LEE, OTIS, BECKET — The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) announces crews will be conducting bridge and guardrail repair operations at specific locations on Interstate 90, eastbound and westbound, in Lee, Otis, and Becket. The work is scheduled to begin in some locations at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, July 6, and will conclude at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, July 9. There will be no construction operations on Monday, July 5, in observance of the Independence Day Holiday. The work will require intermittent lane and shoulder closures.
At all times, travel will be maintained on I-90 through the work zones. The locations and schedules for lane closures for the work are as follows:
Bridge repair operations will be conducted on I-90 eastbound at mile marker 10.6 on Tuesday, July 6, from 7 a.m.–4 p.m. Bridge repair operations will be conducted on I-90 westbound at mile marker 10.6 on Wednesday, July 7 and Thursday, July 8, from 7 a.m.–4 p.m.
Bridge repair operations will be conducted on I-90, eastbound and westbound, at mile marker 22.0 from Tuesday, July 6–Friday, July 9, from 7:00–3:30 p.m.
Guardrail repair operations will be conducted on I-90 westbound from mile marker 18 to mile marker 15 on Tuesday, July 6–Thursday, July 8, from 7 p.m.–5 a.m.
Drivers who are traveling through the affected areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution. All scheduled work is weather dependent and/or may be impacted due to an emergency.