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Monthly Archives: January 2019

Boston: Construction Bids for Morton Street/Gallivan Boulevard Intersection Improvement Project Posted on Jan 10

Boston: Construction Bids for Morton Street/Gallivan Boulevard Intersection Improvement Project

MassDOT has announced that Fred Deroma & Son, Inc. is the apparent low bidder for its upcoming project to make roadway improvements to Morton Street (Route 203) and the intersections with Gallivan Boulevard and West Selden Street in Boston. Bids from five contractors for this   …Continue Reading Boston: Construction Bids for Morton Street/Gallivan Boulevard Intersection Improvement Project

Somerville: Green Line Extension Public Meeting Scheduled for January 30 Posted on Jan 10

Somerville: Green Line Extension Public Meeting Scheduled for January 30

The Green Line Extension (GLX) Project will host a public meeting as follows: Wednesday, January 30, 6:00 to 8:00 PM, East Somerville Community School Cafeteria, 50 Cross Street, Somerville GLX project officials will make information available regarding: The design status of 7 new GLX stations   …Continue Reading Somerville: Green Line Extension Public Meeting Scheduled for January 30

MassTrails: Applications due February 1 for Bike and Pedestrian Trail Projects Competitive Funding Posted on Jan 9

MassTrails: Applications due February 1 for Bike and Pedestrian Trail Projects Competitive Funding

MassDOT is reminding the public that February 1, 2019 is the application deadline for funding from the Baker-Polito Administration’s MassTrails Program, a competitive funding program which will allow municipal and public entities to expand and connect networks of off-road, shared-use pathways and recreational trails in   …Continue Reading MassTrails: Applications due February 1 for Bike and Pedestrian Trail Projects Competitive Funding

MBTA: FRA Approves Positive Train Control Program Extension to 2020 Posted on Jan 7

MBTA: FRA Approves Positive Train Control Program Extension to 2020

The MBTA announced at today’s Fiscal and Management Control Board meeting that it received federal approval for its alternative schedule and sequence for implementation of its Positive Train Control (PTC) Program. The approval, which was granted by the Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) on December 19, 2018,   …Continue Reading MBTA: FRA Approves Positive Train Control Program Extension to 2020

MBTA to Resume Special $10 Weekend Commuter Rail Fare Pilot Posted on Jan 2

MBTA to Resume Special $10 Weekend Commuter Rail Fare Pilot

The MBTA and its operating partner for Commuter Rail, Keolis Commuter Services, announced the special $10 Commuter Rail weekend fare pilot will resume on Saturday, January 5. This special weekend fare is available from the first train on Saturday to the last train on Sunday   …Continue Reading MBTA to Resume Special $10 Weekend Commuter Rail Fare Pilot