The Wellesley Police Department has issued a notice that Washington Street (Rte. 16) eastbound, which has been closed and detoured at Walnut Street for the first 3 days of this week, will be closed Thursday and Friday as well from 9am-3pm. Traffic will be diverted down Walnut Street and back onto Washington Street in Newton. Westbound traffic will flow normally.
Construction work in the area is taking a bit longer than anticipated.