Mass. Avenue Bridge over Charles River will be closed Wednesday


BOSTON ( – The Massachusetts Avenue Bridge over the Charles River will be closed to traffic on Wednesday, April 24, from 7 a.m. until 4 p.m.

The City of Boston Transportation Department is expecting heavy traffic on the entire stretch of Massachusetts Avenue and is asking drivers to seek alternate routes throughout the day.

Traffic will be further impacted by the Red Sox game which is scheduled for 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Fans are asked to leave their cars at home and take the MBTA to Fenway Park. MBTA service will be provided at rush hour levels in advance of the game and extra service will be provided when the game is over.

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