News

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.


Baker-Polito Administration Announces $6.4 Million in Complete Streets Funding Awards

Published on 07/16/2018

The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation today announced awards totaling approximately $6.4 million to 22 communities through the Complete Streets Funding Program.


Engineering Directive for Permanent Concrete Barrier

Published on 06/26/2018

MassDOT has issued Engineering Directive E-18-001, F Shape Concrete Barrier for Permanent Use.


MassDOT Celebrates Northampton Bicycle/Pedestrian Underpass Opening

Published on 06/08/2018

Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack today joined Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz, MassDOT staff, local leaders, and members of the public to celebrate the opening of a new bicycle/pedestrian underpass beneath the existing railroad line in Northampton.


Towns win grants for ‘climate change vulnerability’

Published on 06/01/2018

Towns across Cape Cod and the Islands will receive $284,500 in state grants aimed at helping the region complete climate change vulnerability assessments and develop resiliency plans, using newly developed climate projections and data from the UMass Amherst Northeast Climate Science Center. The funds are coming from the Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness (MVP) program administered by the state Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs.