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Frank DePaola has been named the interim General Manager of the MBTA. (WBZ-TV)

Highway Administrator To Become Interim MBTA General Manager

Frank DePaola will replace outgoing MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott on an interim basis.

02/25/2015

A driver survived a crash from the upper deck of I-93 to the lower deck (Image credit MassDOT)

Driver Says He Had Been Drinking Before Upper Deck Crash

Vannak Sao told WBZ-TV that he fell asleep at the wheel before the crash.

02/24/2015

Snow on the commuter rail (WBZ-TV)

MBTA Rail Service Shut Down Tuesday For Snow Cleanup

The MBTA said it needed the break to clear snow and ice from tracks and to assess equipment damaged by the spate of storms.

02/10/2015

A truck crashed in the snow in Worcester Monday (Christina Hager/WBZ)

Groundhog Day Storm Makes For Messy Travel

Delays were also reported on public transportation.

02/02/2015

Road salt (WBZ-TV)

Massachusetts Paying More For Road Salt

It’s costing the state a lot more to salt the roads this winter.

12/29/2014

(WBZ-TV)

Mass Pike Toll Collector Suspended For Handing Out ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Ticket

MassDOT 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.

12/27/2014

Wood crashes through car window on I-93 in Boston. (MassDOT photo)

Wood Shatters Car Window On I-93 In Boston

A chunk of wood fell onto the lower deck of Route 93, shattering a car’s rear window.

12/11/2014

(Photo credit: Boston University Police/Twitter)

Waltham Reminds Drivers To ‘Use Yah Blinkah’

A local town is reminding people to “use yah blinkah” as it steps up enforcement against drivers who fail to utilize their turn signals.

12/03/2014

(WBZ-TV)

Mass. Equipping Highway Signs With Radar Technology

Message boards along a stretch of I-495 will now be able to monitor the speed of vehicles.

11/18/2014

(Photo credit EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Highway Crews Gear Up For Winter’s Arrival

Highway officials are letting Bay Staters know that crews are ready for the snow and cold.

10/25/2014

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