In full transparency, the following is a press release from MassDOT submitted to SOURCE media.
HUDSON/MARLBOROUGH – The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) is announcing overnight ramp closures for the ramps from I-495 southbound to I-290 westbound and I-290 westbound to I-495 southbound in Hudson and Marlborough.
These temporary ramp closures will take place nightly on Monday, November 28, Tuesday, November 29, Wednesday, November 30 and Thursday, December 1 beginning at 11 p.m. until 5 a.m.. following morning.
During the overnight work, the following detours will be in place:
- When the I-495 southbound exit 65B ramp to I-290 westbound is closed, traffic will be directed to use exit 63A (Route 20 eastbound) and reverse direction onto I-495 northbound.
- When the I-290 westbound exit 32A ramp to I-495 southbound is closed, traffic will be directed to use exit 30A (Hudson Street) and reverse direction onto I-290 eastbound.
Appropriate signage, law enforcement details, and messaging will be in place to guide drivers through the work area.
Drivers who are traveling through these areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.