Starts & Stops
Mass. highway signs perplex, and vex, some motorists
In this week’s Starts and Stops: Drivers wonder about the curious message that flashed on Massachusetts highways the last two weeks, asking them not to move firewood, with an explanation from the state Department of Transportation. Elsewhere in Starts, more on the history of transit mascots in Boston — leading up to the debut of the live-action Charlie last week — and a frustrating situation is resolved at Downtown Crossing.