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Monthly Archives: November 2015

New Whittier Bridge Span Opens! Posted on Nov 6

New Whittier Bridge Span Opens!

Beginning early on Wednesday, November 4, drivers heading north on I-95 have had the opportunity to drive on the brand new Whittier Bridge northbound span. This is a major achievement for MassDOT and the Whittier Bridge/I-95 Improvement Project. If you frequent I-95 or travel to   …Continue Reading New Whittier Bridge Span Opens!

MBTA Survey: Choose Your Favorite App! Posted on Nov 5

MBTA Survey: Choose Your Favorite App!

The MBTA has launched an online survey that will allow customers to choose their favorite mass transit apps. The survey consists of 11 apps that participants can rate as their favorite. The 11 apps included in the survey were selected from more than 60 apps   …Continue Reading MBTA Survey: Choose Your Favorite App!

MassDOT Announces Initiatives to Improve Bike and Walking Options Posted on Nov 4

MassDOT Announces Initiatives to Improve Bike and Walking Options

Two initiatives to encourage more and safer bicycling options across the Commonwealth were announced today by Massachusetts Department of Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack at MassDOT’s annual Moving Together Conference in Boston. Secretary Pollack announced details of the Complete Streets Funding Program, which will   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces Initiatives to Improve Bike and Walking Options

MassDOT, MBTA Approve Parcel 13 & Hynes Station Deal Posted on Nov 4

MassDOT, MBTA Approve Parcel 13 & Hynes Station Deal

MassDOT and the MBTA have approved a real estate deal that will leverage more than $30 million in private development funding for the delivery of a state-of-the-art, fully accessible Hynes Convention Center Station on the Green Line in Boston’s Back Bay. The MassDOT Board of   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MBTA Approve Parcel 13 & Hynes Station Deal

Everett Transit Plan: Open House, Online Survey Posted on Nov 3

Everett Transit Plan: Open House, Online Survey

MassDOT is proud to introduce the Everett Transit Action Plan, an initiative to develop solutions for improving public transportation for the residents and workers of Everett. Everett is one of the only cities near Boston without direct access to rapid transit or commuter rail. There   …Continue Reading Everett Transit Plan: Open House, Online Survey

Lt. Governor Polito Celebrates Completion of the Burns Bridge in Worcester-Shrewsbury Posted on Nov 2

Lt. Governor Polito Celebrates Completion of the Burns Bridge in Worcester-Shrewsbury

Lieutenant Governor Karen Polito joined MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack and Congressman James McGovern along with state and local officials to celebrate the completion and official lighting of the new Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Bridge in Worcester-Shrewsbury. The bridge project was completed four months ahead of   …Continue Reading Lt. Governor Polito Celebrates Completion of the Burns Bridge in Worcester-Shrewsbury