Route 9 Relocation a Long, Winding Road

Source: Union-News (Springfield, MA) Author: MARLA A. GOLDBERG GOSHEN, MA – It may never happen. That was what officials from District 1 of the Massachusetts Highway Department told town administrators yesterday about possibly relocating part of Route 9. But nonetheless, Edwin Taginski, a project development engineer, and Rudyard Longton, acting director of District 1, questioned selectmen […]

Route 9 Hazards Targeted

Source: Union-News (Springfield, MA) Author: MARLA A. GOLDBERG GOSHEN, MA – A small section of Route 9 here that town officials say say is a frequent site of accidents, may eventually be improved by the state Highway Department. “We are considering some changes in there, and we will be meeting with the town,” Chrysa Meyers, a […]

Truck Jackknifes

Union-News (Springfield, MA) GOSHEN, MA – A Springfield man was injured yesterday after his tractor-trailer jackknifed, the gas tank was punctured and he slipped on the leaking gas, state police said. Robert Madory, no age or address available, was treated and released from Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton after the 8:25 a.m. accident. Madory was […]