Cambridge PD: Road closures for MIT officer memorial
BOSTON (WHDH) -- The following is a press release from the Cambridge Police Department.
Important Traffic & Road Closures from the Cambridge Police Department
Restrictions in place for MIT Police Officer Memorial
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – April 22, 2013 – The Cambridge Police Department is announcing the following road closures ahead of the memorial service taking place on MIT’s campus in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Wednesday, April 24, 2013:
• Vassar Street:
o Closed beginning at 6 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24 between Audrey St. and Massachusetts Ave.
• Massachusetts Avenue:
o Closed from Albany St. toward Boston beginning at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24.
• Memorial Drive:
o Closed beginning at 12 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24 between Massachusetts Ave. and the B.U. Bridge.
• Massachusetts Avenue Bridge into Cambridge closed beginning at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, April 24.
These road closures are going to have a major impact on traffic in the city. Police are asking residents to plan ahead, seek alternate routes, and use public transportation whenever possible.
Further updates about road closures and other traffic issues will be posted on the Cambridge Police Department’s website at www.CambridgePolice.org. Information can also be found by following @CambridgePolice on Twitter.