MassDOT this summer will replace 14 deteriorated bridge superstructures on I-93 in the city of Medford. The superstructure replacements at the core of the "93Fast14" project will take place on weekends in June, July and August (except for the 4th of July), avoiding impact on weekday rush-hour traffic.
The 93Fast14 project is part of the Patrick-Murray Administration's historic Accelerated Bridge Program to repair the Commonwealth's structurally-deficient bridges.
Follow the latest construction and traffic information on the 93Fast14 website, and check out the video explaining the project below.
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