The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing it will be conducting overnight bridge deck repairs on the I-290 Bridge located over Route 12 in Auburn. The repair work will require the I-290 eastbound on-ramp from I-90/Route 12 to be closed, and traffic to be detoured. The closure will take place on Monday, March 28, from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. the following morning.
A detour will be in place as follows:
The I-290 eastbound on-ramp from I-90/Route 12 will be temporarily closed and traffic will be directed to take the I-395 southbound ramp and follow the detour signage in place to travel back onto I-290 eastbound.
Advance warning signs will be used onsite to notify drivers about the planned closures and provide updates.
Drivers who are traveling through the affected areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.
All scheduled work is weather dependent and subject to change without notice.
Drivers are encouraged to make informed decisions before heading out onto the roadways.
Those traveling through the area should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.