Department of Transportation

Early Work Begins Along South Coast Rail Route
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has been given the green light to award an $18 million contract for early work on South Coast Rail.
The contract with LM Heavy Civil Construction will improve five grade crossings along the South Coast Rail corridor, including one in Taunton, one in New …
Mass DOT Has Too Many Cars
A state Inspector General's report says the Massachusetts Transportation Department owns more cars than it needs, and those vehicles are often used inappropriately by employees.
Transportation Board Hikes Registry Fees
The state Transportation Department's board of directors has voted to hike registry, inspection and road test fees, making it a bit more expensive to own a car in Massachusetts.
 
    Non-commercial vehicle registration fees would increase from $50 to $60 and annual state car …