Rolling Stock Study by Northeastern University

Leading Policy Institution Partners with TAM to Study Competitive Disadvantages for Trucking in Massachusetts. TAM is pleased to announce that we have partnered with Northeastern University and the Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy to conduct a study on the economic impacts of commercial transportation within the Commonwealth.  Originally borne

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I-495 / I-90 Interchange FEEDBACK

I-495 / I-90 Interchange Improvements Project Did you know 50% of all freight traffic in Massachusetts goes through this interchange?? TAM recently met with representatives of MassDOT to discuss the upcoming rebuild of the interchange of Routes 495 and 90. This will be a multi-year project, currently in the predesign

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Hours of Service Waiver

DECLARATION OF EMERGENCY NOTICE Title 49 CFR Section 390.23 Pursuant to 49 CFR Section 390.23, I, Governor Charles D. Baker, declare that an ongoing emergency exists pertaining to the intrastate delivery of essential supplies, more specifically propane gas and heating oil to customers in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. This emergency exemption is issued as a result of past and forecasted continuing cold temperatures that

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RMV Encourages Commercial Customers to Avoid the Rush by Renewing Year-End Vehicle Registrations Online

The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is reminding MMTA members that their registration(s) expire in December and to avoid the rush by renewing online. The RMV encourages eligible customers to renew online at www.MassRMV.com. Customers will find new website improvements which offer a simple, efficient online renewal transaction. Customers whose commercial

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Notice to I-90 Exit 11 Tandem Trailer Lot Users

The tandem trailer parking lot located off I-90 at exit 11 in Millbury will be permanently closing on Friday, October 21st as part of a consolidation effort to improve interchange efficiency in relations to the All Electronic Tolling (AET) project. All exit 11 tandem lot users will be directed to

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Safety Roundtable

MMTA is hosting its final safety roundtable event on Friday, October 14 from 8-10am at the Tri State Truck Center in Shrewsbury, MA. Mark your calendars to attend this important training event. Please look to your newsletter and our FB or Twitter account for updated information.

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Donate Silent and LIVE Auction Items

At the Fall Awards Banquet this year, MMTA is hosting a live and silent auction event! All proceeds benefit MMTA’s Scholarship program. To donate an auction item, please call us today! Some of the previous year’s items included: boat trips; gift baskets; tickets to sporting events; vacation home rentals; and

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Happy Truck Driver Appreciation Week

September 11-17 marks National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. Have you thanked your drivers today?

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ATRI’s Industry Issue Survey LIVE

ATRI’s annual top industry issues survey is live for 2016. Please take a few minutes to provide your input-Click Here!

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FREE Safety Event

MMTA is hosting the third quarter safety roundtable event on Friday, July 15 from 8-10am at the XPO Logistics (Con-Way) facility 106 New Lombard Road in Chicopee, MA. This complimentary event will feature a presentation on injury prevention by Pappas Work Smart. To register email jzywien@lynchassociates.net or call 617-695-3512.

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