Baker-Polito Administration and Local Officials Sign Regional Agreement for Autonomous Vehicle Testing
Published on 06/22/2018
The Baker-Polito Administration’s Department of Transportation today entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with several mayors of cities and towns in order to further facilitate and expand the testing of autonomous vehicles on roadways in the Commonwealth.
Published on 06/08/2018
On Tuesday, June 5, WTS-Boston held its Annual Awards and Scholarships Dinner at the Courtyard Boston Downtown.
Published on 06/07/2018
The UMass Transportation Center is excited to announce a new self-paced online course for individuals who wish to earn their FAA Remote Pilot Certification.
Published on 05/30/2018
Experts from the University of Massachusetts spelled out the steep hurdles that remain before autonomous vehicles are able to change people’s lives at the first listening sessions by a new commission created by the governor earlier this year.
Published on 05/28/2018
The team will present on “Deteriorated steel beam ends: Identification and selection of most common corrosion patterns” at the 2018 Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference, May 29 to June 1 at MIT.
Published on 05/21/2018
The Commission, in partnership with MassDOT and the UMass Transportation Center, is hosting a series of five listening sessions to capture ideas and discuss policy, and take questions and comments. Members of the public are invited to attend and share their thoughts. The sessions will be held on the following dates.
Published on 05/20/2018
UMTC Aviation team was treated to a tour of Westover municipal and Air Force airport.
Published on 05/20/2018
Transportation Secretary and MassDOT CEO Stephanie Pollack convened the Water Transportation Advisory Council and the Council heard an update on the Comprehensive Boston Harbor Water Transportation Study being managed by Boston Harbor Now.
Published on 05/11/2018
The Governor’s Commission on the Future of Transportation is presenting a series of five listening sessions on the Future of Transportation in Massachusetts. These sessions are open to the public and will offer an opportunity to capture ideas and discuss policy, as well as receive questions and comments.
Published on 05/08/2018
The 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 4.
Published on 05/07/2018
MassDOT announces the release of the draft State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP) for Federal Fiscal Years (FFY) 2019-2023 and welcomes public comment until June 4, 2018.
Published on 05/06/2018
Alyssa Ryan, a Graduate Research Assistant in Transportation Engineering at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, was awarded the New York Upstate Section of the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) 2018 Student Scholarship.