Tag Archive for Western Ave

Route 107 Corridor Study – FINAL REPORT Released

11.30.16 From MassDOT – The Route 107 Corridor study team is pleased to announce the release of the Final Report, available for download on the project website. The Final Report summarizes the analysis completed and multimodal design recommendations for the corridor. DIRECT LINK TO REPORT DOCUMENTS After setting goals and evaluation criteria for the study,…

MassDOT Study Highlights 107’s Dangers & Deficiencies

A Public Hearing hosted by MassDOT happened at Salem High School Wednesday night in what appeared to be a gymatorium, or an audinasium, to discuss a study of a particular stretch of State Route 107. The audience of Salemites and Lynners (probably two-thirds Salem) was shown a series of slides with traffic and accident data…

Traffic on Western Ave. a Concern?

Come to a “Public Information Meeting” on 107, including the portion in Lynn we know as Western Ave., in Salem on Wednesday. Traffic on 107 is often cited as a concern should Union Hospital close. From MassDOT – Public Information Meeting on the Route 107 Corridor Study Wednesday, January 27, 2016 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM…

MassDOT Launches Online Survey of Route 107 in Salem/Lynn

8/19/15 So uh… How’s Western Ave. treating you these days? From MassDOT – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has launched an online survey to collect information on commuter habits and travel patterns on Route 107, referred to as Highland Avenue in Salem and Western Avenue in Lynn. The survey can be accessed online in…

High Above the Buchanan / Floating Bridge

Do you call it the Buchanan or Floating Bridge? Discuss. Thanks again to Mike Barry and Norbert the drone for another unique perspective of a Lynn landmark.           More photos and videos by Mike Barry can be found on LynnHappens and on his website. Local coupons from Money Mailer!

Temporary Bridge Broken (again)

On Mother’s Day, the bridge was stuck in the open position for a while. From your friendly MassDOT – CONSTRUCTION ALERT: LYNN/SAUGUS ROUTE 107 (WESTERN AVENUE) NORTHBOUND AT THE FOXHILL DRAWBRIDGE LANE CLOSURE STARTING TONIGHT MAY 15, 2015 AT 7:00 PM  Beginning at 7:00 PM on Friday, May 15th and continuing until 11:00 PM on…

Bars of Lynn – Celley’s

I don’t know much about Country, but I’m pretty sure someone once said or sang, “If it ain’t Country, I’m not dancing.” If you ever said that, you might want to head on over to Celley’s Pub on Western Ave. in West Lynn Friday. This week’s featured bar has live classic country each Friday night,…