Modern Continental Construction Company of Cambridge, MA was awarded the Route 3 project and given notice to proceed on August 17, 2000.
Initial survey and sub-surface work commenced along the Route 3 corridor in the fall of 2000. This design-build project includes adding a travel lane and two 10′ shoulders in each direction, the replacement of 47 bridges, a park and ride facility as well as various environmental improvements.
Modern Continental assumed construction period operation and maintenance responsibilities of the facility on April 1, 2001 (exclusive of snow and ice).
To learn more about the Route 3 construction including helpful resources about commuting, traffic updates and schedules, please refer to the links on our newly designed site. Our Frequently Asked Questions section is the perfect place to obtain quick answers to many of the common querries we are asked each day. Plus, our site is always being updated with new information, progress shots that can be found in our Photo Gallery, Community meetings and a calander of events where you can talk to project managers in person, as well as general road closings, detours and driving alternatives.
If you have questions that the site does not address, please feel free to contact us.