MILLBURY – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced that the Route 146 southbound Exit 8 (West Main Street) on-ramp in Millbury will be closed from 9 a.m., Tuesday, November 5, until Saturday, November 10. This on-ramp closure will allow crews to safely and effectively conduct construction operations.

During this time, all traffic seeking to access Route 146 southbound at this location will be directed to follow the detour signage in place onto Route 146 northbound in order to reverse direction at Exit 9.

This ramp closure is related to routine construction operations underway as part of the bridge replacement and roadway improvement project.  

MassDOT encourages the public to be mindful of this impact. Those traveling through the area should reduce speed and use caution. The schedule for this work is weather dependent and subject to change without notice.