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Sumner Tunnel Swing Lane Returning to Pre-COVID Operations Posted on May 5

Sumner Tunnel Swing Lane Returning to Pre-COVID Operations

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that the Sumner Tunnel “swing lane” will return to a pre-COVID operation schedule on Monday, May 10, 2021. The swing lane will be activated weekdays, Monday through Friday, from 5:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., and will have scheduled adjusted openings on holidays and special events, as needed. This lane is utilized to accommodate returning traffic volumes on Route 1A.

Statewide Exit Renumbering Work Update Posted on May 5

Statewide Exit Renumbering Work Update

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the status of new milepost-based signs at various locations on Interstate 93 northbound and southbound between Boston and Methuen. The sign installation operations are continuing nightly during overnight hours from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. the following morning. The work is expected to be completed in approximately four weeks.

MassDOT Advisory: Statewide Exit Renumbering Project Posted on Mar 2

MassDOT Advisory: Statewide Exit Renumbering Project

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that it will begin installing new milepost-based signs for all exits on Interstate 91, from the Vermont border to the Connecticut border, tomorrow, Wednesday, March 3.  The milepost sign installation operations will take place during   …Continue Reading MassDOT Advisory: Statewide Exit Renumbering Project

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance invite you virtually to “hug” a First Responder! Posted on Feb 26

MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance invite you virtually to “hug” a First Responder!

It’s hard to believe that it has been almost a full year since the COVID-19 pandemic arrived in our nation. Although it has been a very difficult year for many Americans, it is within these difficult times where we must recognize the heroes who worked   …Continue Reading MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance invite you virtually to “hug” a First Responder!

Temporary lane closures on I-93 SB for bridge repairs Posted on Feb 25

WILMINGTON– The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that it will be implementing temporary weekend closures of the two right travel lanes on Interstate 93 southbound near exit 41 (Route 125) in Wilmington. The lanes will be closed from 8:00 p.m. on Friday, February   …Continue Reading Temporary lane closures on I-93 SB for bridge repairs

MassDOT issues Presidents Day travel advisory Posted on Feb 12

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is advising the public that on Monday, February 15, Presidents’ Day, state government offices will be closed including the Registry of Motor Vehicles Customer Service Center locations. MassDOT encourages anyone traveling during this holiday period to monitor roadway   …Continue Reading MassDOT issues Presidents Day travel advisory

Exit renumbering operations have been completed on nine statewide corridors Posted on Feb 10

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that construction and sign replacement operations to  convert former sequential exit numbers to new milepost-based numbers is continuing across the Commonwealth.  The renumbering operations, which are required per a Federal Highway Administration mandate, began in   …Continue Reading Exit renumbering operations have been completed on nine statewide corridors

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

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

Federally required statewide exit renumbering to begin on I-295 & Rt. 24 Posted on Dec 30

Federally required statewide exit renumbering to begin on I-295 & Rt. 24

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that the installation of new milepost-based signs for exits on Interstate 295, from North Attleboro to Attleboro, will begin on Sunday, January 3. The work is anticipated to be completed in two days. In addition, new   …Continue Reading Federally required statewide exit renumbering to begin on I-295 & Rt. 24