I-90 East Exit (Route 1A North) to Route 145, Bennington Street
Temporary Ramp Relocation
The I-90 East Exit to Route 145, Bennington Street will be temporarily relocated 1000 feet to the southwest (closer to the Callahan and Williams Tunnels).
Motorist on I-90 East, destined for Route 145, Bennington Street, should turn left at the traffic signal at the end of the ramp. Then, motorists destined for Day Square and Chelsea should stay left, and motorists destined for Route 145, Orient Heights, and Winthrop should stay right. Motorists should use caution and pay attention to signs.
This temporary ramp relocation is to allow construction of the final Route 1A/ Route 145, Bennington Street interchange. Completion is expected in mid 2006. Please contact Steven Collins at the Central Artery at 617-951-6066 with any comments or concerns.
I-90 (MassPike) East
Nighttime Highway Closure
I-90 (MassPike) East between Exit #22 (Prudential Center/Copley Square) and South Boston will be closed nights Tuesday, December 27, 2005 thru Thursday, December 29, 2005 from 11:00 PM until 5:00 AM the following morning, and Friday, December 30, 2005 from 11:00 PM to 7:00 AM Saturday morning. Direct access to the Ted Williams Tunnel from Frontage Road, and South Boston will remain open.
All traffic will be directed off the Turnpike at Copley Square onto Stuart Street. Drivers should follow the posted detour route on Stuart Street, Arlington Street, and Herald Street and continue following the posted detour signs to their destinations, as indicated below:
To I-90 East/South Boston/Airport: Turn right onto Albany Street. Continue south on Albany Street and use the Ramp to I-90 East from the Albany Street Connector.
I-93 South Exits 24A and B to Government Center and Callahan Tunnel
Nighttime Ramp Closure
The Exit ramp from I-93 South to Government Center and the Callahan Tunnel (Exit 24 A and Exit 24 B) will be closed at night Tuesday, December 27, 2005 through Thursday, December 29, 2005 from 11:00 PM to 5:00 AM the following morning and Friday, December 30, 2005 from 11:00 PM until 7:00 the following morning.
Motorists will be detoured to Exit 23 Purchase Street or Exit 20A, South Station. From there drivers trying to access Government Center should follow the posted detour via Atlantic Avenue while drivers heading to East Boston and Logan Airport will be detoured to the Ted Williams Tunnel via Seaport Boulevard or Summer Street.
Haymarket On-ramp to I-93 South and Callahan Tunnel
Nighttime Ramp Closures Only
The Haymarket On-ramp to I-93 South and the Callahan Tunnel will be closed nights starting Tuesday, December 27, 2005, through Friday, December 30, 2005 from 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM the next morning (6:30 Saturday morning).
Motorists destined for Route 1A, East Boston, and Logan Airport should follow posted detour signs to the I-90 East on-ramp in South Boston. Motorists destined for I-93 South or I-90 (MassPike) West should follow the posted detour signs to Surface Artery and the respective on-ramps at Congress Street or Herald Street, and Kneeland Street.