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Boston names city’s first ever transportation director

Boston names city’s first ever transportation...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 03, 2015

Boston has a director of transportation for the first time in the city's 385-year history. Boston Mayor Marty Walsh announced Friday ...

Worker killed by 40-foot fall following crane accident at Boston’s Logan Airport

Worker killed by 40-foot fall following crane accident...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 23, 2015

Update: The Boston Globe reports the worker, 54-year-old Lawrence O'Leary, has died from his injuries. O'Leary passed on July 25, more than ...

Hoist detaches from building killing 1 construction worker, injuring another near Boston

Hoist detaches from building killing 1 construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 16, 2015

One worker was killed and another injured in a freak hoist accident on a construction site near Boston last week. According ...

Credit: Massachusetts State Police

Excavator falls from bridge onto train tracks during...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 04, 2015

While performing demolition work on a bridge which crosses over a portion of train tracks near Boston, an excavator fell ...

Collapse at Boston construction site injures 3 workers

Collapse at Boston construction site injures 3 workers

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 20, 2014

Editor's Note: This story has been updated to include the injury of a third worker in the accident. Two workers were ...

With big jump in employment, Boston construction industry booming once more

With big jump in employment, Boston construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 20, 2013

After seeing Greater Boston construction jobs fall by 20 percent during the recession, things are finally looking up again for ...

MassDOT to hold public meeting on all-electronic tolling

MassDOT to hold public meeting on all-electronic...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 21, 2013

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will hold a public meeting on August 22 to discuss its all-electronic tolling (AET) ...

Massachusetts moves forward with all-electronic tolling plan

Massachusetts moves forward with all-electronic tolling...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 16, 2013

Massachusetts Governor Deval L. Patrick and his administration are moving forward with a $250 million plan that would replace toll ...

Cities rethink transportation due to drop in young drivers

Cities rethink transportation due to drop in young...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 15, 2013

As young Americans shy away from cars and lean more on alternative forms of transportation, state transportation leaders have begun ...

Boston tests asphalt alternatives for filling potholes

Boston tests asphalt alternatives for filling potholes

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 26, 2013

According to a report from our sister publication Better Roads, the city of Boston is considering three alternatives to asphalt ...

Boston officials test three options for repairing potholes

Boston officials test three options for repairing...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 25, 2013

Boston officials are testing three innovative, new options for repairing potholes in the city, Boston.com reported. The testing will last ...

Massachusetts Transportation Secretary reveals 10-year, $1.02 billion plan

Massachusetts Transportation Secretary reveals 10-year,...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 15, 2013

Massachusetts Transportation Secretary Richard Davey has unveiled a 10-year plan to upkeep and update the state's transportation system, which he ...

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