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.
An overturned tractor-trailer shut down the ramp from Interstate 495 southbound to the Massachusetts Turnpike Thursday afternoon.
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.
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.
Tolls on the Massachusetts Turnpike’s first six interchanges are set to return beginning this fall.
One person was killed and two others were hurt in a crash on a ramp from the Massachusetts Turnpike to Interstate 95 Saturday.
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.
A cement truck rollover caused delays on the Massachusetts Turnpike in Natick Tuesday.
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.
The driver of a tractor-trailer was killed in a rollover off the Massachusetts Turnpike Monday afternoon, according to State Police.