From Wellesley Police Department:
Washington Street will be closed to all traffic from Walnut Street to the Newton line starting at 10 PM on Monday and Tuesday, October 17 and 18th. The road will re-open by 5 AM for normal traffic and will be fully open during the day.
Construction crews will be working on Washington Street in the area of Mica Lane (Lower Falls Square). Crews will be relocating a cross walk and adding a curb extension. This work requires complete shutdown of the road in the area.
Traffic traveling eastbound on Washington Street will be detoured down Walnut Street and back out to Washington Street in Newton. Traffic traveling westbound on Washington Street will be detoured in Newton to Walnut Street in Wellesley, and back on to Washington Street. Local traffic will be granted access to the area as needed.
Wellesley Police and Newton Police officers will be on scene to assist with traffic management. The detour will be fully marked. Due to the light volume of traffic, no significant delays are expected.
Any changes or delays will be sent out and posted on our website at www.WellesleyPolice.com.