Department Of Transportation

Mass Pike Toll Collector Suspended For Handing Out 'I Can't Breathe' TicketMassDOT said an employee wrote a profanity regarding law enforcement and a reference to the Eric Garner chokehold death on a toll ticket that was handed out to a driver.
GM Releases Video To Demonstrate Safety of Recalled CarsOne day after the Department of Transportation refused to order GM to pull recalled vehicles off the road, the auto company has released a video showing tests they've done on the recalled vehicles.
Mass. Toll Workers To Receive Pay Raises Under Tentative DealFour hundred Massachusetts toll workers will be getting raises over the next two years before their jobs are eliminated in 2016, under a tentative agreement reached Friday between the Massachusetts Department of Transportation and the toll workers’ union.
Wilmington Limo Service Shut Down; Feds Say It Posed 'Imminent Hazard' The feds have ordered the immediate shutdown of a Wilmington-based limousine service following an investigation that claims its vehicles and drivers pose an imminent hazard to public safety.
Worker Killed At Massachusetts Department Of Transportation FacilityOne worker is dead and two others injured after an incident at a local Massachusetts Department of Transportation property, the state police said.
MassDOT Beginning To Change Signs At Toll PlazasMassDOT is launching an overhaul of signs at toll plazas on the Turnpike, Tobin Bridge and Airport Tunnels to improve safety and meet federal highway guidelines.
Road Service Patrols Helping Stranded Drivers On I-95 In N.H. New Hampshire's Department of Transportation is starting "service patrols" on Interstate 95 from Portsmouth to the Massachusetts state line to assist with peak summertime traffic.
Curious About Rt. 128 Expansion ProjectIf it seems like a certain highway project has been going on for years, well that's because it has.
Mass. Asking For Federal Money For Amtrak Rail BridgeThe Patrick administration is seeking more than $98 million in federal transportation funds to help replace a rail bridge in Haverhill that provides Amtrak Downeaster service between Boston and Portland, Maine.
Curious About Roadwork DelaysWhy is it taking so long to repair the Neponset River Bridge when it is a very major route to Boston from the South Shore? Is it politics, revenue? It has been a very, very long time (2 yrs plus??) and although I see workers there, not much has changed. - Kerry, Hingham