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Monthly Archives: September 2017

MassRMV Officially Opens Remodeled Brockton Service Center Posted on Sep 12

MassRMV Officially Opens Remodeled Brockton Service Center

Registrar of Motor Vehicles Erin Deveney and Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter today officially opened the newly redesigned, and fully ADA-accessible, Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Service Center in Brockton. The newly renovated Registry Service Center exemplifies the Baker-Polito Administration’s focus on customer service, with more   …Continue Reading MassRMV Officially Opens Remodeled Brockton Service Center

MBTA: New GM Ramirez Travels System on First Day Posted on Sep 12

MBTA: New GM Ramirez Travels System on First Day

Luis Manuel Ramírez today officially joined the MBTA as the new General Manager/CEO. Ramirez traveled the MBTA system including trips on the Silver Line and Route 43 bus during his first day, greeting T employees and customers and visiting Dudley and Ruggles Stations along with   …Continue Reading MBTA: New GM Ramirez Travels System on First Day

MassDOT: Vote for All Electronic Tolling Posted on Sep 7

MassDOT: Vote for All Electronic Tolling

MassDOT is reminding members of the public to vote for the project to implement All Electronic Tolling (AET) on I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) as it is a finalist in the ongoing America’s Transportation Awards competition. The winning projects will receive $10,000 for a charity or   …Continue Reading MassDOT: Vote for All Electronic Tolling

MassDOT RMV Announces Redesigned New England Patriots License Plate Posted on Sep 6

MassDOT RMV Announces Redesigned New England Patriots License Plate

The MassDOT Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) announced today that a new, redesigned New England Patriots license plate will be available on Thursday, September 7, 2017.  The new license plate will be available at all RMV Service Centers or online at http://www.massrmv.com. A $60 registration   …Continue Reading MassDOT RMV Announces Redesigned New England Patriots License Plate

Bridge Projects Move Forward in Boston, Raynham Posted on Sep 6

Bridge Projects Move Forward in Boston, Raynham

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced that it has received $50.5 million in federal funding to invest in two upcoming highway infrastructure improvement projects in the State Transportation Improvement Plan. The two projects consist of replacing the bridge that carries North Washington Street between   …Continue Reading Bridge Projects Move Forward in Boston, Raynham

MBTA: Weekend Framingham/Worcester Trains Replaced by Buses September 16-17 & 23-24 Posted on Sep 5

MBTA: Weekend Framingham/Worcester Trains Replaced by Buses September 16-17 & 23-24

As the MBTA, with support from Keolis Commuter Services, makes infrastructure improvements to the Framingham/Worcester Commuter Rail Line, necessary construction work will mean that weekend train service between Wellesley Farms and South Station will be replaced with bus shuttles beginning Saturday, September 16, and continuing   …Continue Reading MBTA: Weekend Framingham/Worcester Trains Replaced by Buses September 16-17 & 23-24

MBTA Issues Annual Report on Flexible Contracting Authority Posted on Sep 1

MBTA Issues Annual Report on Flexible Contracting Authority

As required by statute, the MBTA has filed its annual report to the legislature regarding the waiver from Provisions of Sections 52-55 of Chapter 7 of Massachusetts General Laws for the use of flexible contracting, commonly known as the Pacheco Law. The bipartisan waiver granted   …Continue Reading MBTA Issues Annual Report on Flexible Contracting Authority