MBTA COVID-19 Updates

  • June 1, 2020→
    Commissioner Van Note invites MBTA members to discuss project additions and future outlook
  • May 21, 2020→
    MaineDOT Announces Additional Capital Projects
  • May 13, 2020→
    Congress must act to relieve state DOT budget shortfalls!
  • May 8, 2020→
    Governor Mills announces “Rural Reopening”
  • April 28, 2020→
    Maine fuel tax receipts down due to COVID-19
  • April 22, 2020→
    Decline in Maine Traffic Resulting in State Highway Fund Receipts Tanking
  • April 15, 2020→
    CARES Act Grants Announced for Maine Airports
  • April 6, 2020

    Updated Unemployment Information from Maine Department of Labor
    The Maine Department of Labor (DOL) recently introduced a call schedule for unemployment filers based on last name.  Those seeking to file for unemployment benefits should call 1-800-593-7660 on the day of the week designated by last name:

    • A-H on Monday, April 6
    • I-Q on Tuesday, April 7
    • R-Z on Wednesday, April 8
    • Thursday and Friday – unassigned for those who miss their alphabetical day or need to call at that time.

    Unemployment Insurance Online (available 24/7)

    By phone: 1-800-593-7660 (8 a.m.-12:15 p.m.)

    For password resets and basic questions: DOL Career Centers

    DOL’s COVID-19 page: MaineDOT COVID-19 Page

    DOL on Facebook @MElabor and Twitter @maine_labor.

    MaineDOL Full Press Release

  • April 1, 2020→
    Governor Mills issues
    Stay Healthy at Home mandate
  • March 27, 2020→
    CARES Act Passes in Congress
  • March 24, 2020→
    Governor Mills Orders Further Steps to Protect Public Health
  • March 23, 2020→
    FIGHTING THE PANDEMIC: Business recovery assistance information
    A message from MaineDOT Commissioner Van Note
    Please contact your congressional leaders.