• Heavy traffic causes I-91 tie-up
    July 07,2014
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    Heavy traffic delay causes I-91 tie-up

    BRATTLEBORO Heavy traffic leaving the state Sunday after a long holiday weekend caused southbound backups of up to 4 miles on Interstate 91.

    The Vermont Agency of Transportation is spending $59.5 million to remove and replace four interstate bridges between exits 2 and 3.

    Some 20,000 daily drivers that used to have two lanes northbound and two lanes southbound now have one each. On Sunday, that caused tie-ups significant enough to cause authorities to send out press releases advising of the slowdown.

    People seeking more information about the construction set to continue through the summer of 2016 can log onto its website, www.i91brattleborobridge.com.
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