Reminder/Notice of Work: Medford Street Bridge to FULLY CLOSE for the Weekend of October 4 & 5


As work continues at the Medford St. Rail Bridge for the Green Line Extension project (GLX), Phase 1 work will require the complete closure of Medford St., between South St. and Somerville Ave., on Saturday, October 4, and Sunday October 5. Vehicle detours are as follows:

• Northbound traffic will be detoured left onto South St., to Windsor Pl., right onto Webster Ave., right onto Prospect Ave., and right onto Somerville Ave.
• Southbound traffic will be detoured left onto McGrath Hwy., right onto Cambridge Str. (at the intersection at Lechmere Station).
(View the Medford Street Detour Map).

To ensure pedestrian safety during this work, sidewalk access will be restricted. A pedestrian access plan is available on the Phase 1 construction page of the GLX website.

The next weekend closure of this section of Medford St. is expected on October 25 & 26.

Local Medford St. businesses will remain open during these closures.

If you have any questions or need additional information, contact the GLX team at, or 855-GLX-INFO (855-459-4636).

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