Major upgrades coming to downtown Springfield

Work will also continue on Memorial Bridge

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Streets in downtown Springfield will be getting a major upgrade next week thanks to MGM.

MGM Springfield is investing more than $5 million to improve roadways and intersections.

Starting Monday, construction will take place on Dwight and Union Streets, and the I-291 off-ramp.

Work will also continue on Memorial Bridge.

Traffic signals and intersections along State Street and East Columbus Avenue will also be improved.