TAM News

Tobin Bridge & Chelsea local traffic advisories through Aug. 23

MassDOT has published additional advisories concerning the Route 1 Northbound lane shift beginning Aug. 19 and overnight work and closures in the Spruce Street area between Aug. 19 and Aug. 23.

FMCSA publishes HOS proposed rulemaking

FMCSA publishes notice of proposed rulemaking on changes to hours of service (HOS) rules to increase safety on America’s roadways.

Tobin Bridge Chelsea Curves – Construction through Aug. 24

Overview of construction operations and traffic impacts for the Tobin Bridge/Chelsea Curves Rehabilitation Project between July 28 and Aug. 10.

North Washington Street Bridge – Construction through Aug. 24

Overview of construction operations and impacts for the North Washington Street Bridge Replacement Project through Aug. 24.

Register for live ELD Q&A FMCSA session

FMCSA is hosting a series of live question and answer sessions to help carriers as they prepare for using ELDs to monitor hours of service.

Take the ATRI Top Industry Issues Survey

Complete the ATRI annual Top Industry Issues Survey to identify critical issues confronting our industry and develop strategies for addressing these issues.

Baker files commercial driver safety legislation (H.3980)

The Massachusetts governor files legislation (Bill H.3980) to make changes to the state portions of the commercial drivers license (CDL) program.

ATA – Truck tonnage index fell in June

The ATA’s advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 1.1% in June 2019.

Higher diesel taxes effective July 1

Although the Massachusetts diesel tax rate has not changed, Connecticut and Rhode Island – plus 10 other states – increased their rates July 1.

Weeks, TAM joins Massport Truck Access Steering Committee

TAM joins the Massport Truck Access Steering Committee, set up to ensure established truck routes are supported during Conley Container Terminal expansion.