Transportation Secretary James A. Aloisi, Jr. and Registrar Rachel Kaprielian will moderate four Patrick-Murray Administration community forums in the next two weeks on choices facing Massachusetts in the current economic climate.
Registrar Kaprielian will moderate a forum Tuesday, May 12, 5:30-6:30pm, 70 Allen Street, Pittsfield.
Registrar Kaprielian will also moderate a forum Wednesday, May 13, 6:30-7:30pm, 8 Conway Street, South Deerfield.
Dates, times, locations and administration hosts for other forums can be found here. Summaries along with videos and questions will be posted following the forums.
Plan Ahead for Memorial Day Weekend Travel posted on May 24
MassDOT encourages travelers to plan ahead and travel safely during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. The heaviest traffic is observed during Thursday, Friday, and Monday afternoons and early evenings. Drivers are encouraged to make travel plans accordingly and if possible avoid peak traffic volumes between …Continue Reading Plan Ahead for Memorial Day Weekend Travel
MBTA: Hoverboards Not Allowed posted on May 24
Effective immediately, hoverboards are prohibited on all MBTA property, including stations, buses, subways, trains, and commuter boats. MBTA subway and bus personnel, along with Keolis Commuter Rail staff have been informed that customers with hoverboards shall not be permitted to bring such devices into MBTA …Continue Reading MBTA: Hoverboards Not Allowed
MBTA General Manager DePaola Retirement posted on May 24
Frank DePaola, P.E., who has served as General Manager of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) since February 2015, announced to staff that he plans to retire after his current appointment expires on June 30. Secretary of Transportation Stephanie Pollack thanked DePaola in a letter …Continue Reading MBTA General Manager DePaola Retirement