ConnDOT: News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
2018
1/19/2018Weekend Traffic Notice Regarding Route 82 in East Haddam at the East Haddam Swing Bridge
  The CTDOT is announcing that on Saturday, January 20, 2018, at a yet to be determined time, the East Haddam Swing Bridge carrying route 82 across the Connecticut River, will be moved into the open position to allow for the passage of US Coast Guard ice-breaking vessels around and to points north on the river. The bridge will remain in the open position for several hours and there will be no motor vehicle traffic across the river during this timeframe.
 
1/11/2018Bus Service to Supplement Rail Service on Shore Line East
  Because of equipment issues, buses will supplement rail service on Shore Line East beginning Friday, January 12, 2018.
 
1/11/2018CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION LAUNCHES HARTFORDLINE.COM WEBSITE IN PREPARATION FOR MAY 2018 SERVICE
  (HARTFORD, CT) –The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) today announced that it has launched a new website for its upcoming passenger rail service, the CTrail Hartford Line, at www.hartfordline.com. The website provides future Hartford Line riders a taste of what to expect when the service launches in May 2018.
 
1/4/2018Rail and Bus Service Update
  CTtransit express bus service will be suspended due to worsening winter storm conditions. The last express buses from Hartford will depart at 12:20 pm. The last express bus from Waterbury to Hartford will depart at 12:10 pm and the last express bus from Storrs to Hartford will depart at 1:46 pm. Express bus service will remain suspended for the remainder of today. CTfastrak and CTtransit local bus service will continue to operate with snow detours in effect. Customers are encouraged to check cttransit.com for the latest service information. Updated train service information may be found at www.mta.info and www.amtrak.com.