The current project to fix the elevated section of I-91 may not be the end of the effort to improve the highway through downtown.
Drivers on downtown streets may be delayed during the daytime hours this week, as crews set up shielding.
It’s not just the highway itself where you could be dealing with lane closures this week, it is also downtown streets.
22News is working for you to show you where you will be dealing with detours Thursday and Friday.
22News breaks down a new temporary lane closure on I-91 in Springfield that’ll go into effect Sunday night.
People driving through the construction zone told 22News their biggest concern is the lane changes, and how it’s changing drivers’ behavior.
MassDOT crews will be narrowing the highway down to a single lane at 10-minute intervals throughout the day.
Lane and ramp closures have been slowing the commutes of drivers on I-91 in Springfield for nearly a month now.
More overnight closures will be starting in Springfield on the elevated portion of I-91 Sunday night.
The MassDOT has scheduled two exits to be closed this week, during overnight hours, while the contractor installs barriers.
We’re expecting to wake up to a winter mix on Tuesday. 22News is working for you with ways to get where you’re going safely.
Several drivers said the backups have made them late for appointments they booked months ago.
22News went on I-91 in Springfield Tuesday night to show you how some drivers can save time by avoiding the interstate.
22News drove through traffic during rush hour Tuesday morning and spoke with drivers about their change in commuting plans.
Most local drivers have known about the I-91 closures. 22News spoke out of state drivers who said they had no warning.
22News drove all night to give you an up to date look at your evening commute through Interstate 91 traffic.
Lane and ramp closures on Interstate 91 in Springfield are here to stay, and your commute to and from work could now be a lot longer.
With the left and center lanes now closed, Holiday travel on I-91 in Springfield could turn into a traffic nightmare.
Phase 1 of the I-91 renovation brought mostly overnight construction, so it had minimal impact on businesses, phase 2 is a different story.
22News asked Agawam firefighters how they plan to get patients to Springfield’s hospitals, with traffic so heavily backed up on the highway.