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Monthly Archives: September 2016

Baker-Polito Administration Municipal Small Bridge Program Accepting Applications Posted on Sep 12

Baker-Polito Administration Municipal Small Bridge Program Accepting Applications

The Baker-Polito Administration today officially launched the $50 million Municipal Small Bridge Program, with applications being accepted through October 31. The program makes up to $500,000 per year, per municipality for administration, design and construction, available to communities to rebuild and rehabilitate critical local bridges   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Municipal Small Bridge Program Accepting Applications

MassDOT Regulations Proposed Amendments Public Hearing Posted on Sep 12

MassDOT Regulations Proposed Amendments Public Hearing

Pursuant to M.G.L. chapter 30A, MassDOT will hold a public hearing relative to proposed amendments to the regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation Highway Division 700 CMR 7.00 and 700 CMR 11.00 as follows:  Friday, September 16, 10:00AM-12:00PM, Board Room, 10 Park Plaza, 2nd   …Continue Reading MassDOT Regulations Proposed Amendments Public Hearing

All Electronic Tolling Public Meetings Continue, Sign Up for EZPass Posted on Sep 9

All Electronic Tolling Public Meetings Continue, Sign Up for EZPass

MassDOT next week continues public hearings on toll structure changes within I-90, (the Massachusetts Turnpike), and the Metropolitan Highway System, which includes the Boston tunnels and the Tobin Memorial Bridge. The proposed changes include changes in the toll structure and rates through the implementation of   …Continue Reading All Electronic Tolling Public Meetings Continue, Sign Up for EZPass

Governor Baker, Lt. Governor Polito, Transit Officials Provide MBTA Reforms, Winter Resiliency Update Posted on Sep 9

Governor Baker, Lt. Governor Polito, Transit Officials Provide MBTA Reforms, Winter Resiliency Update

Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and Secretary of Transportation Stephanie Pollack today visited the MBTA’s Caddigan Yard near the Braintree MBTA stop as work commences this weekend on the second phase of Red Line winter resiliency upgrades and as the MBTA’s Fiscal and   …Continue Reading Governor Baker, Lt. Governor Polito, Transit Officials Provide MBTA Reforms, Winter Resiliency Update

Everett Transit Action Plan Community Meeting Set Posted on Sep 9

Everett Transit Action Plan Community Meeting Set

MassDOT has scheduled the final Everett Transit Action Plan Community Meeting as follows: Wednesday, September 21, 6:00 PM and 7:00 PM, Edward G. Connolly Center, 90 Chelsea Street, Everett At this final community meeting on the Everett Transit Action Plan, MassDOT planning staff will be   …Continue Reading Everett Transit Action Plan Community Meeting Set

RMV Low Number Plate Lottery Drawing Posted on Sep 7

RMV Low Number Plate Lottery Drawing

MassDOT announced that Registrar of Motor Vehicles Erin Deveney will host the drawing for the Registry’s 2016 Low Number Plate Lottery on Wednesday, September 7. The drawing will begin at 8:00 p.m., and a portion of the drawing will be broadcast “live” on WBZ AM   …Continue Reading RMV Low Number Plate Lottery Drawing

MBTA Names Transit App Best Public App Winner Posted on Sep 6

MBTA Names Transit App Best Public App Winner

The MBTA is pleased to announce its endorsement of Transit App as the best app for transit riders in the Greater Boston Area. The selection committee’s unanimous vote for Transit App echoes the sentiment of the tens of thousands of Boston transit riders already using   …Continue Reading MBTA Names Transit App Best Public App Winner

Cambridge: MassDOT Installs Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons to Improve Pedestrian Safety Posted on Sep 6

Cambridge: MassDOT Installs Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons to Improve Pedestrian Safety

MassDOT has installed two new pedestrian hybrid beacons at the intersection of Land Boulevard and Cambridge Parkway which are intended to improve pedestrian safety in the area. A pedestrian hybrid beacon is designed to warn drivers at an unsignalized location that they are at a   …Continue Reading Cambridge: MassDOT Installs Pedestrian Hybrid Beacons to Improve Pedestrian Safety

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Public Meeting September 13 Posted on Sep 6

Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Public Meeting September 13

MassDOT has scheduled a Public Information Meeting for the Interstate 91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project as follows: Tuesday, September 13, 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM, One Financial Plaza, 3rd Floor Conference Room, 1350 Main Street, Springfield Please join us for an update on the major construction   …Continue Reading Springfield: I-91 Viaduct Public Meeting September 13

EZPass Sign Up: Springfield, September 7 Posted on Sep 2

EZPass Sign Up: Springfield, September 7

MassDOT will bring the E-ZPass Sign Up Van to the Mayflower Senior Center in Springfield on Wednesday, September 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. As the “go live” date for the new All Electronic Tolling system nears, drivers are strongly encouraged to sign up   …Continue Reading EZPass Sign Up: Springfield, September 7