Sumner Tunnel weekend closures are again

Native Information

The site visitors might be diverted from 11 a.m. Friday to five a.m. Mondays on particular dates.

The Sumner Tunnel is again after months of closures, however there’s nonetheless extra work to be achieved on the street forward. 

In line with town of Boston’s web site, the tunnel might be shut down throughout a number of weekends this fall, from 11 a.m. Friday to five a.m. Monday. Visitors might be diverted with street indicators. 

The closures began this weekend, and can embrace the:

  • Weekend of Sept. 22
  • Weekend of Sept. 29
  • Weekend of Oct. 20
  • Weekend of Oct. 27
  • Weekend of Nov. 3
  • Weekend of Nov. 10

Anybody with feedback, questions, or issues in regards to the closures, can e mail town at [email protected]

The Sumner Tunnel, which runs between East Boston and the North Finish, was the primary site visitors tunnel in-built Massachusetts.

The 90-year-old tunnel required extra repairs than the standard tempo of repairs may present and thus Massachusetts Division of Transportation Officers determined to start closures to make extra significant repairs.