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Burns Bridge A Public Information Meeting for the Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Bridge Replacement Project, Route 9 over Lake Quinsigamond, is set for:

Thursday, March 11, 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Worcester Technical High School
1 Skyline Drive, Worcester

The meeting will include information about the project and the different bridge types being evaluated as part of the federal and state environmental assessment process. The project team and MassDOT will also summarize comments received to date, answer questions, and gather public comment on the design alternatives. 

The Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Bridge project is part of Governor Deval Patrick's historic eight-year, $3 billion Accelerated Bridge Program to repair or replace structurally-deficient bridges across the Commonwealth.

If you have questions or would like more information, please contact Stephanie Boundy, 617-973-8049 or Stephanie.Boundy@state.ma.us.  Learn more about the Accelerated Bridge Program. 

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