Sunday, August 5, 2012
Dartmouth Street will be closed from 5 a.m. - 1 p.m. for work being done at Back Bay Station.
Massachusetts Department of Transportation traffic advisory: On Sunday, Aug. 5, Dartmouth Street in Boston will be closed between Columbus Avenue and Stuart Street. The closure will last from 5 a.m. to 1 p.m. The closure is to provide for a sufficient work area for the replacement of the existing HVAC units at Back Bay Station. During this process, a crane will be positioned on Dartmouth Street to replace the units. This work is associated with the Back Bay Station Improvement Project. Back Bay Station will remain open during this road closure.
Friday, August 3, 2012
It will be closed on Saturday, Aug 4 for maintenance purposes.
The Department of Conservation and Recreation will close the left lane of the Storrow Drive Tunnel to perform maintenance on Saturday, Aug. 4 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please plan accordingly.
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Streets will be closed for the JP Morgan Corporate Challenge Road Race on Thursday, and the French Cultural Center's Bastille Day celebration on Friday.
Special events taking place in the City of Boston between Thursday, July 12, and Friday, July 13, require temporary parking restrictions and may disrupt traffic. Drivers should be aware of these events and seek alternate routes. Thursday, July 12 Twelve thousand runners are expected to participate in the annual JP Morgan Corporate Challenge Road Race which will begin at 7:15 PM on Charles Street, between Boylston and Beacon Streets. “Tow Zone No Stopping Thursday 2 PM to 8 PM ” regulations will be posted and enforced at the following locations. Friday, July 13 To accommodate the French Cultural Center’s Bastille Day Celebration which will be taking place on Marlborough Street in the Back Bay , “Tow Zone No Stopping, Boston Police Special…
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Streets will be shut down and parking restricted throughout the city from Fri, June 29 - Wed, July 4.
The Massachusetts State Police, the Department of Conservation and Recreation, the Department of Transportation, and the Massachusetts Port Authority Police announce the following traffic and parking restrictions for state roads and reservations for two upcoming events, the 1812 Bicentennial Event and the July 3-4 Esplanade celebration. As heavy traffic is expected, visitors to the events are urged to use public transportation whenever possible. FRIDAY, JUNE 29 (US Navy ships expected to arrive in Boston) South Boston NO PARKING will be allowed on the following DCR Roadways in South Boston from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.: The MBTA will run shuttle buses from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. from the JFK/UMass Red Line station to Castle Island. The bus fee is $3 …
Saturday, June 23, 2012
Plus info on top athletes and more.
The following is an edited press release from the Boston Athletic Association. This Sunday, June 24, the Boston Athletic Association hosts the 2nd Annual B.A.A. 10K. The start and finish of the race is located at the Boston Common on Charles Street in Boston, MA; between Boylston Street and Beacon Street. The 10K begins at 8:00 a.m., followed by a series of Kids' Races at 9:00 a.m. and concluding an hour later. The awards ceremony is scheduled to begin at 10:00 a.m. near the start and finish line at the awards stage. Streets and roadways which comprise and abut the 10K course will be closed to vehicular traffic on the morning of June 24. Exact times of road closures and re-openings will be at the discretion of the Boston Police and …
Saturday, June 9, 2012
Which roads will be closed? We've got the info here.
At noon, an estimated 35,000 participants will kick off the Gay Pride Parade. They'll travel along a route from on Boylston Street at Dartmouth Street, right on Clarendon Street, left on Tremont Street, left on Berkeley Street, right on Boylston Street, left on Charles Street, right on Beacon Street, left on Tremont Street, straight to Cambridge Street, right onto City Hall Plaza. To accommodate the parade, temporary "Tow Zone, No Stopping, Parade Saturday" parking regulations will be in effect at the following locations. In addition, temporary “Tow Zone, No Stopping, Friday and Saturday” parking regulations will be in effect at the following location. The Annual Chandler Street Block Party will take place on Saturday, June 9. Temporary "…
Saturday, May 26, 2012
Streets will start to close at 7 a.m. as nearly 6,000 runners start at the Word Trade Center and wind a route through the city.
Nearly 6,000 runners will participate in Boston's Run to Remember 2012. They'll start at the Seaport Boulevard World Trade Center, and road closures will begin at 7 a.m. along the following route: Temporary “Tow Zone No Stopping Boston Police Special Event Sunday 7 AM to 12 Noon” signs will be posted on the following streets: • Cambridge Street, from New Chardon to Charles Circle • Seaport Boulevard from B Street to Atlantic Avenue • State Street, North Side from Atlantic Avenue to Congress Street Vehicles parked in violation of the posted regulations will be subject to ticketing and towing. The Boston Transportation Department is advising motorists to seek alternative routes and expect traffic congestion in the area. …
Friday, May 18, 2012
Best to avoid Mass Ave area.
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Street closings and traffic updates on Sunday for the Walk for Hunger
Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger: Sunday, May 6, 2012. Walkers will enjoy a 20-mile route weaving through Boston, Brookline, Newton, Watertown, and Cambridge, and will be provided with entertainment and free snacks along the way. More than 40,000 participants will raise nearly $4 million in pledges to help fund over 450 emergency programs, schools, summer food programs, community health centers, farmers’ markets, community suppers, home care organizations, and other programs that protect the individual and strengthen our community food security. Registration is from 7:00 – 9:00 A.M. on the Boston Common. For more information, call 617-723-5000 or visit www.projectbread.org. Street Closings and Traffic
Saturday, April 28, 2012
One lane eastbound from 5 a.m. - 12 p.m.
The Dept of Conservation & Recreation has issued the following traffic advisory for Sunday morning. Plan accordingly! 5 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Traffic will be restricted to one lane on the eastbound side of Storrow Drive near the Tunnel. 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.: DCR plans to close access to the Berkeley Street tunnel (underpass) and at times the high-speed lane on Storrow Drive westbound up to the off-ramp to Arlington St. The ramp will remain open except for the few minutes when we will do our load tests.