The state Department of Transportation announced the following traffic alert.

From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, the northbound lane of the Arterial between Noyes Street and the Pedestrian bridge will be closed in order for a contractor to repair the crash impact attenuator located in the center median.

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