Upcoming Rte. 140 Bridge Work Schedule

Bridge Beam Installation
Bridge Beam Installation

Shrewsbury – Rte. 140 Bridge over I-290 -Bridge Beam Installation to start next week

  • Beginning Monday, March 9th  bridge beam installation is scheduled to start on the Rte. 140 bridge over I-290 in Shrewsbury.
  • Work will occur overnight Monday through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. for a minimum of 2 weeks.
  • During the work, all traffic on Route 140 in the vicinity of the bridge will be detoured.  Traffic traveling on Rte. 140 NB will be detoured onto I-290 EB to Exit 24 (Church Street) in order to reverse direction. Traffic traveling on Rte. 140 SB will be directed onto I-290 WB to Exit 22  (Main Street) in order to reverse direction.
  • All thru traffic on I-290 EB/WB will be directed to utilize the ramp bypass system at Exit 23 in order to avoid the bridge work zone.