MassDOT will host a Design Public Information Meeting for Springfield area residents and commuters tonight, February 25, 2014, at 6:30 PM to outline plans for the Interstate 91 Viaduct Rehabilitation Project. MassDOT is completing a design to replace the existing bridge deck, which is in poor condition. The project will use accelerated bridge construction techniques to advance the project and lessen impacts on the community. Construction is expected to begin late this year.
The meeting will take place tonight:
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 6:30 PM, Basketball Hall of Fame, 1000 Hall of Fame Avenue, Springfield
The meeting will provide the public with an opportunity to become fully acquainted with the proposed project. Comments and suggestions received at the meeting will be considered to the extent possible.
Written statements and other exhibits in place of, or in addition to, oral statements made at the Public Meeting regarding the proposed undertaking are to be submitted to Patricia A. Leavenworth, P.E., Chief Engineer, MassDOT, 10 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116, Attention: Bridge Project Management, Project File No. 607731. Such submissions will also be accepted at the meeting. Mailed statements and exhibits intended for inclusion in the public meeting transcript must be postmarked within ten (10) business days of this Public Meeting. Project inquiries may be emailed to email@example.com
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