State plans overnight closure of Route 5 at I-91’s Exit 23 from Monday-Friday next week

MaxPixel's contributors

Published: 12-08-2023 7:00 PM

NORTHAMPTON — The Massachusetts Department of Transportation plans to close Route 5 between Interstate 91’s Exit 23 on and off ramps during the overnight hours from Monday, Dec. 11, to Friday morning, Dec. 15.

Route 5 traffic in each direction will be detoured starting each night at 7 on Monday-Thursday nights, until the next morning at 5:30 a.m. Route 5 traffic should follow the posted detour in each direction.

Drivers who are traveling through the affected areas should expect delays, reduce speed, and use caution.

All scheduled work is weather dependent and subject to change without notice.

Yesterday's Most Read Articles

Restaurateurs opening 2 businesses in Amherst face nearly $500K for violations at Eastern Mass. restaurants
Hillside Pizza closes Hadley location, but business brisk at other locations
Hadley considering removing deck from deteriorating and unused Dwyer’s Bridge
State ruling bottles up liquor license for Iron Horse revival in Northampton
Class B final: Drew Alley, South Hadley rally past Pittsfield for program’s 1st-ever WMass title (PHOTOS)
UMass basketball: St. Bonaventure beats Minutemen at own game, scores 75-67 win in front of largest crowd of the season at Mullins Center