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New Video and Workshop Series Teaches Best Practices for Beaver Control

Published on 02/05/2019

These workshops will cover beaver behavior, best management practices, and Massachusetts regulations, permitting processes, and much more!


DER's FY20 Culvert Replacement Municipal Assistance Grant RFR Announcement

Published on 01/24/2019

The Division of Ecological Restoration (DER), Massachusetts Department of Fish and Game, is seeking proposals from Massachusetts municipalities interested in replacing an undersized, perched, and/or degraded culvert located in an area of high ecological value.


MassTrails: Applications due February 1 for Bike and Pedestrian Trail Projects Competitive Funding

Published on 01/08/2019

MassDOT is reminding the public that February 1, 2019 is the application deadline for funding from the Baker-Polito Administrationís MassTrails Program, a competitive funding program which will allow municipal and public entities to expand and connect networks of off-road, shared-use pathways and recreational trails in Massachusetts.


Baker-Polito Administration Announces Community Transit Grant Program Awards

Published on 12/18/2018

The Baker-Polito Administration is pleased to announce a total of $10.2 million dollars for cities, towns and non-profits to use under the Community Transit Grant Program administered by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT). The competitive grant program awards money to be used for transit operating costs, mobility management or new capital investments.


Baker-Polito Administration Announces $40 Million in Additional Local Road and Bridge Funding

Published on 10/26/2018

The Baker-Polito Administration is announcing that $40 million in additional funding will be provided to cities and towns in Fiscal Year 2019 (FY19) for road construction and transportation improvement projects. This funding was included in a supplemental budget signed by Governor Charlie Baker on Tuesday, October 23, bringing total funding for FY19 awarded through the Chapter 90 formula to $240 million.