Overnight closures on I-91, I-291 in Springfield this week

The closures will allow contractors to complete barrier and demolition work

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – MassDOT is scheduled to close a portion of I-91 South and I-291 West in Springfield each night this week.

  • From Monday to Thursday, Exit 1A on I-291 West will close every night at 9:00 p.m. and reopen at 5:00 a.m.
  • A portion of I-91 South will also close overnight Monday through Wednesday from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Traffic will be detoured onto the ramp for Temporary Exit 7-6 during the closure.

MassDOT says these closures will allow the project contractor to complete barrier and demolition work.

There are no planned road closures from 12:00 p.m. December 23 to 5:00 a.m. December 27 for the holiday weekend.

Continuing Coverage: Interstate 91 reconstruction project