Worcester, MA (October, 4, 2013) - Due to necessary bridge repair work, a portion of I-290 East and West will be closed late Saturday night into early Sunday morning. The anticipated closure will impact the area of Exits 19/20 eastbound and Exit 20 westbound from approximately 12:00 AM to 6:00 AM on Sunday.
Vehicles traveling on I-290 West will be routed from Exit 19 to I-190 Exit 1 to West Boylston Street then back onto the ramp for I-190/290.
Vehicles traveling on I-290 East will be routed from Exit 20 to Melrose Street and re-enter I-290 at Lincoln Street.
Worcester Police will work with Massachusetts State Police to coordinate this detour.