CORRECTED Damon Road in Northampton will be closed to through traffic for much of Aug. 9-10
Bob Clifton of the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation kicks up some dust while mowing the Elwell Recreation Area on Damon Road in Northampton, September, 2013. KEVIN GUTTING Purchase photo reprints »
NORTHAMPTON — Damon Road will be closed to through traffic for most of the *second weekend of August due to construction on the railroad crossing between King Street and Industrial Drive.
The road will be closed from the intersection of King Street and Damon Road to Industrial Drive starting at *7 a.m. Aug. 9, and is expected to re-open Aug. 10 at 7 p.m., according to a statement from the office of Mayor David Narkewicz.
The construction is part of the Knowledge Corridor Project, the $83 million high-speed passenger rail system that will link Connecticut and Vermont.
*CORRECTION: A previous version of this article gave the incorrect dates for roadwork.