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.
Highway Assistance Patrol Program: MAPFRE Sponsorship Extension posted on Mar 23
MassDOT is pleased to announce an agreement to extend MAPFRE Insurance’s sponsorship of the Highway Assistance Patrol program (HAP) through March 2018. This extension marks the 15th year of partnership between MassDOT and MAPFRE in providing excellent customer service and safe, quick clearance on the …Continue Reading Highway Assistance Patrol Program: MAPFRE Sponsorship Extension
South Coast Rail: Notice of Project Change posted on Mar 22
The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has filed a Notice of Project Change (NPC) for the South Coast Rail (SCR) Project with the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) Office on March 15, 2017. The Notice advances South Coast Rail as a phased project that …Continue Reading South Coast Rail: Notice of Project Change
Tobin Bridge Repair, Preservation Project posted on Mar 22
MassDOT will begin operations this week on an upcoming project to repair, clean and preserve by painting a section of the Tobin Memorial Bridge which carries Route 1 over the Mystic River and between the Charlestown neighborhood of Boston and Chelsea. MassDOT crews and contractors …Continue Reading Tobin Bridge Repair, Preservation Project