BRATTLEBORO >> To reduce congestion on Interstate 91, both Exit 3 on ramps will be closed Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The highway will remain open.

According to the managers of the West River bridge project, traffic conditions on both Interstate 91 and through the town will be monitored closely throughout the day. Should traffic congestion become an issue, the ramps may be re-opened until traffic conditions improve. This will be managed actively throughout the day until peak traffic volumes have passed.

Segmental construction at Pier 2 will continue through the fall. The new bridge deck over Upper Dummerston is complete, crews are constructing barrier wall. The new roadway alignment and paving will continue through the fall. Bridge completion is anticipated in the Spring 2017. Project completion is anticipated in the Fall 2017.