A truck fire shut down part of the Tobin Bridge during Tuesday’s morning commute.
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 your commute takes you over the Tobin Bridge, expect some delays starting Monday.
Toll booths will soon be a thing of the past in Massachusetts.
Massachusetts transportation officials are closing the southbound side of the Tobin Bridge, U.S. Route 1, into Boston because of the possibility of construction materials blowing on the road.
Seven light fixtures were removed from the Tobin Bridge after one came crashing down onto the roadway on Thursday.
MassDOT says corrosion likely caused a light fixture to fall onto the roadway on the Tobin Bridge.
Part of the Tobin Bridge was shut down during rush hour Monday morning so police could talk down a suicidal man.
Cambridge police have confirmed the death of Matthew Stuart, who helped his brother cover up the fatal shooting of his brother’s pregnant wife in 1989.