Interstate 391 runs from the I-91/I-391 interchange in Chicopee, Massachusetts to the center of Holyoke, a distance of about 8 miles or so, and is a 3 lane highway that is sparingly used. It runs near the Connecticut River throughout it's journey in Chicopee, and crosses into Holyoke and abruptly ends. Chicopee is a city located on the Connecticut River in Hampden County, Massachusetts. ... Holyoke is a city located in Hampden County, Massachusetts, on the banks of the Connecticut River. ... The Connecticut River as seen from the French King Bridge in western Massachusetts The Connecticut River is the largest river in New England, flowing south from the Connecticut Lakes in northern New Hampshire, along the border between New Hampshire and Vermont, through Western Massachusetts and central Connecticut into Long Island...
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Categories: U.S. Interstate Highway stubs | Three-digit Interstate Highways | Interstate highways in Massachusetts Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... This is a list of 3-digit Interstate Highway route designations in the United States. ... Interstate 91 is an interstate highway in the New England section of the United States. ... Interstate 291 is a Interstate that starts at Route 218 in Windsor has an Interchange at I-91,has a partial interchange with Route 159 goes across the Connecticut River on the Bissell Bridge, has an interchanges with Route , than goes to an Interchange with I-84, and I-384... Interstate 291 is a 5. ... Interstate 691 is a portion of the Interstate Highway system in Connecticut joining Interstate 91 at Meriden with Interstate 84 at the Marion neighborhood in Southington. ...
The proposed I-391 was to be built parallel to the Boston and Maine Railroad right-of-way from I-91 north to Rivers Park, and have a bridge across the Connecticut River.
Two separate alternatives, which called for I-391 to be built closer to the Connecticut River in Chicopee (westerly alignment / Alternative A) and slightly to the east in North Chicopee (easterly alignment / Alternative B), both were dropped early in the design stage because of the potential for heavy residential displacement.
From the Massachusetts Turnpike to McKinstry Avenue, I-391 was to be built primarily on embankment, except for areas where the alignment got close to nearby bluffs.
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