This is not the official budget document.

Budget Summary FY2009

Highway Department
Data Current as of:  6/22/2009

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The mission of the Massachusetts Highway Department is to design, build, maintain and operate a safe, efficient and multi-modal state highway and bridge system; to enhance the quality of life in Massachusetts through effective traffic management, proper maintenance of the highways and bridges, and efficient, safe design and construction procedures; to promote transparency by sharing key information with the public in a variety of formats; and to strengthen the economy of Massachusetts by providing world-class infrastructure that supports jobs growth and development.

Governing Laws:


MGL C. 16 S. 1-5
Department of Highways
MGL C. 81 S. 1-32
State Highways
MGL C. 85 S. 1-36
Regulations and By-laws Relative to Ways and Bridges


711 CMR 3.0
Control and restriction of billboards, signs, and other advertising devices
720 CMR
Department of Highways