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Street Closures for Boston’s 4th of July Celebration


Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - July 1, 2013 at 6:36 pm

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Twice Monthly I-93 Overnight Closures to Begin Tuesday

Road Work

Maintenance on Interstate 93 will require transportation officials to close the expressway through Boston two times per month beginning Tuesday on the northbound side.

Traffic on I-93 northbound will be detoured off the expressway at exit 16, Southampton Street, and directed along surface streets beginning Tuesday, June 18 at 11 p.m. and ending Wednesday, June 19 at 5 a.m., according to a state Department of Transportation press statement.

Traffic may re-enter I-93 northbound at the Haymarket on-ramp. Traffic headed toward Route 1 northbound (Tobin Bridge) should stay on surface roads and access the Route 1 northbound on-ramp at City Square, according to the statement.

Work will include tunnel wall and sign washing, drain clearing and maintenance, as well as maintenance of electrical and communications systems.

The next closure will be on the southbound side of I-93 the night of July 2 into July 3. Following that will be another closure on the northbound side the night of July 16 into July 17. read more


Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - June 18, 2013 at 3:17 pm

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Road Closures, Details For Collier Service

Officer Sean Collier.

Massachusetts State Police and Cambridge Police announced several road closures around Cambridge as a result of the Wednesday memorial service for MIT Police Officer Sean Collier on the MIT campus.

  • Vassar Street:
    • Closed beginning at 6 a.m. on Wednesday between Audrey Street and Massachusetts Avenue.

    • Closed from Albany Streeet toward Boston beginning at 7 a.m. on Wednesday.

    • Closed beginning at 12 a.m. on Wednesday between Massachusetts Avenue and the B.U. Bridge.

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“These road closures are going to have a major impact on traffic in the city,” police said in a statement Tuesday. “Police are asking residents to plan ahead, seek alternate routes, and use public transportation whenever possible.”

Further information on traffic will be posted on Cambridge Police’s website and updates can found on Twitter by following @CambridgePolice and @MassStatePolice.

In addition, Massachusetts State Police tweeted the Wednesday service will not be open to the public. According to police, the service will be for “public safety personnel, MIT family, dignitaries only.”

The service starts at 12 p.m. at Briggs Field. Vice President Joe Biden will be in attendance. More details for attendees are available from Cambridge Police here. read more


Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 24, 2013 at 4:42 am

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