MassDOT Schedules Temporary Ramp Closures Interstate 290 Eastbound and Westbound

by | Sep 15, 2020

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing on and off-ramp closures on Interstate 290 eastbound and westbound in Worcester.

The Interstate 290 eastbound on and off-ramps will be closed on Tuesday, September 15, and Wednesday, September 16, between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m., the following morning.

· Drivers looking to exit Interstate 290 eastbound will be detoured to exit 17.

· Drivers looking to enter Interstate 290 eastbound will be directed to use exit 11.

· Both ramps will not be closed at the same time.

The Interstate 290 westbound exit 13 on and off-ramps will be closed overnight Thursday, September 17, between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m., the following morning.

· Drivers looking to exit Interstate 290 westbound at this location will be detoured to Exit 11.

· Drivers looking to enter Interstate 290 westbound will follow detour at Exit 17.

· Both ramps will not be closed at the same time.

Drivers who are traveling through the impacted areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.

All scheduled work is weather dependent and may be impacted due to an emergency situation.