FAIRHAVEN — The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced that it will be performing milling and paving operations on the I-195 eastbound bridge over Alden Road in Fairhaven this week.

The operation is scheduled to begin on Thursday night, Aug. 11 at 8 p.m. and is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. the following morning.

Various lane and shoulder closures are set to be in effect during the duration of the road work.

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Appropriate signage, law enforcement details, and messaging will be in place to guide drivers through the work area, according to MassDOT.

According to the agency, drivers that are traveling through the area should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.

Those looking for more information on traffic conditions can dial 511 and select a route to hear real-time conditions or visit www.mass511.com.

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