Dudley Police Chief Steve Wojnar has sent us this traffic alert: (Effective Monday, June 14th)
A recent bridge inspection was conducted in the Town of Dudley by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (Mass DOT). The Town of Dudley Highway Department was notified on or about May 28th of structural issues with one of the bridges spanning the French River on Brandon Road. (See Attached Notice) For safety purposes, Mass DOT has ordered Brandon Road in Dudley closed until further notice. Town officials are working with Mass DOT, Senator Fattman and Representative Durant, as well as officials from the Town of Webster, to expedite the repair and re-opening of this roadway as soon as possible. In the meantime, detours will be placed in effect by Mass DOT as of Monday, June 14, 2021. Traffic in the Brandon Road / Chase Avenue area will be directed to South Main Street in Webster and then to School Street. Travelers should be aware of this and seek alternate routes whenever possible. The Town of Dudley apologizes for any inconvenience.