Update on North Washington Bridge Replacement Project; Temporary Bridge Finalized

State transportation officials issued an update on Monday regarding the North Washington Street Bridge Replacement Project. Notably, plans for a temporary bridge discussed at...

Overnight Off-Peak Lane Closures for N. Washington Street Bridge Begin in October

News from MassDOT about upcoming utility work and community impact in regards to the North Washington Street Bridge Project. MassDOT is reminding the public that...

Reader Poll: Was the Longfellow Bridge Project Worth It?

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation released final numbers for the Longfellow Bridge renovation project earlier this week, and both time and price came in...

Storrow Drive and Sumner Tunnel Traffic Disruptions September 14 – 16

Below are two traffic disruptions that may impact your travel this weekend. Longfellow Bridge Rehabilitation Project MassDOT will be implementing overnight lane and full closures on...

Reader Poll: Should Boston Reduce the City Speed Limit to 20 MPH?

Less than two years ago, Boston lowered the city speed limit to 25 mph to improve safety for all users of Boston's roadways. Now,...

Notice to Proceed Issued for North Washington Street Bridge Reconstruction

News from MassDot regarding the start of construction for the replacement of the North Washington Street Bridge connecting the North End/Downtown to Charlestown. A formal...

Traffic Change in Bulfinch Triangle on Friend St. and Valenti Way

The Boston Transportation Department will be implementing traffic circulation modifications to streets in the vicinity of North Station effective Saturday, August 4.  In a news...

Reader Poll: Should the Restoration of the Northern Avenue Bridge Include Vehicle Lanes?

Since 2014, the Northern Avenue Bridge over the Fort Point Channel, previously connecting the Financial District to the Seaport, has been swung open, left...

Reader Poll: Should Electric Scooters Be Allowed in Boston / the North End?

Last Friday, the latest in transport-sharing options popped up in Cambridge and Somerville – electric scooters called "Birds". Similar to dockless bike-sharing, these scooters unlock...

Commentary: Taxis in Boston Will Soon Be History

It appears that the age of the taxi cab in the city of Boston is coming to an end. I was talking to a...

North End Water and Sewer Works July 2018 Update

The July 2018 work plan by Boston Water & Sewer Commission is shown below as part of the multi-year North End Water, Sewer and Drainage...

Reader Poll: Do You Support the Increased Parking Ticket Fines?

As of Monday, July 2, parking fines have increased for eleven violations, including non-residents parking in resident only spaces, as well as leaving vehicles...