Weather Delays Opening of 4th Lane on I-93/I-95 (Route 128)
Tuesday night's wintry weather has delayed the opening of the fourth lane of travel between Westwood and Randolph. Below is the new timeline.
The following information was provided by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation:
Last night's inclement weather will delay the opening of the fourth travel lane on the stretch of I-95 (Route 128) from Randolph to Westwood by one day. Yesterday, construction crews began to open the remaining portions of the newly constructed fourth travel lane on the section of interstate roadway between Randolph and Westwood. The section originally scheduled to open tomorrow (Wednesday) morning will now open on Thursday AM.
Below is the revised schedule, which is still subject to change:
The section of I-95 (Route 128) North between the point where the on ramp from I-95 North ties in and East Street (Exit 14) will open at 5:00 AM on THURSDAY, Nov. 29.
The section of I-93 South between Route 138 (Exit 2) and the point where I-95 (Route 128) North begins will open at 5:00 AM on FRIDAY, Nov, 30.
The section of I-93 South between Ponkapoag Trail (Exit 3) and Route 138 (Exit 2) will open at 5:00 AM on SATURDAY, Dec. 1
The section of I-93 South between Route 24 (Exit 4) and Ponkapoag Trail (Exit 3) will open at 5:00 AM on SUNDAY, Dec. 2.
The section of I-95 (Route 128) North between East Street (Exit 14) and a point just south of Route 109 (Exit 16) opened at 5:00 AM TODAY, Tuesday, Nov. 27.