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.
Lexington: Route 2 Bridges Project Update posted on Aug 21
MassDOT next week will begin preparations to replace the Route 2 Bridges over I-95 in Lexington by implementing a traffic shift on Route 2 east and westbound. The work to prepare for the shift requires lane closures from 8:00 PM each night to 5:00 AM …Continue Reading Lexington: Route 2 Bridges Project Update
Governor Patrick Announces Knowledge Corridor Line Purchase posted on Aug 20
Governor Deval Patrick today announced an agreement in principle allowing the Commonwealth to purchase the Knowledge Corridor rail line between East Northfield and Springfield from Pan Am Southern, a joint venture of Pan Am and Norfolk Southern. The 49-mile segment of rail is currently undergoing …Continue Reading Governor Patrick Announces Knowledge Corridor Line Purchase
Morton Street Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule posted on Aug 19
MassDOT announced the successful opening of the new Morton Street Bridge in Mattapan more than a full day ahead of the already accelerated schedule. The original structurally deficient bridge carrying Morton Street over the MBTA commuter rail tracks closed on Friday, August 8 for final …Continue Reading Morton Street Bridge Opens Ahead of Schedule