If you’re reading this in the Boston area and you haven’t heard, avoid I-93.
A massive pothole on I-93 opened up near Medford yesterday. It made commuting a mess yesterday, as they closed two lanes of traffic to fix it:
And in case you thought today would be better, it’s worse, instead! A new hole opened up on a different part of I-93N:
Thankfully my supervisor texted me before I left, and I made up a route on Google Maps that basically consisted of MA-38. Took me a 15 minutes longer than my regular commute, but a co-worker who took I-93 had a two hour commute today from Brookline, MA to Woburn, MA. Ridiculous!
Also, makes me feel oh-so-very confident about the quality of roads on my commute.