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MassDOT Continues Efforts to Improve Roadway Safety in Launching New Speed Management Tools for Local Partners Posted on Jan 25

MassDOT Continues Efforts to Improve Roadway Safety in Launching New Speed Management Tools for Local Partners New Safe Speeds Website and Municipal Tool Kit Available at https://www.mass.gov/safe-speeds to help communities target safer speeds and prevent roadway fatalities and serious injuries due to crashes. BOSTON – Roadway   …Continue Reading MassDOT Continues Efforts to Improve Roadway Safety in Launching New Speed Management Tools for Local Partners

MassDOT Weather Advisory: Overnight Snow Forecasted for Eastern Massachusetts Areas Posted on Jan 21

MassDOT Weather Advisory: Overnight Snow Forecasted for Eastern Massachusetts Areas

MassDOT Weather Advisory Overnight Snow Forecasted for Eastern Massachusetts Areas Motorists are advised to plan ahead and allow extra travel time BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is advising travelers that the forecast is calling for inclement weather overnight tonight in various regions   …Continue Reading MassDOT Weather Advisory: Overnight Snow Forecasted for Eastern Massachusetts Areas

MassDOT Travel Advisory: Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 17 Posted on Jan 14

MassDOT Travel Advisory:  Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 17 Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Service Center locations closed Boston-Quincy I-93 HOV lane opens early today at 1 p.m.; no deployment Monday On Monday, MBTA subways, buses, and The RIDE will operate on   …Continue Reading MassDOT Travel Advisory: Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 17

Newly Renovated Brookline Hills Station Is Open Posted on Jan 11

Newly Renovated Brookline Hills Station Is Open

Newly Renovated Brookline Hills Station Is Open The Green Line station is fully accessible.  BOSTON – The MBTA is pleased to announce that the Green Line’s Brookline Hills Station, closed since April 2021, has reopened. While the station was closed to accommodate Brookline High School’s   …Continue Reading Newly Renovated Brookline Hills Station Is Open

MassDOT Announces New Funding Round for Shared Streets and Spaces Program Posted on Jan 10

MassDOT Announces New Funding Round for Shared Streets and Spaces Program Applications for quick-build improvements to sidewalks, curbs, streets, and parking areas in support of safe walking, biking, and community activities will be accepted through March 1, 2022  Program’s continued partnership with the Barr Foundation   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces New Funding Round for Shared Streets and Spaces Program

MassDOT Advisory: Snow Overnight into Friday Posted on Jan 6

MassDOT Advisory: Snow Overnight into Friday  National Weather Service forecasting snowfall rates 1-2 inches per hour some regions Visibility may be reduced to one-half mile at times All active breakdown use will be suspended during storm; I-93 Boston-Quincy HOV Lane not deployed MBTA will run   …Continue Reading MassDOT Advisory: Snow Overnight into Friday

MassDOT Advisory: Holiday Travel Posted on Dec 21

MassDOT Advisory: Holiday Travel HOV Lane Opening Early on Thursday, December 23 and on Thursday, December 30 at 2 p.m.   MBTA holiday schedule information available at mbta.com/holidays BOSTON – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is encouraging members of the public to plan ahead   …Continue Reading MassDOT Advisory: Holiday Travel

Two-Year Bus-on-Shoulder Travel Pilot Begins Monday, December 20th Posted on Dec 17

Two-Year Bus-on-Shoulder Travel Pilot Begins Monday, December 20th   Pilot on I-93 Northbound and Southbound between I-95 in Woburn and the HOV lane entrance in Somerville      MBTA, Regional Transit Authority, and Logan Express buses allowed to use shoulder from 6 a.m. to 10   …Continue Reading Two-Year Bus-on-Shoulder Travel Pilot Begins Monday, December 20th

MassDOT Advisory: Thanksgiving Holiday Travel Posted on Nov 18

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is reminding members of the public to plan ahead for the upcoming Thanksgiving Holiday week, use available technology tools and resources to make informed decisions, and pack essential items such as face coverings that may be required for certain travel. During this holiday season, individuals should be aware that there may be a higher number of travelers on Commonwealth roadways and on public transportation as post-pandemic travel increases.

MBTA and City of Boston Cut Ribbon on New England’s First Center-Running Bus Lane on Columbus Avenue Posted on Nov 4

MBTA and City of Boston Cut Ribbon on New England’s First Center-Running Bus Lane on Columbus Avenue

MBTA and City of Boston Cut Ribbon on New England’s First Center-Running Bus Lane on Columbus Avenue