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Monthly Archives: January 2021

Work on federally required statewide exit renumbering U.S. Route 3 SB will be completed on Feb. 2 Posted on Jan 27

Work on federally required statewide exit renumbering U.S. Route 3 SB will be completed on Feb. 2

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that the installation of new milepost-based signs for exits on two corridors will continue the week of Sunday, January 31. The sign installation operations will take place on U.S. Route 3 and Route 128 during   …Continue Reading Work on federally required statewide exit renumbering U.S. Route 3 SB will be completed on Feb. 2

Baker-Polito Administration files for $200 Million in Chapter 90 local transportation funding, highlights Fiscal Year 2022 local aid proposal Posted on Jan 26

BOSTON — The Baker-Polito Administration today filed an “An Act Financing Improvements to Municipal Roads and Bridges,” which seeks $200 million in Chapter 90 funding to help all 351 cities and towns in Massachusetts improve transportation infrastructure and address needs within their local communities. Governor   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration files for $200 Million in Chapter 90 local transportation funding, highlights Fiscal Year 2022 local aid proposal

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Ice, Ice – Careful! How to handle black ice on the roadway Posted on Jan 26

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Ice, Ice - Careful! How to handle black ice on the roadway

The dead of winter is upon us in the Northeast, and while we may have had a slightly drier winter than expected, it’s imperative to be aware of what freezing temperatures can bring. The days of January into February are on record as being the   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Ice, Ice – Careful! How to handle black ice on the roadway

Massachusetts RMV extends designated Wednesday appointment hours for customers 75 years of age or older through February & March Posted on Jan 21

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is pleased to announce it will continue to offer designated Wednesday appointment hours for customers 75 years of age or older through March 2021. Individuals in this age group are required by state law to renew their   …Continue Reading Massachusetts RMV extends designated Wednesday appointment hours for customers 75 years of age or older through February & March

Governor Baker appoints Jamey Tesler Acting DOT Secretary following MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack’s appointment to the Federal Highway Administration Posted on Jan 21

BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker and Lt. Governor Karyn Polito announced the departure of MassDOT Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, and appointed Jamey L. Tesler as Acting Secretary of Transportation. Secretary Pollack was announced today as Deputy Administrator of the Federal Highway Administration for the   …Continue Reading Governor Baker appoints Jamey Tesler Acting DOT Secretary following MassDOT Secretary Stephanie Pollack’s appointment to the Federal Highway Administration

Work on federally required statewide exit renumbering begins tonight on U.S. Route 3 Posted on Jan 20

Work on federally required statewide exit renumbering begins tonight on U.S. Route 3

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that the installation of new milepost-based signs for exits on U.S. Route 3, from Tyngsborough to Burlington, will begin tonight, Wednesday, January 20. The work is anticipated to be completed in two weeks. The milepost   …Continue Reading Work on federally required statewide exit renumbering begins tonight on U.S. Route 3

Baker-Polito Administration announces $8.6 million for Municipalities, Councils on Aging, other eligible entities for transit operating costs, capital needs & transit mobility Posted on Jan 7

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration announced today a total of $8.6 million for cities, towns, and nonprofit organizations to use under the Community Transit Grant Program administered by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT). The annual competitive grant program awards money to be used for transit   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration announces $8.6 million for Municipalities, Councils on Aging, other eligible entities for transit operating costs, capital needs & transit mobility

MassDOT Issues Final Report for East-West Passenger Rail Study Posted on Jan 5

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) today issued the final report for the East-West Passenger Rail Study, which examines the potential benefits, costs, and investments necessary to connect people in Western Massachusetts communities with Central and Eastern Massachusetts using a passenger rail service that   …Continue Reading MassDOT Issues Final Report for East-West Passenger Rail Study