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Amherst Traffic Alerts
Roadway/Traffic - dead animal
Dead Animal at I-495 Southbound at Exit (21A/B) W Main St. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 1:08 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 1:19 pm
Roadway/Traffic - debris / rubbish
Debris / Rubbish at I-93 Northbound at Exit (42) Dascomb Road. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 1:04 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 1:05 pm
Roadway/Traffic - debris / rubbish
Debris / Rubbish at US-3 Northbound at Lowell Conn S. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 1:00 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 1:03 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-67 Eastbound at Old West Brookfield Rd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 11:37 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 11:42 am
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-67 Eastbound at Old West Brookfield Rd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 11:37 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 11:42 am
Roadway/Traffic - dead animal
Dead Animal at RT-2A Westbound at Bacon St. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 10:53 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 10:56 am
Roadway/Traffic - debris / rubbish
Debris / Rubbish at RT-129 Westbound at Salem St. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 10:45 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 10:49 am
Roadway/Traffic - debris / rubbish
Debris / Rubbish at I-95 Northbound at Exit (2A/B) Rt-1A/ Newport Ave. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 10:21 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 10:34 am
Roadway/Traffic - dead animal
Dead Animal at RT-24 Northbound 0.08 mi. before S Elm St. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 9:16 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 9:59 am
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-3 Northbound at Landing Rd. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 25, 2014, 8:09 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 25, 2014, 8:10 am
Planned Roadway - Bridge construction
Bridge Construction at RT-16 Both Directions Sweetser Cir/Broadway to Corporation Way. Lane Affected: |X|X| | |X|X| Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|L|L|L|
Start: October 24, 2014, 8:00 pm / End:October 27, 2014, 4:00 am / Updated: October 25, 2014, 1:37 am
Roadway/Traffic - dead animal
Dead Animal at RT-133 Eastbound at Old Essex Rd. Lane Affected: | | Lane Pattern: |L|
Start: October 24, 2014, 8:21 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 24, 2014, 8:29 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at I-95 Northbound at Exit (20A/B) Rt-9/ Worcester St. Lane Affected: | | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|R|
Start: October 24, 2014, 8:27 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 24, 2014, 8:25 pm
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at I-90 Eastbound at Exit(18) Cambridge St, to Storrow Dr. Lane Affected: | | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|L|
Start: October 24, 2014, 1:28 pm / End:N/A / Updated: October 24, 2014, 1:41 pm
Planned Roadway - Bridge construction
Bridge Construction at RT-2 Westbound at Exit(56) Rt-225 & Rt-4 / Lexington-Bedford. Lane Affected: | |X|X| Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 29, 2014, 8:00 pm / End:October 31, 2014, 5:00 am / Updated: October 24, 2014, 12:42 pm
Roadway/Traffic - dead animal
Dead Animal at RT-2 Westbound at Exit(58) Park Ave / Belmont-Arlington Heights. Lane Affected: | | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|L|
Start: October 24, 2014, 11:59 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 24, 2014, 12:01 pm
Planned Roadway - Construction activity/event
Construction Activity/event at I-95 Both Directions at Main St. Lane Affected: | | | | |X|X|X|X|X| | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|
Start: October 27, 2014, 6:00 am / End:November 1, 2014, 6:00 pm / Updated: October 24, 2014, 11:24 am
Planned Roadway - Construction activity/event
Construction Activity/event at I-95 Both Directions at Main St. Lane Affected: | | | |X|X|X|X|X|X|X| | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|L|
Start: October 27, 2014, 7:00 pm / End:November 1, 2014, 6:00 am / Updated: October 24, 2014, 11:15 am
Roadway/Traffic - pothole
Pothole at RT-146 Southbound at Boston Rd. Lane Affected: | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|
Start: October 24, 2014, 9:32 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 24, 2014, 9:34 am
Roadway/Traffic - multi vehicle accident
Multi Vehicle Accident at I-290 Eastbound 0.36 mi. beyond Sword St. Lane Affected: | | | | Lane Pattern: |L|L|L|
Start: October 24, 2014, 7:31 am / End:N/A / Updated: October 24, 2014, 7:55 am
source: Massachusetts DOT

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