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MassDOT Encourages Drivers to Look Twice for Motorcycles, Motorcyclists advised: be bright and visible, take your time and anticipate Posted on May 16

For immediate release: May 16, 2022 MassDOT Encourages Drivers to Look Twice for Motorcycles Motorcyclists advised: be bright and visible, take your time and anticipate May is National Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month Four new PSA safety videos now available BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of   …Continue Reading MassDOT Encourages Drivers to Look Twice for Motorcycles, Motorcyclists advised: be bright and visible, take your time and anticipate

MassDOT Highway Division to Host Touch-A-Truck Events across the Commonwealth Posted on May 13

MassDOT Highway Division to Host Touch-A-Truck Events across the Commonwealth

For immediate release:                                                                     May 12, 2022 MassDOT Highway Division to Host Touch-A-Truck Events across the Commonwealth Join us on Saturday, May 21, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. for these kid-friendly events BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is inviting the public   …Continue Reading MassDOT Highway Division to Host Touch-A-Truck Events across the Commonwealth

Guest Blog – MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Be Aware of Work Zones Posted on May 4

Guest Blog – MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Be Aware of Work Zones After dealing with snow, ice and rainy conditions the past few months, many states across the country schedule much needed road repairs in the spring time. This means you will see an increase   …Continue Reading Guest Blog – MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Be Aware of Work Zones

Hill Street Park and Ride in Woburn to close for an estimated 16 weeks Posted on Apr 4

Hill Street Park and Ride in Woburn to close for an estimated 16 weeks Parking lot closure scheduled to begin on Saturday, April 16th, 2022. WOBURN – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has approved closure of the Park and Ride lot on Hill Street at Montvale Avenue in   …Continue Reading Hill Street Park and Ride in Woburn to close for an estimated 16 weeks

Update: Temporary Overnight Closures of the I-90 Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston, Week of April 4th Posted on Mar 28

Update: Temporary Overnight Closures of the I-90 Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston Westbound tunnel will be closed nightly from Monday, April 4, through Friday, April 8, from midnight until 5:00 a.m. for milling and paving operations   BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT)   …Continue Reading Update: Temporary Overnight Closures of the I-90 Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston, Week of April 4th

Temporary Overnight Closures of the I-90 Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston Posted on Mar 24

Temporary Overnight Closures of the I-90 Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston Westbound tunnel will be closed nightly starting Monday, March 28, through Friday, April 1 from Midnight until 5:00 a.m. for milling and paving operations   BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is   …Continue Reading Temporary Overnight Closures of the I-90 Westbound Ted Williams Tunnel in Boston

MassDOT to Offer Virtual Training Sessions April 21 and April 27 for Community Transit Grant Program Applications Posted on Mar 23

MassDOT to Offer Virtual Training Sessions April 21 and April 27 for Community Transit Grant Program Applications Sessions will cover program eligibility requirements, the online application process, and tips for completing an effective proposal  BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing it   …Continue Reading MassDOT to Offer Virtual Training Sessions April 21 and April 27 for Community Transit Grant Program Applications

Full Road Closure on East Main Street/Bridge Street between River Road and Wharf Lane Posted on Mar 17

Full Road Closure on East Main Street/Bridge Street between River Road and Wharf Lane

Full Road Closure on East Main Street/Bridge Street between River Road and Wharf Lane Rocks Village Bridge will remain closed to all vehicle and marine traffic until further notice due to an over height bridge strike HAVERHILL/WEST NEWBURY – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is   …Continue Reading Full Road Closure on East Main Street/Bridge Street between River Road and Wharf Lane

Baker-Polito Administration Files $9.7 Billion Infrastructure Bond Bill Posted on Mar 17

Baker-Polito Administration Files $9.7 Billion Infrastructure Bond Bill MassTRAC bill will authorize state matching funds and tools necessary to compete for, unlock and leverage federal investments in transportation and environmental infrastructure from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) BOSTON – Today, Governor Charlie Baker, Lieutenant Governor Karyn   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Files $9.7 Billion Infrastructure Bond Bill

Virtual Public Information Meeting for the Route 128/Interstate 95 Land Use and Transportation Study Posted on Mar 9

Virtual Public Information Meeting for the Route 128/Interstate 95 Land Use and Transportation Study Tuesday, March 15, 6 p.m. Study to establish future land use, housing, economic development assumptions of Newton-Lexington corridor LEXINGTON, LINCOLN, NEWTON, WALTHAM, WESTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is   …Continue Reading Virtual Public Information Meeting for the Route 128/Interstate 95 Land Use and Transportation Study