Blog 2018-07-02T18:46:24+00:00

Merrimack Valley TMA Blog

Building success: Andover leaders discuss new projects, disaster recovery at MVTMA municipal roundtable

The Merrimack Valley Transportation Management Association held its annual Municipal Roundtable with an enlightening presentation by Town Manager Andrew Flanagan who updated the group of 25 business leaders on the town’s water and sewer rates, exciting new business and residential developments, and the recovery efforts from Sept. 13 Merrimack Valley [...]

MassDOT launches 6-month study of area’s worst traffic – and ways to help ease it

State transportation officials have launched a new study to pinpoint the Boston area’s worst traffic and figure out how to unjam it, according to a report by The Boston Herald. MassDOT analysis will be conducted statewide and look at where and why traffic backups happen and what the state can [...]

Turkey time and traffic: Advice from AAA, MassDOT on when to stay off the roads

The Merrimack Vally is wishing all a Happy Thanksgiving with a few tips to avoid the turkey time traffic. AAA projects that 48.5 million people will drive to their Thanksgiving destination, a 4.8 percent increase over 2017. Approximately 1 million of those drivers are expected to originate in Massachusetts, according [...]