Traffic reduced to one-way travel on portion of Main St. in Springfield

One way traffic from Union Street to Williams Street

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Traffic will be reduced to one way travel on a portion of Main Street in Springfield beginning at 7:00 Monday night.

According to a release sent to 22News by Columbia Gas, crews will be replacing the natural gas system on Main Street from Union Street to Williams Street over the next two weeks from 7:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. each night.

Police will be directing traffic around the area, but Columbia Gas is encouraging drivers to avoid the area if possible.

Traffic and parking will be normal throughout daytime hours.