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Baker–Polito Administration Celebrates First Project Completed through the Municipal Small Bridge Program

Published on 10/04/2018

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito today joined Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, members of the Massachusetts Legislature, municipal officials, and local leaders to celebrate the completion of the project to rehabilitate the bridge that carries Main Street over the Parker River in Newbury, which is the first project completed through the Baker-Polito Administration’s Municipal Small Bridge Program.


Massachusetts Pedestrian Transportation Plan

Published on 09/28/2018

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing that the Draft Massachusetts Pedestrian Transportation Plan is now available for public comment.


Agawam/West Springfield: Morgan-Sullivan Bridge Project Public Meeting Set

Published on 09/17/2018

The $21.5 million project will reconstruct the Morgan-Sullivan Bridge that carries Suffield Street/Memorial Avenue (Route 147) over the Westfield River between West Springfield and Agawam. Preliminary bridge work for this project is currently expected to begin in early October, and traffic setups including permanent lane closures will be put in place by November.


Baker-Polito Administration Celebrates Complete Streets Funding Program Awards and Milestone

Published on 09/10/2018

Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito today joined Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver, Peabody Mayor Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr, members of the Massachusetts Legislature, municipal officials, and stakeholders at a ceremony in Peabody to celebrate the most recent round of Complete Streets grants.


Baker‐Polito Administration Helps Cities and Towns Upgrade Road-Stream Crossings

Published on 08/15/2018

The Baker‐Polito Administration today announced $750,000 in awards to support local culvert replacement projects that improve municipal infrastructure and river health.