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FHWA Approves MassDOT Plan for EV Charging Stations on Major Highway Corridors in Massachusetts 

9/20/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Massachusetts to receive over $9 million in electric vehicle infrastructure funding for Federal Fiscal Year 2022

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MassDOT, MAPFRE Insurance Reminder: Crossing Safely and Child Safety 

9/14/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

With summer coming to an end, and new daily commutes to school and work, it is important to remember the importance of crossing safely at railroad tracks and child vehicle safety.

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Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles to Host Virtual 2022 Low Plate Lottery Drawing 

9/09/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Drawing will be held on Tuesday, September 13, at 10 a.m.

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New: Motor Vehicle Inspection Stickers 

9/08/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Starting November 1, vehicles passing inspection will get a new sticker with the month the last sticker expired, valid for one year Starting October 1, vehicle owners will no longer receive a printed inspection report when a vehicle passes inspection

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces over $3 Million in Industrial Rail Access Program (IRAP) Grants 

9/08/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Grants will boost Industrial Rail Freight Access and Jobs

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New: Motor Vehicle Inspection Stickers 

9/08/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Starting November 1, vehicles passing inspection will get a new sticker with the month the last sticker expired, valid for one year. Starting October 1, vehicle owners will no longer receive a printed inspection report when a vehicle passes inspection

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Motor Vehicle Inspection Stickers 

9/08/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

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MassDOT Announces Ninth Annual Safe Streets Smart Trips High School Video Contest 

9/02/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Video submissions this year will focus on interpreting signs and pavement markings on roadways and in school zones and explaining their meaning

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MassDOT Releases New Survey and Begins Community Activations for Statewide Long Range Transportation Plan, “Beyond Mobility” 

8/23/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

– The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is pleased to announce it has launched a new online survey to kick off the second phase of public engagement for the 2050 Statewide Long Range Transportation Plan, entitled Beyond Mobility.

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Craigie Drawbridge To Have More Scheduled Timed Openings to Make for More Efficient Travel By MBTA Bus Shuttles August 19-September 18 

8/19/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

MassDOT has received permission from U.S. Coast Guard to reduce “on demand” openings of drawbridge over Charles River

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MassDOT Releases Bicyclist Guide Ahead of Orange Line Closure Beginning August 19 

8/18/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT), in partnership with the MBTA and municipal and community partners have compiled a guide for people who will be bicycling during the 30-day full closure of the Orange Line between Oak Grove and Fore

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Massachusetts Receives Almost $189 Million in Federal Grant Funding Toward Clean Energy for Public Transportation 

8/18/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Federal Transit Administration announces grants for five entities, including the MBTA for bus fleets and facilities

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MassDOT Participates in National “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Campaign  

8/17/2022 Massachusetts Department of Transportation

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