The $300,000 capital allocation will fund the Town's initial design of the Route 109 project, which includes roadway resurfacing and safety-related traffic signal intersection improvements along with new sidewalks, street lighting and streetscape enhancements. The design funds are critical to moving the project forward to construction which is scheduled to begin in 2014.
The estimated cost of the Route 109 reconstruction is $10.9 million, with construction scheduled to begin in summer 2014. Visit MassDOT on the web to learn more about transportation projects across the Commonwealth.
MBTA: Refurbished Green Line Trolleys Returning to Service posted on May 22
The first MBTA Green Line refurbished trolley car was returned to service this week. T personnel are completing test runs on the next refurbished car to return to service in the coming days. These are the first of 86 that are being refurbished. All 86 …Continue Reading MBTA: Refurbished Green Line Trolleys Returning to Service
Travel Safely Memorial Day Weekend! posted on May 20
MassDOT encourages travelers to plan ahead and travel safely during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. The heaviest traffic is expected Thursday, Friday, and Monday afternoons and early evenings. Drivers are encouraged to make travel plans accordingly and if possible avoid peak traffic volumes between 1pm …Continue Reading Travel Safely Memorial Day Weekend!
Weekend Commuter Boat Trips Return May 23! posted on May 19
MassDOT Secretary & CEO Stephanie Pollack has announced that weekend commuter boat service will be provided for a second year between Hingham, Hull, Georges Island, Grape Island and Boston. Weekend service begins Memorial Day weekend and will continue through the Labor Day weekend. “Commuter boat …Continue Reading Weekend Commuter Boat Trips Return May 23!