MassDot Schedules Routine Inspection of the Braga Bridge
FALL RIVER — The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has announced it will be conducting routine inspection work on the Braga Bridge beginning Monday, September 23rd.
The work will include the cleaning of drainage structures on the bridge carrying I-195 over the Taunton River. The work is expected to last approximately two weeks and will take place between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.
While work is being performed, single-lane closures of the righthand travel lane will be required at times. Traffic management will utilize police details.
Drivers traveling through the affected areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution. All scheduled work is weather dependent and/or may be impacted due to an emergency situation.
For more information on traffic conditions, travelers are encouraged to:
- Dial 511 and select a route to hear real-time conditions.
- Visit www.mass511.com, a website which provides real-time traffic and incident advisory information, and allows users to subscribe to text and email alerts for traffic conditions.
- Follow MassDOT on Twitter on Twitter@MassDOT to receive regular updates on road and traffic conditions.
-Download MassDOT's GoTime mobile app and view real-time traffic conditions before setting out on the road.