Municipal Pavement Program

A funding program focused on the improvement of municipally owned state numbered routes.

The Municipal Pavement Program seeks to improve the condition of municipally owned state numbered routes, with an emphasis on National Highway System (NHS) roadways, and to find opportunities to improve safety and accessibility for all modes. Funding for this program was first authorized in the Transportation Bond Bill signed into law by Governor Baker in 2021. Projects are selected by MassDOT each fiscal year based on pavement condition data, the proportion of state numbered routes in poor condition in a municipality, and geographic equity. MassDOT works closely with selected communities to develop a scope of work for each roadway segment. All work is conducted by MassDOT contractors in coordination with the municipality. As such, no funds are provided directly to the municipality. Learn more about the program and find other helpful resources below.

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