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May 21, 2013

E-ZPass transponders available at AAA branches

Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey and Registrar of Motor Vehicles Rachel Kaprielian yesterday joined AAA of Southern New England to announce the availability of E-ZPass transponders at 17 AAA branches across the state.

“Expanding the avenues through which motorists may join the E-ZPass program is an important convenience for MassDOT to offer,” said Secretary Davey. “Considering our many mutual customers, AAA is a logical partner in this effort and we are proud to bring this service to their members.”

E-ZPass transponders are now available to AAA members at AAA branches across Massachusetts, including in: Auburn, Boston, Burlington, Framingham, Haverhill, Lawrence, Leominster, Lowell, Newburyport, Newton, North Andover, Peabody, Plymouth, Rockland, Saugus, Waltham and Westwood.

E-ZPass users can forget about keeping cash and change on hand as they skip the line at the cash booths and travel, instead, through dedicated lanes without stopping. As residents begin to plan summer travel, it is important to note that E-ZPass is accepted on toll roads from Maine to Virginia and west to Illinois.

For transportation news and updates visit MassDOT at our website: www.mass.gov/massdot, blog: www.mass.gov/blog/transportation, or follow MassDOT on twitter at www.twitter.com/massdot and Facebook at www.facebook.com/massdotinfo.

Going the Distance arrives June 10

The Going the Distance coaching service will hold its speed and conditioning program at Andover High School for 10 Mondays beginning June 10.

The annual summer camp for youths age 5-18 starts every Monday at 6 p.m. and ends at 7:15 p.m. at the outdoor track.

The goal of the program is to develop and enhance the athlete’s fitness and conditioning through sessions that improve speed, quickness, balance agility, form and sport-specific technique.

Participants learn conditioning strategies for future training and continued development throughout their athletic sessions.

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