The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says deck repairs and paving on the Sagamore Bridge will continue through fall as weather permits. The project will resume in early spring 2010. Completion is scheduled for late spring.
The travel restrictions will continue 24-hours a day, 7- days a week. Travel delays are likely to occur during the morning and afternoon peak travel periods each day.
Message boards, located at both approaches to the Sagamore Bridge, will keep motorists advised of work efforts. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Cape Cod Canal website will offer work status and advise of lane shifts and other schedule adjustments.
Thanksgiving: Travel Safely! posted on Nov 24
MassDOT encourages Thanksgiving holiday travelers to check the latest winter weather forecast and plan ahead with the high volume of traffic on our highways and at Boston Logan International Airport expected this year. Highways are typically busiest on the Tuesday and Wednesday before and on …Continue Reading Thanksgiving: Travel Safely!
South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacements Move Forward posted on Nov 24
Governor Deval Patrick today joined Acting MassDOT Secretary and CEO Frank DePaola and local officials to announce a contract award for the replacement of four bridges in New Bedford and Fall River along the future South Coast Rail Line. The improvements will advance South Coast …Continue Reading South Coast Rail: Bridge Replacements Move Forward
I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced posted on Nov 20
MassDOT and the Massachusetts State Police announced the establishment of a new Highway Safety Corridor Program for I-495 through the towns of Chelmsford, Westford, Littleton, Boxborough, Bolton, and Berlin. The program posts public safety signs that read, “Highway Safety Corridor / Laws Strictly Enforced” at …Continue Reading I-495 Highway Safety Program Announced