Beginning on Monday, September 22, the hours of daytime construction for the Whittier Bridge/I-95 reconstruction project, including the associated right lane closure on I-95 Northbound, will be extended to 6:00 PM, Monday through Thursday.
Traffic conditions will be monitored during the extended hours; however, drivers should expect some level of delay.
Visit the Updates page for more information on traffic and construction. Please view the Notice to Merrimack River Boaters for information about work taking place on the river that affects navigation.
The Environmental Assessment/Draft Environmental Impact Report (EA/DEIR) for the replacement of the John Greenleaf Whittier Bridge (I-95 over the Merrimack River in Newburyport and Amesbury) and highway improvements (also in Salisbury) was prepared as part of a joint federal NEPA and state MEPA environmental review process and in accordance with the scope outlined in the Secretarys Certificate for the Environmental Notification Form. (Public comment period closed Dec. 23, 2011)
Print copies and/or DVDs may be obtained by contacting James Cerbone at 617-973-7529 or James.Cerbone@state.ma.us.