MassDOT Highway Division representatives were pleased to join federal, state, and local officials along with family members for today’s dedication in Fall River of the SPC Scott A. Andrews Memorial Bridge on North Main Street at the Route 79 overpass.
Specialist Scott A. Andrews of Fall River served in Afghanistan with the Army’s 618th Engineer company beginning in December 2009 and conducted 42 combat missions. He died while serving his country in Afghanistan in June 2010.
Scott’s family led the unveiling of the sign in his honor, joined by Congressman William Keating, Fall River Mayor William Flanagan, and former state representative David Sullivan along with veterans and Massachusetts National Guard representatives.
Students Celebrate Walk and Bike to School Day posted on May 4
Thousands of elementary and middle school students all over the Commonwealth walked and rode their bikes to school in celebration of the 7th Annual Massachusetts Walk and Bike to School Day. Nearly 300 schools participated in the event. “It’s encouraging to see so many communities …Continue Reading Students Celebrate Walk and Bike to School Day
Natick: MassDOT Breaks Ground on Marion Street Bridge posted on May 4
MassDOT today broke ground on a new bridge that will carry Marion Street over railroad tracks in Natick. The new bridge will feature a single superstructure with steel beams, concrete deck with asphalt surface on existing abutments, and a 6-foot wide sidewalk. Pedestrian access will …Continue Reading Natick: MassDOT Breaks Ground on Marion Street Bridge
MBTA Projects 12.8% Reduction in Energy Costs posted on May 4
The MBTA projects a 12.8 percent reduction in energy costs for the 2017 Fiscal Year, and expects to see additional savings during the next three years, according to a presentation made recently to the MBTA’s Fiscal and Management Control Board. The cost savings are the …Continue Reading MBTA Projects 12.8% Reduction in Energy Costs