Free Turnpike FAST LANE transponders are now available at the Registry of Motor Vehicles office in downtown Springfield.
Beginning in April 2008, FAST LANE transponders were made available at selected RMV branches. Downtown Springfield now joins Beverly, Framingham , North Adams , Pittsfield , Springfield (Eastfield Mall), Watertown , Worcester and Boston Chinatown on the list of RMV offices with free transponders available. The RMV says nearly 8000 transponders have been distributed.
The RMV's online "Express Lane" now offers 18 services from renewing your license or registration to paying traffic citations and free online Fast Lane sign-up right from your computer.
Or sign up for FAST LANE at the Turnpike website.
MBTA: Strategic Plan Adopted posted on Apr 24
The MBTA’s Fiscal and Management Control Board (FMCB) today approved an MBTA Strategic Plan, a document that fulfills the FMCB requirement in its enabling legislation that required development of such a plan. This plan serves as a blueprint for institutionalizing the objectives and strategies needed …Continue Reading MBTA: Strategic Plan Adopted
Sumner Tunnel Toll Demolition Moving Forward posted on Apr 24
MassDOT is moving forward with toll demolition and road reconstruction operations at the existing toll plaza at the entrance to the Sumner Tunnel in East Boston. Work-related logistical activities at the Sumner Tunnel began last week including marking utilities and installing temporary signage and the …Continue Reading Sumner Tunnel Toll Demolition Moving Forward
MassDOT Announces Purchase of New Remote-Operated Rail Ballast Cars posted on Apr 20
MassDOT today announced the purchase of 20 steel ballast cars – hopper cars with gates used to dispense ballast onto train tracks – that will be used by MassDOT for projects which maintain and repair crucial rail infrastructure. “MassDOT is pleased to now have its …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Purchase of New Remote-Operated Rail Ballast Cars