Drivers looking to use the Memorial Avenue rotary tomorrow should look to take other routes. Multiple road closures throughout the day will keep the area congested.
Mass DOT will begin paving the Memorial Avenue rotary at 10 a.m. They are working on improvements to two overpasses carrying Memorial Avenue over Route 5.
From noon to 3 p.m., the Memorial Bridge will be closed and Route 147 Westbound between Main Street and the rotary will be detoured onto Route 5.
Between 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Route 147 Westbound will be detoured on the Springfield side of the bridge. Route 147 Eastbound will be detoured onto Route 5.
Throughout the day, there will be closures of the on and off ramps between Route 5 and the Memorial Avenue rotary. Mass DOT says it is best for drivers to proceed with caution and expect delays.
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