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Baystate Roads/UMTC In-Person Workshops Postponed Due to Coronavirus

Published on 03/12/2020

Following the announcement by Governor Charlie Baker on March 10 declaring a State of Emergency, given the nature of COVID-19 in the Commonwealth, the UMass Transportation Center will be postponing all classes scheduled between March 12 and May 7, 2020 to a future date, or providing a live streaming option.


Baker-Polito Administration Brings Awareness to New Hands-Free Law

Published on 02/21/2020

The Baker-Polito Administration today issued a reminder to motorists that the hands-free law goes into effect Sunday, February 23rd.


Baker-Polito Administration Announces Workforce Transportation Grant Awards

Published on 02/13/2020

Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack announces $4.2 million in funding for the Baker-Polito Administration’s Workforce Transportation Grant Program.


The Town of Wellesley Featured On Boston 25 News for Using Beet Juice on Roadways

Published on 02/10/2020

In Wellesley, they're mixing up a concoction to treat roads that's a lot easier on your car, made from beets.


Baker-Polito Administration Announces $8.1 Million in Complete Streets Funding Awards

Published on 01/29/2020

Lt. Governor Karyn Polito, Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, and Highway Administrator Jonathan Gulliver joined Fitchburg Mayor Stephen DiNatale and other local leaders in Fitchburg to announce the latest round of Complete Streets Funding Program awards, totaling $8.1 million in funding to 24 communities.