Richard Davey, the former head of the MBTA, is stepping down as the state’s transportation secretary at the end of the month,
International Walk to School Day, known as iWalk, will take place on Wednesday around the country, and Massachusetts schools will participate.
Secretary of the Massachusetts Department of Transportation
Massachusetts will collect almost $600 million in fees from the registry or about ten times what it costs to operate.
Gov. Deval Patrick said the state appears to have handled the Nor’easter well.
Technology is helping to ease traffic on city streets and highways.
It won’t be long before the toll booths on the Tobin Bridge are just a memory.
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.
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.
If you’re traveling through the Allston-Brighton, Natick or Weston toll plazas on Friday evening, you may get a pleasant surprise.