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Massachusetts Turnpike

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More Than 1,000 Former Mass Pike Workers, Retirees Get Free EZ Pass Tolls

Did you know more than 1,000 former Massachusetts Turnpike workers and retirees are allowed to ride through tolls for free?

11/12/2013

An open road toll in New Hampshire. (WBZ-TV)

Patrick Announces Plan To Rebuild Mass Pike In Allston, Replace Red And Orange Line Trains

Gov. Deval Patrick is announcing a series of major transportation infrastructure investments that include new cars on the subway and open-road tolling on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

10/22/2013

The crash happened at the entrance to the Pike tolls off Route 495 south in Hopkinton. (WBZ-TV)

Tractor-Trailer Overturns On Ramp From I-495 To Mass. Pike

An overturned tractor-trailer shut down the ramp from Interstate 495 southbound to the Massachusetts Turnpike Thursday afternoon.

10/17/2013

(WBZ-TV)

Western Massachusetts Turnpike Tolls Return For First Time Since 1996

The tolls are the same as they were in 1996. The cost for cars getting on at exit 6 and getting off at exit 1 is $1.75.

10/15/2013

An open road toll in New Hampshire. (WBZ-TV)

Public Opinion Sought On Mass Pike Open Road Tolling

State transportation officials are looking for the public to weigh in on proposals to switch to an all-electronic tolling system on the Massachusetts Turnpike.

08/15/2013

Toll collector on Mass. Pike

Tolls Set To Resume On Western Portion Of Massachusetts Turnpike

Tolls on the Massachusetts Turnpike’s first six interchanges are set to return beginning this fall.

08/12/2013

(WBZ-TV)

Mom Dead, 2 Kids Hurt In Crash On Ramp Linking Mass Pike, I-95 In Weston

One person was killed and two others were hurt in a crash on a ramp from the Massachusetts Turnpike to Interstate 95 Saturday.

05/25/2013

Open road tolls don't require toll booths or toll collectors. (Image courtesy: Wikimedia Commons)

6 Public Meetings Scheduled To Discuss Tobin Bridge Toll Changes

Six public meetings have been scheduled to discuss MassDOT’s plan to eliminate the cash toll option and implement high speed electronic tolls beginning on the Tobin Bridge next year.

05/20/2013

The truck crashed on the ramp leading to the Mass Pike in Natick. (Photo by Carl Stevens)

Cement Truck Rollover Causes Delays On Mass Pike In Natick

A cement truck rollover caused delays on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Natick Tuesday.

05/07/2013

Open road tolls don't require toll booths or toll collectors. (Image courtesy: Wikimedia Commons)

Davey: Open-Road Tolling Installed By Mid-2015

Davey told WBZ NewsRadio 1030 Tuesday it will cost $60-to-$80 million to install, but that it will pay for itself in less than a year and a half.

05/07/2013

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