(Springfield, MA) – State transportation officials have unveiled plans for a 260-million-dollar repair of the I-91 viaduct as it moves through Springfield. A crowd gathered Tuesday at the Basketball Hall of Fame to hear about it. Officials say the project could go out to bid in November and take three years to complete. A longer-term study is looking at the possibility of burying the highway or taking it down to grade. The DOT said the current plan for repairs has to move forward now because of safety concerns.
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Bob McDonald, President Obama's choice to run the VA, looks set for an easy Senate confirmation.
A historic barn will remain standing for at least a little while longer.
The chairman of the Gill Board of Selectmen is calling for a push for greater safety measures along the French King Bridge.