Post Content

Traffic Cameras 2MassDOT encourages drivers to plan ahead and drive safely and commuters to use public transportation if possible, with the latest winter storm on the way. 

EVENING COMMUTE:  MassDOT encourages driving commuters to leave plenty of time for travel in order to help keep the roads clear for local plowing crews as the storm intensifies during the afternoon rush hour. 

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:  MassDOT encourages residents to use public transportation whenever possible.  Visit MBTA on the web.  Locate Regional Transit Authorities here.

TIPS FOR SAFE DRIVING:  MassDOT has already begun preparing for the storm, with more than 4,000 pieces of equipment, including plows, sanders, and salt spreaders on the job throughout the Commonwealth as needed.  MassDOT winter driving tips are online

TRAVEL TIPS:  If you must drive during the storm, prior to departure view MassDOT’s live online traffic cameras here.  For updated weather predictions and snowfall totals, visit the National Weather Service website.

Written By:

Recent Posts

Martha’s Vineyard Drawbridge Nationally Recognized as Top 10 Project posted on Sep 28

Martha’s Vineyard Drawbridge Nationally Recognized as Top 10 Project

MassDOT announced that ROADS & BRIDGES magazine has named the Lagoon Pond Drawbridge on Martha’s Vineyard to its list of Top 10 Bridge Projects for 2016. A $43.7 million project, the Lagoon Pond Drawbridge is a 350-foot bascule bridge that it is opened and closed   …Continue Reading Martha’s Vineyard Drawbridge Nationally Recognized as Top 10 Project

MassDOT Activates Real Time Traffic Displays on Interstate 195 posted on Sep 27

MassDOT Activates Real Time Traffic Displays on Interstate 195

MassDOT announced the expansion of its Real Time Traffic System (Go-Time) with additional displays along 40 miles of Interstate 195, from Seekonk to Wareham. This expansion will include 10 signs, providing travel times to 20 destinations, (12 of these 20 destinations will be displaying travel   …Continue Reading MassDOT Activates Real Time Traffic Displays on Interstate 195

Governor Baker Appoints Tim King to MassDOT Board of Directors posted on Sep 27

Governor Baker Appoints Tim King to MassDOT Board of Directors

Governor Charlie Baker today announced the appointment of Timothy King of Waltham to the MassDOT Board of Directors.  King currently serves as a Detective Sergeant for the Waltham Police Department and President of the Massachusetts Police Association. “Detective Sergeant Tim King has devoted much of his career to   …Continue Reading Governor Baker Appoints Tim King to MassDOT Board of Directors