RTA projects will   …Continue Reading MassDOT Opens Application Period for Additional Regional Transit Authority Funding

Nantucket Regional Transit Authority Provides Winter Service Posted on Oct 10

Nantucket Regional Transit Authority Provides Winter Service

MassDOT Rail & Transit Deputy Administrator Thomas Schiavone joined ceremonies in late September to celebrate the beginning of winter service for the Nantucket Regional Transit Authority (NRTA). Since beginning service in 1995, NRTA buses stopped operating after the end of the “summer” season, in recent   …Continue Reading Nantucket Regional Transit Authority Provides Winter Service

Littleton and Westford: New Commuter Rail Shuttle Service Posted on Jun 3

Littleton and Westford: New Commuter Rail Shuttle Service

The Montachusett Regional Transit Authority (MART) and local Transportation Management Association, CrossTown Connect, are pleased to announce MART’s newest transportation service, the Littleton-Westford Commuter Rail Shuttle. Beginning on June 4th, 2018, this shuttle will connect the Littleton Commuter Rail station with IBM/Littleton Common and businesses   …Continue Reading Littleton and Westford: New Commuter Rail Shuttle Service

Videos by Emerson College Students Premiere in MBTA Stations Posted on May 29

The MBTA today is premiering video content that was written, directed, filmed, and produced by Emerson College students in collaboration with T staff on in-station Outfront digital boards. “This project is a positive for the T in so many ways,” said MBTA General Manager Luis   …Continue Reading Videos by Emerson College Students Premiere in MBTA Stations

Draft 2019-2023 State Transportation Improvement Program Posted on May 15

Draft 2019-2023 State Transportation Improvement Program

MassDOT announces the release of the draft State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) for Federal Fiscal Years (FFY) 2019-2023 and welcomes public comment until June 4, 2018. The STIP is a five-year investment program that prioritizes federal funds for improvements to our roadways, bridges, transit systems,   …Continue Reading Draft 2019-2023 State Transportation Improvement Program

MassDOT Safety Campaign: Scan the Street for Wheels and Feet! Posted on Apr 27

In Massachusetts, 1 in 4 deaths in motor vehicle crashes involve people walking or bicycling. Scan the street for wheels and feet, and do your part to help stop these crashes. One quick scan can make you, and those around you, safer on the road.   …Continue Reading MassDOT Safety Campaign: Scan the Street for Wheels and Feet!