Infrastructure improvements on Pendleton Ave in Springfield

Drivers are encouraged to seek alternative routes when possible.

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – As part of the Water Pipe Improvement Project in Springfield, private contractors will continue to work to replace water pipes within Pendleton Avenue from Hancock Street to Eastern Avenue.

The project is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 24, and continue for approximately one week from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Changes in traffic patterns and traffic delays are expected.

Pendleton Ave from Hancock Street to Eastern Avenue will be closed to through traffic. Westbound traffic will be detoured onto Tyler Street. Eastbound traffic will be detoured onto King Street. Hancock Street at the intersection of Pendleton Ave will be reduced to a single lane with alternating traffic flow.

Drivers are encouraged to seek alternative routes when possible.