GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The General Pierce Bridge, which spans the Connecticut River from Greenfield to Montague, will be closed for a bridge rehabilitation project starting Monday.
According to MassDOT, traffic will be detoured via Montague City Road, Avenue A, Route 2, and Routes 5 and 10. Signs will be placed to advise motorists of the closure. The bridge will remain open to pedestrians. This closure will remain in place until the project is completed in Fall 2023.
Drivers who are traveling through the area should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution. The cost of the project is approximately $13.7 million.