Big Dig Lights

Some of the 25,000 Big Dig lights that will be replaced.

Big Dig Tunnel Lights To Be Replaced For $54 Million

The state highway administrator says it will cost $54 million to replace all the defective light fixtures in the Big Dig tunnels.


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State Reveals Plans To Fix Big Dig Soil, Lights, Guard Rails

Massachusetts transportation officials revealed long-term plans to repair several Big Dig issues on Thursday.


Transportation secretary Jeffrey Mullan points at the corroded mount of a light fixture that fell apart February in a Big Dig tunnel.  Highway supervisor Helmut Ernst and highway administrator Frank Tramontozzi stand next to him.

Boston Highway Supervisor Put On Unpaid Leave After Comments

A highway supervisor has been placed on unpaid leave pending an investigation into remarks he made after a 110-pound corroded Big Dig light fixture collapsed earlier this year.