Springfield construction to focus on sidewalks this week

The roadwork is part of MGM's commitment to the city of Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Starting Monday, sidewalk reconstruction will be taking place on several downtown streets in Springfield, including Boland Way and East Columbus Avenue.

Construction will continue on the Memorial Bridge, to remove the concrete median and repave with asphalt.

The roadwork is part of MGM’s commitment to the city of Springfield. They’re investing $5.5 million in Springfield to improve roadways and sidewalks.