Whittier Bridge Picture
Whittier Bridge/I-95 Improvement Project
What's New

In addition to typical daytime lane closures, MassDOT will close a right lane on I-95 North from the bridges over Evans Place/Main Street to Route 110 overnight from Monday, August 31 through Thursday, September 3. Exit 58B from I-95 North to Route 110 West will also be closed during this time.

There will be no lane closures from 12:00 noon on Friday, September 4 to 6:00 AM on Tuesday, September 8 for the Labor Day holiday.

Demolition of the old Pine Hill Road/Ferry Road Bridge is complete.

Visit the Updates page for information on these and other traffic management and construction activities. Please view the Notice to Merrimack River Boaters for information about work taking place on the river that affects navigation.

Whittier Bridge Statistics
Built in 1951
1,346 feet long
73,000 vehicles/day (current)
84,800 vehicles/day projected for 2035


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MassDOT takes your input seriously and wants to hear from you. If you have immediate questions or concerns, would like to request materials regarding the project please contact:

Dan Fielding
Legislative Liaison
MassDOT Highway Division
10 Park Plaza, Suite 4160
Boston, MA 02116
Telephone: (857) 368-8959

Photo 6
A view of the Whittier Bridge from Moseley Woods Park on the east side of the bridge. The through truss construction of the bridge was modeled after the Cape Cod Canal bridges.

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