Post Content

massdot-formal_logoThe Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced that public meetings to present and discuss the Draft MassDOT and MBTA Capital Investment Plan (CIP) Update for Fiscal Years 2019–2023 will be held in May and that the public comment period for the draft CIP will open on May 15, and close on June 1. Public comments may be submitted by email to masscip@state.ma.us.

The draft CIP is multi-billion dollar investment portfolio  and includes all MassDOT highway and bridge projects, regional airports, rail and transit, including MBTA and Regional Transit Authorities as well as the Registry of Motor Vehicles. Public participation is essential to the success of the CIP.

The public meetings are scheduled as follows:

  • Tuesday, May 15, 6:30 p.m. Boston, Auditorium, BCYF Mildred Ave, 5 Mildred Avenue
  • Thursday, May 17, 6:30 p.m. Barnstable, Hyannis Transportation Center, 215 Iyannough Road
  • Thursday, May 17, 6:30 p.m. Springfield, Pioneer Valley Planning Commission, 60 Congress Street
  • Monday, May 21, 6:30 p.m. Quincy, Auditorium, Quincy Central Middle School, 875 Hancock Street
  • Wednesday, May 23, 6:30 p.m. Peabody, Selectman’s Conference Room, City Hall, 24 Lowell Street
  • Thursday, May 31, 6:30 p.m. Fitchburg, Fire Station, 33 North Street

Locations are accessible to people with disabilities. MassDOT provides reasonable accommodations and/or language assistance free of charge upon request (including but not limited to interpreters in American Sign Language and languages other than English, open or closed captioning for videos, assistive listening devices and alternate material formats, such as audio tapes, Braille and large print), as available. For accommodation or language assistance, please contact Katy Zazzera by phone (857) 368-8986 or by email (Kathryn.Zazzera@dot.state.ma.us). Requests should be made as soon as possible prior to the meeting, and for more challenging to arrange services including sign-language, CART or language translation or interpretation, requests should be made at least ten (10) business days before the meeting.

If you are unable to attend a meeting, a copy of the presentation will be available at: www.mass.gov/massdot/cip

 

 

Written By:

Tags: , ,

Recent Posts

MassDOT Announces $1.3 million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards posted on Jul 31

MassDOT Announces $1.3 million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing the award of more than $1.3 million for the fourth round of funding in the Baker-Polito Administration’s Shared Streets & Spaces program.  The program, which was launched on June 10, provides technical and funding assistance to help Massachusetts cities and   …Continue Reading MassDOT Announces $1.3 million in Shared Streets & Spaces Program Funding Awards

Baker-Polito Administration Announces $4 Million in MassTrails Grants posted on Jul 31

BOSTON – The Baker-Polito Administration today awarded $4 million in MassTrails Grants to 55 local trail projects throughout the Commonwealth. The grants will support the state’s vast network of trails with projects dedicated to the construction, maintenance, and improvements for a variety of public trails,   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Announces $4 Million in MassTrails Grants

Massachusetts RMV to Pilot Drop-Off Registration & Title Services posted on Jul 31

BOSTON – The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) will on Monday, August 3rd begin to pilot drop-off registration and title services at the Braintree Service Center, with additional locations to follow beginning Monday, August 10th. These Registration Drop Off Centers will be dedicated to   …Continue Reading Massachusetts RMV to Pilot Drop-Off Registration & Title Services