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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!

Baker-Polito Administration Recognizes Employers for Excellence in Commuter Options Posted on Apr 18

Baker-Polito Administration Recognizes Employers for Excellence in Commuter Options

The Baker-Polito Administration today celebrated the efforts of more than 200 Massachusetts businesses, colleges, and universities in promoting active, healthy and sustainable travel options at their worksites.  At the eighth annual Massachusetts Excellence in Commuter Options (ECO) Awards ceremony at historic Fenway Park, the honorees   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Recognizes Employers for Excellence in Commuter Options

Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking Posted on Jan 30

Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking

Governor Charlie Baker today joined Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, local leaders and members of the joint venture of Meredith Management, Gerding Edlen, and TH Real Estate at a ground breaking ceremony for Phase I of the Fenway Center Development Project at 771 Beacon   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking

MassDOT Releases Draft State Rail Plan for Public Comment Posted on Jan 29

MassDOT Releases Draft State Rail Plan for Public Comment

MassDOT is seeking public comment on its newly released draft Massachusetts State Rail Plan, which articulates the Commonwealth’s priorities and proposed plans for passenger and freight rail investment over the next 20 years. Highlights from the draft plan include: A commitment to study east-west passenger   …Continue Reading MassDOT Releases Draft State Rail Plan for Public Comment

Governor Baker Creates Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth Posted on Jan 23

Governor Baker Creates Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth

Governor Charlie Baker today signed Executive Order No. 579 establishing the Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth to advise the Baker-Polito Administration on future transportation needs and challenges. The Governor named 18 appointees to the Commission, which will develop a range of   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Creates Commission on the Future of Transportation in the Commonwealth

MassDOT Announces Summer Internships Posted on Jan 22

MassDOT Announces Summer Internships

Are you a college student interested in an opportunity to gain hands-on transportation experience? The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced a series of Summer Internship opportunities for incoming and current college students. The full-time, paid internships are available to incoming or current college undergraduate   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Summer Internships

Martha’s Vineyard Transit Authority to Get “Greener” Buses Posted on Sep 26

Martha's Vineyard Transit Authority to Get "Greener" Buses

MassDOT and the Martha’s Vineyard Transit Authority (VTA) have been jointly awarded a $1.2 million grant for low or no-emission (“LoNo”) transit buses by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA). The grant award will be used to purchase two “LoNo” electric buses and an energy storage   …Continue Reading Martha’s Vineyard Transit Authority to Get “Greener” Buses