Construction detour begins on the Longfellow Bridge - Boston News, Weather, Sports | FOX 25 | MyFoxBoston

Construction detour begins on the Longfellow Bridge

Posted: Updated:

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. ( -- The Mass. Department of Transportation began a construction detour on the Longfellow Bridge Sunday.

The work has shut down the Cambridge-bound side of the bridge. Drivers will be detoured from Charles Circle to Edwin H. Land Boulevard.

One lane of the Boston-bound side will remain open during construction. Bicyclists and pedestrians will be able to use the bridge during the repairs.

More changes will come in Sept. 2014 when the Boston-bound lane will shift its position on the bridge while the Cambridge-bound detour will remain in place.

Construction is expected to last three and a half years.

Powered by WorldNow

25 FOX Drive
Dedham, MA 02026

Phone (781) 467-2525

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices