Post Content

Medford I-9314 bridges Map MassDOT will hold a Design Public Hearing to discuss the I-93 Bridge Replacement Project known as 93FAST14:

Thursday, April 14, 7:00pm, Medford City Hall, 85 George P. Hassett Drive

The purpose of this hearing is to provide the public with the opportunity to learn about the proposed I-93 Corridor Bridge Replacement project. 

The project, funded by the Patrick-Murray Administration's Accelerated Bridge Program to repair and replace structurally-deficient bridges, will use an expedited Design–Build delivery method to replace 14 bridge superstructures on I-93 in Medford.  The project also includes installation of noise barrier along I-93 southbound in Medford between exits 33 and 32.

Major superstructure replacement work will take place on weekends in June, July, and August 2011 (except for the 4th of July), avoiding disruption to weekday rush-hour traffic. Weekend work will begin following the rush hour on Fridays and end prior to 5:00 A.M. on Monday mornings. 

Other work will take place during weekdays with lane closures mostly during off-peak hours.  No work will occur on Memorial Day, Fourth of July weekend or Labor Day weekend.  Finish work after September 1 includes paving, lighting, and work on the median, with final completion no later than June 2012.

Plans will be on display one-half hour before the hearing begins, with an engineer in attendance to answer questions regarding this project.  A project handout will be available on the project website.

Written By:

Recent Posts

Weston: Newly Constructed Ramp Opens Friday, June 23rd posted on Jun 22

Weston: Newly Constructed Ramp Opens Friday, June 23rd

MassDOT has announced that on the evening of Friday, June 23, it will open a newly constructed on-ramp in Weston for vehicles traveling from I-90 (the Massachusetts Turnpike) westbound onto Route 128/I-95 north and southbound. This ramp opening is part of the ongoing work to   …Continue Reading Weston: Newly Constructed Ramp Opens Friday, June 23rd

Hudson: Washington Street Bridge Project Advances posted on Jun 22

Hudson: Washington Street Bridge Project Advances

MassDOT is pleased to announce that the Washington Street bridge replacement project in Hudson is moving forward. The bridge will be closing on Wednesday, July 5, and reopening approximately three months later in October.  The Washington Street Bridge carries Route 85 over the Assabet River   …Continue Reading Hudson: Washington Street Bridge Project Advances

Bedford, Billerica: Middlesex Turnpike Project Moves Forward posted on Jun 20

Bedford, Billerica: Middlesex Turnpike Project Moves Forward

The MassDOT Board of Directors has approved the awarding of a contract for approximately $34.4 million for work to reconstruct and improve a section of the Middlesex Turnpike in Bedford and Billerica. Under the project, approximately 1.6 miles of the roadway will be expanded from   …Continue Reading Bedford, Billerica: Middlesex Turnpike Project Moves Forward