BRATTLEBORO — The managers of the West River Bridge project are warning drivers to expect heavy traffic on Dec. 24, 28 and 31 as a result of the holidays.

A text alert system for the project makes it possible to receive text notifications of closures of on and off ramps, the highway itself and Route 30. Sign up for this service by texting 313131 with the keyword I91Brat, or by using the signup widget on the project website

Casting of the segments will continue through the winter and construction of the Pier Table at Pier 2 will be completed this winter. Construction of the North Abutment is underway and will continue through the winter season. Abutment work at the new bridge over Upper Dummerston Road will continue following the winter season.

The next Trail Talk will be held on Jan. 9.