ConnDOT: Construction News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
Construction News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
2011
12/22/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding Project to Replace Noise Barrier Walls on Route 15 in East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will be holding a Public Information Meeting regarding the replacement of noise barrier walls on Route 15 in East Hartford, Connecticut. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at the Silver Lane Elementary School in the gym, 15 Mercer Avenue, East Hartford, Connecticut. Department personnel will be available at 6:30 p.m. to answer questions prior to a formal presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
12/20/2011Alternating One-Way Traffic on Route 1 at The Mystic River Bridge in Mystic, CT to Begin Wednesday, January 4, 2012
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that alternating one-way traffic will be maintained across the Mystic River Bridge for the rehabilitation project from Wednesday, January 4, 2012 until approximately April 15, 2012.
 
12/9/2011Lane Use Restriction For Trucks, Buses and Trailers on Interstate 95 Between Exits 33 and 34 in Milford and Stratford to Begin Week of December 12, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that trucks, buses and trailers will be restricted to the right travel lane only on Interstate 95 between Exit 33 (Ferry Boulevard/Route 1) and Exit 34 (Bridgeport Avenue Route 1) in the towns of Stratford and Milford beginning the week of December 12, 2011. This restriction will remain in place for the durtation of construction activity for the replacement of the Moses Wheeler Bridge that carries Interstate 95 over the Housatonic River.
 
12/7/2011Traffic Control Update on Route 1 in Guilford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that it is developing plans to revise the traffic control signal to update the existing equipment and provide an exclusive pedestrian phase at the intersection of Route 1 (Boston Post Road) at State Street in the Town of Guilford.
 
12/2/2011Removal of Storm Debris on Route 8 (northbound) in Thomaston
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the removal of storm debris will require lane closures on Route 8 Northbound between Exit 40 (North Main Street) and Exit 41 (Campville Road) in Thomaston. This work is scheduled for Saturday, December 3, 2011.
 
11/21/2011East Rocks Road Bridge over Route 15 in the City of Norwalk will be Reopened to Traffic on Tuesday, November 22, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that East Rocks Road Bridge over Route 15 in the City of Norwalk will be reopened to traffic on Tuesday, November 22, 2011.
 
11/18/2011Posted Speeds Reduced on Interstate 95 in Stratford and Milford During Project To Replace Moses Wheeler Bridge over Housatonic River
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the legal speed limit has been reduced to 45 mph on I-95 in both directions between Exits 32 and 34 in Milford and Stratford.
 
11/18/2011Repairs to Seawall Damaged During Tropical Storm Irene on Route 154 in the Town of Old Saybrook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work will begin on or about November 17, 2011 for repairs to an existing seawall which was damaged during Tropical Storm Irene. The wall is located on Route 154, Maple Avenue, between Atlantic Drive and South Cove Road in Old Saybrook.
 
11/14/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding Proposed Widening of U.S. Route 6 from Carol Drive in Bristol to Peggy Lane in Farmington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning the proposed widening of U.S. Route 6 from Carol Drive in the City of Bristol to Peggy Lane in the Town of Farmington on Wednesday, November 16, 2011 in the Council Chambers at Bristol City Hall, 111 North Main Street, Bristol, Connecticut. Department personnel will be available at 6:30 p.m. to answer questions prior to a formal design presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
11/4/2011Weekend Closure of Route 68 & 70 (West Main Street) in Cheshire Scheduled For Friday Night, November 18, until Monday Morning, November 21, 2011 --- Access to Businesses and Residences will be Maintained at all Times
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Route 68 & 70 (West Main Street) will be closed to thru-traffic between Willow Street and Railroad Avenue in Cheshire from 8 p.m. Friday, November 18, 2011 until 6 a.m. Monday morning, November 21, 2011. Please note that access to businesses and residences will me maintained at all times during the closure.
 
10/27/2011Public Information Meeting Concerning the Replacement of Bridge 00368, Route 1 over the Niantic River in East Lyme/Waterford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the replacement of Bridge No. 00368, Route 1 over Niantic River on Thursday, December 8, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the East Lyme Town Hall, 108 Pennsylvania Avenue in Niantic. Inclement weather date will be December 21, 2011.
 
10/27/2011Project No. 148-202, Intersection Improvements to Route 68 (Church Street) at Route 150 (Main Street), Town of Wallingford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning the intersection Improvements to Route 68 at Route 150 on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 in Room 315, at the Wallingford Town Hall in Room 315, 45 South Main Street, Wallingford, Connecticut. Department personnel will be available at 6:30 p.m. to answer questions prior to a formal presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
10/25/2011I-84 Westbound Exit 51 Ramp to I-91 North Will Be Closed Overnight on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 During Replacement of Overhead Sign Support on the Bulkeley Bridge in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the I-84 westbound off ramp to I-91 north (Exit 51) will be closed to traffic at night beginning Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 9 pm for the replacement of the overhead sign support on the Bulkeley Bridge in Hartford.
 
10/21/2011I-91 Windsor Resurfacing Project Adding Saturday Daytime Work on October 22, 2011 To Complete H.O.V. Lanes and Ramps At Exits 38 and 42
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that on Saturday, October 22, 2011, day time work is scheduled for the High Occupancy Vehicle (HOV) lanes on I-91 north and southbound and the ramps at Exit 38 and Exit 42 from 2 p.m. to 2 a.m. Sunday. The work will require the H.O.V. lanes to be closed to traffic.
 
10/17/2011Work Begins for The Relocation of Utilities along Flatbush Avenue, New Park Avenue and Newfield Avenue in the cities of West Hartford and Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that motorists can expect nighttime and weekend lane restrictions along Flatbush Avenue, New Park Avenue and Newfield Avenue in West Hartford and Hartford as part of the utility breakout project to relocate water and sewer mains.
 
10/17/2011I-95 Northbound Closure of Third Lane in New London Between October 17, 2011 and November 11, 2011 For Bridge Work
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing a three to four week closure of one of the three lanes on Interstate 95 northbound in the vicinity of Coleman Street (Exit 82A) in New London between October 17, 2011 and November 11, 2011.
 
10/17/2011Nighttime Closure of the Exit 46 On-Ramp (Route 59 Fairfield-Easton) to Route 15 northbound in the Town of Fairfield is scheduled for October 20, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that on October 20, 2011, a nighttime ramp closure is scheduled at the Exit 46 on ramp (Route 59 Fairfield-Easton) to Route 15 northbound in the town of Fairfield. Installation of a drainage system is scheduled and will require the closure of the ramp from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
 
10/12/2011Resurfacing Project on I-84 (East and Westbound) in East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that resurfacing will be performed on I-84 in East Hartford. Motorists can expect lane closures Eastbound between Exit 58 (Robert Street) and Exit 59 (I-384) and Westbound between Exit 58 and Exit 57 (Route 15 South). This work is expected to occur on Thursday, October 20, 2011 to the morning of Saturday, October 22, 2011.
 
10/7/2011Nighttime Detour of I-95 Northbound to Route 34 Westbound (Exit 47), the Route 34 Flyover Bridge, Scheduled to Occur Tuesday, October 11th and Wednesday, October 12, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that I-95 NB to Route 34 WB (Exit 47), the new Route 34 Flyover Bridge, will be detoured evenings, Tuesday, October 11th and Wednesday, October 12, 2011, between the hours of 10 PM and 5 AM.
 
10/6/2011Traffic Signal Project on Route 71 in Farmington, Newington & West Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a traffic signal project will be performed on Route 71 between the New Britain/Farmington Town Line and Chatfield Drive in West Hartford. This project is expected to occur Tuesday, October 11, 2011 to Friday, October 28, 2011.
 
10/6/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 79 (Durham Road) in Madison and Killingworth
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 79 (Durham Road) between County Road in Madison and the Killingworth/Durham Town Line. This project is expected to occur Tuesday, October 11, 2011 to Wednesday, October 19, 2011.
 
10/6/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 80 (Old Toll Road) in Madison
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 80 (Old Toll Road) between Route 79 (Durham Road) and the Madison/Killingworth Town Line. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, October 12, 2011 to Monday, October 24, 2011.
 
10/6/2011Reconstruction of U.S. Route 44 (Burnside Avenue) between Ann Street and Zebulon Street in the Town of East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction of an 1800 foot section of U.S. Route 44 (Burnside Avenue) between Ann Street and Zebulon Street is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, October 10, 2011, in the Town of East Hartford.
 
10/3/2011I-84 Westbound Exit 51 Ramp to I-91 North Will Be Closed Overnight on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 During Replacement of Overhead Sign Support on the Bulkeley Bridge in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the I-84 westbound off ramp to I-91 north (Exit 51) will be closed to traffic at night beginning Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 9 pm for the replacement of the overhead sign support on the Bulkeley Bridge in Hartford.
 
9/29/2011Nighttime Closure of Forbes Avenue/U.S. Route 1 will occur Thursday, October 6, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing a nighttime closure of Forbes Avenue/U.S. Route 1, between Stiles Street and East Street, on Thursday, October 6, 2011, between the hours of 8 PM and 6 AM. This closure is necessary to facilitate the construction of the portion of the new Q-Bridge spanning Forbes Avenue.
 
9/27/2011Bridge Maintenance on I-95 (Northbound) over the East River between Exits 59 and 61 in Madison
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on the I-95 (northbound) over the East River between Exits 59 and 61 in Madison. This project is scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 29, 2011.
 
9/21/2011Bridge Maintenance on Dennison Road in Essex
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on two bridges located on Dennison Road in Essex (bridges over the Conn. Valley Railroad and Route 9). This project is scheduled to occur Wednesday, September 28, 2011 to Friday, October 21, 2011.
 
9/21/2011Bridge Maintenance on Route 9 (Northbound) in Essex and Deep River
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on various bridges on Route 9 (Northbound) in Essex and Deep River between Exit 3 (Route 154) and Exit 6 (Route 148). This project is scheduled to occur Wednesday, September 28, 2011 to Friday, October 21, 2011.
 
9/20/2011Bridge Maintenance on Route 40 (Southbound) in North Haven on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge
  The ConnecticutDepartment of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will resume on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge in North Haven on Route 40 (Southbound) in the vicinity of Exit 1 (I-91). This project is expected to occur Friday, September 23, 2011 to Tuesday, September 27, 2011.
 
9/20/2011Bridge Maintenance on Route 40 (Northbound) in North Haven on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will resume on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge in North Haven on Route 40 (Northbound) in the vicinity of Exit 1 (I-91). This project is scheduled for Wednesday, September 28, 2011 to Monday, October 3, 2011.
 
9/20/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project in Greenwich on Route 1 (West Putnam Avenue)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 1 (West Putnam Avenue) between the New York State Line and Dearfield Drive in Greenwich. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, September 21, 2011 to the morning of Friday, October 7, 2011.
 
9/20/2011Pavement Preservation On Route 169, Towns of Canterbury and Brooklyn
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's Office of Engineering is implementing a Pavement Preservation Program for the 2012 construction season. It is the Department's policy to keep the public informed and involved when such projects are undertaken. It is important that the community share its concerns with us to assist in the project's development. It is not anticipated that an informational meeting or a formal public hearing will be held for this project due to the limited nature of the proposed work.
 
9/20/2011Improvements on Route 195 at Chaffeeville Road and Clover Mill Road #1 in the Town of Mansfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction work will begin on September 26, 2011 for the intersection improvements on Route 195 at Chaffeeville Road and Clover Mill Road #1 in the town of Mansfield.
 
9/19/2011Nighttime Closure of Forbes Avenue/U.S. Route 1 will occur Monday, September 19th through Thursday, September 22, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Forbes Avenue/U.S. Route 1, between Stiles Street and East Street, will be closed at nighttime, Monday, September 19th through Thursday, September 22, 2011, between the hours of 8 PM and 6 AM. This closure is necessary to facilitate the construction of the portion of the new Q-Bridge spanning Forbes Avenue.
 
9/19/2011Bridge Maintenance on I-95 (Northbound) in Guilford (between Exits 58 and 61)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will be performed on the I-95 Northbound Bridge over Goose Lane in Guilford. Motorists can expect lane closures between Exit 58 (Route 77/Church St.) and Exit 61 (Route 79/Durham Rd.). This project is scheduled to occur Thursday, September 22, 2011 to the morning of Tuesday, September 27, 2011.
 
9/15/2011Utility Work on Route 7 (North and Southbound), in Brookfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that utility work will be performed on Route 7 (North and Southbound) between Grays Bridge Road and Silvermine Road in Brookfield. This project is expected to occur Sunday, September 18, 2011.
 
9/14/2011Removal of Storm Debris from Connecticut River in the Vicinity of the Bulkeley Bridge in Hartford – Lane Closures Required on I-84 Westbound between Exit 56 (Governor Street Connector) and Exit 51 (I-91 North)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the removal of storm debris from the Connecticut River in the vicinity of the Bulkeley Bridge will require lane closures on I-84 Westbound between Exit 56 (Governor Street Connector) in East Hartford and Exit 51 (I-91 North) in Hartford. This work is scheduled for Wednesday, September 14, 2011.
 
9/13/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 154 (Main Street) in Old Saybrook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 154 (Main Street) in Old Saybrook between the Senior Center driveway and Coulter Street. This project is expected to occur Thursday, September 15, 2011 and Friday, September 16, 2011.
 
9/13/2011Bridge Maintenance in Hartford on I-84 Eastbound between Exit 48 (Capitol Avenue) and Exit 50 (Trumbull Street), and Westbound between Exit 50 (Route 44) and Exit 48 (Spring Street)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will be performed on I-84 in Hartford, Eastbound between Exit 48 (Capitol Avenue) and Exit 50 (Trumbull Street), and Westbound between Exit 50 (Route 44) and Exit 48 (Spring Street). This work is scheduled for Monday, September 19, 2011 to the morning of Friday, October 28, 2011.
 
9/13/2011Repairs on Route 72 (Terryville Road) and Old Terryville Road (Due to Washout) in Bristol
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that road repairs will be performed on the bypass roadway, Old Terryville Road in Bristol due to the Route 72 (Terryville Road) washout. This work is expected to occur on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 and Thursday, September 15, 2011.
 
9/9/2011Route 39, Emergency Road Repairs due to Washout in New Fairfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a weather-related washout has resulted in the need for emergency road repairs on Route 39 in the vicinity of Inglenook Road in New Fairfield on Saturday, September 10, 2011.
 
9/9/2011Project To Begin for the Replacement of Bridges on Route 1 at Stony Brook and Quanaduck Cove in the Town of Stonington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that alternating one-way traffic will begin on September 12, 2011 for the replacement of Bridge Nos. 1898 and 1900 carrying Route 1 over Stony Brook and Quanaduck Cove in the Town of Stonington.
 
9/9/2011Route 49 (Pendleton Hill Road) Resurfacing Project in North Stonington - change in Work Hours
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a change in work hours will occur for the ongoing resurfacing of Route 49 (Pendleton Hill Road) between Route 216 (Clarks Falls Road) and the Voluntown Town Line. This project is expected to continue to Thursday, September 22, 2011.
 
9/9/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 171 (Union/Bigelow Hollow Road) in Eastford and Woodstock
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 171 (Union/Bigelow Hollow Road) between the Union/Eastford Town Line and Kenyonville Road in Woodstock. This project is expected to occur Monday, September 12, 2011 to Friday, September 23, 2011.
 
9/9/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 9 (Southbound) in Essex and Old Saybrook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 9 (Southbound) in Essex and Old Saybrook between the Route 153/154 overpass (vicinity of Exit 3) and I-95. This project is expected to occur on Monday, September 12, 2011 to the morning of Thursday, September 28, 2011.
 
9/9/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 198 (Black Pond Road) in Woodstock
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 198 (Black Pond Road) between Route 171 (Eastford Road) and just north of Route 197 (Red White School Road) in Woodstock. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, September 14, 2011 to Wednesday, October 12, 2011.
 
9/7/2011Public Information Meeting Concerning the Rehabilitation of Bridge 00894 Carrying Route 190 (Buckley Highway) over Interstate I-84, in Union
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the rehabilitation for Bridge No. 00849, which carries Route 190 (Buckley Highway) over Interstate 84 (I-84), in the Town of Union. The meeting will be held on Thursday, September 15, 2011, at 7:00 p.m., in the Town Room of the Union Town Hall, 1043 Buckley Highway, Union, Connecticut.
 
9/7/2011Public Information Meeting Concerning the Replacement of Bridge 01933 (Route 4 over Bloody Brook) and Bridge 02301 (Route 43 over Tributary of Hollenbeck River in Cornwall)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the replacement of Bridge No. 01933, Route 4 over Bloody Brook and Bridge 02301 Route 43 over Tributary of Hollenbeck River on Thursday, September 29, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the Cornwall Town Hall, 24 Pine Street in Cornwall.
 
9/2/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 147 (Baileyville Road) in Middlefield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 147 (Baileyville Road) between Route 157 (Main Street) and Route 66 (Meriden Road) in Middlefield. This project is expected to occur Tuesday, September 6, 2011 to Thursday, September 15, 2011.
 
9/2/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 71 (South East Road/New Britain Avenue) in Farmington, Newington and West Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 71 (South East Road/New Britain Avenue) between the New Britain Town Line in Farmington and Chatfield Drive in West Hartford. This project is expected to occur Sunday, September 11, 2011 to the morning of Wednesday, September 28, 2011.
 
8/31/2011Pavement Preservation Project in Development on Interstate 84 in the Towns of Newtown, Southbury, and Middlebury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to improve a section of Interstate 84 in the towns of Newtown, Southbury, and Middlebury.
 
8/31/2011Pavement Preservation Project in Development of Route 220 in the Town of Enfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is developing plans to improve a section of Route 220 in the Town of Enfield. The project involves the milling and placement of a two-inch Hot Mix Asphalt overlay on a section of Route 220 approximately between Polomba Drive and Peerless Way, to extend the service life of the existing pavement.
 
8/24/2011Project Under Development for Pavement Preservation of Route 6 in the Towns of Manchester, Bolton, Andover and Coventry
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to improve two sections of Route 6. The present schedule indicates that the design will be completed in fall 2011, with construction anticipated to start in spring 2012.
 
8/24/2011Work Schedule Extended for Bridge Maintenance in North Haven on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge (Route 40, Northbound)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the ongoing bridge maintenance being performed on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge in North Haven on Route 40 (Northbound) in the vicinity of Exit 1 (I-91) will continue to Friday, September 9, 2011.
 
8/16/2011Traffic Signal Project on Route 10 (Main/Queen Street) in Southington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a traffic signal project will be performed on Route 10 (Main/Queen Street) between Route 120 (Meriden Avenue) and Lazy Lane in Southington. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, August 17, 2011.
 
8/16/2011Utility relocation on Flatbush Avenue, New Park Avenue and Newfield Avenue in the Towns of Hartford and West Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a utility relocation at Flatbush Avenue, New Park Avenue and Newfield Avenue, in the Towns of Hartford and West Hartford will begin on or about Monday August 22, 2011.
 
8/15/2011Bridge Maintenance on I-95 (North and Southbound)in Madison (between Exits 61 and 63 - Hammonasset Connector underpass)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will require lane closures on I-95 North and Southbound between Exits 61 and 63 (Hammonasset Connector underpass) in Madison. This project is scheduled to occur Monday, August 15, 2011 to the morning of Friday, August 19, 2011 (Southbound); and Monday, August 22, 2011 to the morning of August 26, 2011 (Northbound).
 
8/15/2011Work Schedule Extended for Bridge Maintenance on Route 40 (Northbound) in North Haven on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the ongoing bridge maintenance being performed on the CSX Railroad and Quinnipiac River Bridge in North Haven on Route 40 (Northbound) in the vicinity of Exit 1 (I-91) will continue to Friday, August 26, 2011.
 
8/10/2011Replacement of Retaining Wall On Route 32 at Route 163 in the Town of Montville to Begin August 15, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the project for the replacement of a retaining wall on Route 32 at Route 163 in the Town of Montville will begin August 15, 2011. The repairs are necessitated due to the heavy rains and subsequent flooding experienced during the rain event of March 2010.
 
8/10/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 7 and Main Avenue (SR 719) in Norwalk/Wilton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 7 from the Main Avenue/Route 7 overlap in Norwalk to a half mile north of its overlap with Route 33 (Westport Road) in Wilton. The project also includes a quarter mile segment of Main Avenue (SR 719) south of the Route 7 intersection in Norwalk. This project is expected to occur Monday, August 15, 2011 to the morning of Saturday, September 17, 2011.
 
8/9/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 220 (Elm Street) in Enfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 220 (Elm Street) between Margaret Street and the I-91 Northbound entrance ramp in Enfield. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, August 17, 2011 to the morning of Friday, August 19, 2011.
 
8/8/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 8 (Northbound) in Thomaston (between Exits 38 and 41)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 8 (Northbound) in Thomaston between Route 254 and the Naugatuck River Overpass. This project is expected to occur on Monday, August 15, 2011 to the morning of Friday, September 9, 2011.
 
8/7/2011Traffic shift on Route 47 in the Town of Washington with alternating one way traffic over the Shepaug River Starting August 15, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that traffic will be shifted to a newly installed temporary bridge along Route 47 in the Town of Washington on August 15, 2011. Alternating one way traffic controlled by a temporary traffic signal will allow traffic to crossover the Shepaug River on the temporary bridge. This traffic shift is expected to remain in place until March 2012.
 
8/4/2011Traffic Shift of I-95 Southbound between Exit 46 (Sargent Drive) and Exit 45 (Route 10 - Ella Grasso Blvd) in New Haven Scheduled for Monday, August 8, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a traffic shift on I-95 Southbound between Exit 46 (Sargent Drive) and Exit 45 (Route 10 – Ella Grasso Blvd) in New Haven is scheduled to occur Monday, August 8, 2011 between the hours of 9 PM and 6 AM. The traffic shift will be in effect for approximately one month.
 
8/3/2011Pavement Restoration on I-91 (Northbound) in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a pavement restoration operation will be performed on I-91 (Northbound) between Exit 29 (Route 5/15) and Exit 32 A/B (Trumbull St./I-84 Westbound) in Hartford on Saturday, August 6, 2011.
 
8/3/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 8 (Southbound) in Shelton, Stratford, Trumbull and Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 8 (Southbound) in Shelton, Stratford, Trumbull and Bridgeport. Motorists can expect lane closures between Exit 14 (Route 110) in Shelton and Exit 5 (Chopsy Hill Road) in Bridgeport. This project is expected to occur on Sunday, August 7, 2011 to the morning of Friday, September 30, 2011.
 
8/3/2011Rehabilitation of bridges over Stony Brook and Quanaduck Cove on Route 1 in the Town of Stonington to Begin August 12, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the project for the rehabilitation of Bridges No. 1898, Route 1 over Stony Brook and Bridge No. 1900, Route 1 over Quanaduck Cove, in the Town of Stonington will begin August 12, 2011.
 
8/3/2011Replacement of Asphaltic Plug Joints on Various Bridge Decks in the Towns of Greenwich, Stamford, Westport, Fairfield, Branford, Hamden and Easton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge joint replacement project on Interstate 95 From Greenwich to Branford, US Route 1 in the Town of Fairfield, Route 15 in the Town of Hamden, and Route 58 in the Town of Easton is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, August 15, 2011.
 
7/29/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Pershing Drive (SR 727) in Ansonia/Derby
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Pershing Drive (SR 727) between Route 8 in Derby and Route 115 (Main Street) in Ansonia. This project is expected to begin the evening of Sunday, August 7, 2011 and continue to the morning of Friday, August 19, 2011.
 
7/25/2011Work at Groton New London Airport Scheduled to Start On or About September 12, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work at the Groton New London Airport, which includes safety improvements to Runway 5-23 and rehabilitation of Taxiway “D” East, will begin on or about September 12, 2011.
 
7/21/2011Pavement Preservation Project on Route 6 in Southbury and Woodbury Scheduled to Begin Thursday, August 11, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities will begin Thursday, August 11, 2011 on Route 6 from Pine Hill Road in Southbury to Route 64 (Sherman Hill road) in Woodbury.
 
7/21/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 10 in Southington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 10 in Southington between the I-84/Route 10 Connector and Route 120 (Meriden Avenue). This project is expected to occur on Monday, August 1, 2011 to Thursday, August 11, 2011.
 
7/21/2011Various Routes in Eastern Connecticut scheduled for Pavement Marking Applications
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that pavement marking applications will be performed on various routes in Eastern Connecticut. This project is expected to occur Sunday, July 31, 2011 to Thursday, August 11, 2011.
 
7/21/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 74 (Union Street) in Vernon
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 74 (Union Street) between the end of the Route 83 overlap and Route 31 (Grove Street) in Vernon. This project is expected to occur Thursday, July 28, 2011 to Friday, August 5, 2011.
 
7/19/2011Pavement Preservation Project on Interstate 91 in Windsor Scheduled to Begin Tuesday, July 19, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities are to begin on Tuesday night, July 19, 2011, on a six mile stretch of I-91 in Windsor from north of Exit 36 (Route 178) to Exit 44 (Route 5).
 
7/18/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 202 in Litchfield/Torrington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 202 between the Bantam River Bridge in Litchfield and Walnut Street in Torrington. This project is expected to occur Monday, July 25, 2011 to Friday, August 19, 2011.
 
7/15/2011Pavement Preservation Project on Interstate 84 in the Towns of New Britain and Farmington is Scheduled To Start Sunday, July 24, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a pavement preservation project that includes the milling and resurfacing of I-84 in both directions is scheduled to begin Sunday July 24, 2011, weather permitting. The project starts in the vicinity of the Route 72 interchange (exits 35/36) and extends easterly to the Route 6 Interchange (exits 38/39) in the towns of New Britain and Farmington.
 
7/14/2011LED Lamp Replacements at Various Traffic Control Signals in Eastern Connecticut
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that plans are in development to replace LED lamps at the end of their serviceable life at approximately 800 state-owned traffic control signals located at state road intersections in towns in eastern Connecticut.
 
7/8/2011Plans Under Development to Improve a Section of I-84 in the Towns of East Hartford and Manchester
  The purpose of this project is to improve the existing bituminous wearing surface and extend the service life of the pavement. The project consists of milling and overlay the bituminous pavement on I-84 between the Route 15 interchange and Hockanum River.
 
7/8/2011Resurfacing and Safety Improvement Project on I-84 in the town of Manchester Scheduled to Start July 18, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of a resurfacing and safety improvement project on I-84 east and westbound from Exit 60 (Rte 6 & 44) to west of Exit 63 at the Slater Street Overpass in the Town of Manchester. The project is scheduled to begin on Monday July, 18, 2011.
 
6/29/2011Resurfacing Project on Route 354 in Colchester
 
6/29/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 219 in New Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 219 in New Hartford between Hoppen Road and Route 44. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, July 6, 2011 to Tuesday, July 26, 2011.
 
6/28/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 5 East Hartford and South Windsor
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 5 between Sterling Road in East Hartford and the I-291 Eastbound exit ramp in South Windsor. This project is expected to occur Tuesday, July 5, 2011 to Monday, August 1, 2011.
 
6/28/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 64 in Middlebury and Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 64 between the east junction of Route 188 in Middlebury and I-84 in Waterbury. This project is expected to occur on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 through Wednesday, July 20, 2011.
 
6/27/2011REMINDER: Arrigoni Bridge, Route 66 over the Connecticut River in Portland and Middletown, to Be Reduced To Single Lane in Each Direction Beginning The Week of June 27, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that motorists can expect the Arrigoni Bridge in Portland and Middletown to be permanently reduced to a single lane in each direction beginning Tuesday morning, June 28, 2011. The contractor will be installing barriers, markings and work zone devices starting Monday night, June 27, in preparation for the first of three construction stages to replace the main-span deck.
 
6/24/2011Night Work Scheduled to Begin for the Milling and Resurfacing of Mountain Road, Broad Street, Riverside Avenue, Route 229 (King Street and Middle Street) in the City of Bristol
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that night work is scheduled for the milling and resurfacing of Mountain Road, Broad Street, Riverside Avenue, and Route 229 (King Street and Middle Street) in the City of Bristol beginning Tuesday, June 28, 2011, weather permitting. The work is scheduled to be completed by the week of July 17, 2011.
 
6/24/2011Resurfacing Project on Route 1 in Groton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that resurfacing will be performed on Route 1 in Groton between Route 215 and Fishtown Road. This project is expected to occur on Wednesday, June 29, 2011 and Thursday, June 30, 2011.
 
6/22/2011Project Begins For Realignment of U.S. Route 44 (Burnside Avenue) in the Town of East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities for the realignment of U.S. Route 44 (Burnside Avenue) between Ann Street and Zebulon Street are scheduled to begin on or about Wednesday, July 6, 2011, in the Town of East Hartford.
 
6/22/2011Reconstruction Work To Begin July 11, 2011 on New State Road between Hillard Street and Middle Turnpike West in the Town of Manchester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the reconstruction of an approximately 1400 foot section of New State Road between Hillard Street and Middle Turnpike West in Manchester is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, July 11, 2011, and end on or about Monday, August 22, 2011.
 
6/17/2011Arrigoni Bridge, Route 66 over the Connecticut River in Portland and Middletown, to Be Reduced To Single Lane in Each Direction Beginning The Week of June 27, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that motorists can expect the Arrigoni Bridge in Portland and Middletown to be permanently reduced to a single lane in each direction beginning Tuesday morning, June 28, 2011. The contractor will be installing barriers, markings and work zone devices starting Monday night, June 27, in preparation for the first of three construction stages to replace the main-span deck.
 
6/13/2011Traffic Control Signal Revisions - Various Locations
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is developing plans to revise traffic control signals at the following locations:
 
6/9/2011The Connecticut Department of Transportation is Developing Plans to Improve Safety and Traffic Operations on Route 68 at its Intersection with Route 150 in the Town of Wallingford
  This project proposes to address safety and operational traffic concerns on this section of Route 68 by making modifications to the traffic signal and lane arrangement to allow the two existing thru lanes across the adjacent bridge (over the Quinnipiac River) to extend through the intersection to match the two thru lanes west of the intersection. Minor widening of the Route 68 pavement will be required for this improvement. No changes are proposed to Route 150.
 
6/8/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 82 in Norwich
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 82 in Norwich between the Bozrah Town Line and Briar Lane. This project is expected to occur on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 through Monday, June 20, 2011.
 
6/8/2011Limited lane Closures Scheduled for Route 184 and Route 12 in Groton due to a Bridge Maintenance Project on three I-95 overpasses
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that limited lane closures will be required on Route 184 and Route 12 in Groton due to a Bridge Maintenance project being performed on three I-95 overpasses. The project is scheduled for Monday, June 13, 2011 through Friday, August 12, 2011.
 
6/8/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 2 in North Stonington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 2 in North Stonington between Swantown Road and Route 184. This project is expected to occur on Monday, June 13, 2011 through Thursday, June 30, 2011.
 
6/8/2011Public Information Meeting Concerning the Replacement of Bridge 2629 (Route 111 over Beardsley Brook) in Monroe
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the replacement of Bridge No. 02629, Route 111 over Beardsley Brook, on Thursday, June 30, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Monroe Town Hall, 7 Fan Hill Road in Monroe.
 
6/8/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Winsted Road (SR 800) in Torrington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Winsted Road (SR 800) in Torrington between Newfield Drive and just north of Kennedy Drive. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, June 15, 2011 to Tuesday, June 21, 2011.
 
6/8/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 219 in New Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 219 in New Hartford between Hoppen Road and Route 44. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, June 15, 2011 to Tuesday, July 19, 2011.
 
6/8/2011Bridge Maintenance on Route 15 Southbound in North Haven and Hamden (between Exits 64 and 60 - various bridges)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project on Route 15 Southbound between Exits 64 (Quinnipiac Street) and 60 (Route 10) in North Haven and Hamden is scheduled for Tuesday, June 7, 2011 through Thursday, June 16, 2011.
 
6/8/2011Public Information Meeting Concerning Proposed Rehabilitation of the Putnam Bridge Carrying Route 3 over the Connecticut River in the Towns of Wethersfield and Glastonbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will hold a Public Information Meeting concerning proposed rehabilitation of the Putnam Bridge carrying Route 3 over the Connecticut River in the Towns of Wethersfield and Glastonbury. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at the Glastonbury Riverfront Community Center, 300 Welles Street, Glastonbury, Connecticut.
 
6/6/2011Milling and Resurfacing Project in Old Saybrook and Essex on Route 9 (Northbound)
  TheConnecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 9 (Northbound) in Old Saybrook and Essex between I-95 Northbound and the northbound overpass to Routes 153 and 154 (vicinity of Exit 3). This project is expected to occur on Wednesday, June 8, 2011 through Wednesday, June 22, 2011.
 
6/2/2011Public Information Meeting Concerning the Replacement of Bridge 00507, which Carries Route 816 (Glen Road) over the Housatonic River in the Towns of Newtown and Southbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00507, which carries Route 816 (Glen Road) over the Housatonic River in the towns of Newtown and Southbury. The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the Newtown Municipal Center, Council Chambers at 3 Primrose Street, Newtown, CT.
 
6/1/2011Public Information Meeting Concerning the Replacement of Bridge 06583, Route 17 (New Haven Road) over a Brook, in Durham
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting for project 37-99 concerning the replacement of Bridge 06583, which carries Route 17 (New Haven Road) over a brook in Durham, on Wednesday, June 22, 2011 at the Durham Town Hall in the third floor Meeting Hall. A formal design presentation will begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by a question and answer session.
 
5/31/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding Rehabilitation of Bridge 00245 (Flat Rock Hill Road over I-95) in Old Lyme
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting for project 104-167 concerning the rehabilitation of Bridge 00245, which carries Flat Rock Hill Road over I-95 in Old Lyme, on Thursday, June 23, 2011 at the Old Lyme Town Hall in the first floor Meeting Hall. A formal design presentation will begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by a question and answer session.
 
5/25/2011Public Informational Meeting Regarding Culvert Rehabilitation Project in Burlington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a public Informational meeting concerning the rehabilitation of Culvert No. 06667 located under Route 69, south of Bradley Road, on Thursday June 16, 2011 in the Senior Center, Burlington Town Hall, 200 Spielman Highway, Burlington, Connecticut. An informal question and answer session will be held at 6:30 p.m., followed by a formal design presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
5/25/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 108 in Shelton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 108 between Meadow Street and Center Street in Shelton. The project is scheduled to occur Tuesday, May 31, 2011 through Tuesday, June 7, 2011.
 
5/25/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 115 in Ansonia/Seymour
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 115 in Ansonia/Seymour between State Street and Route 67. This project is expected to occur on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 through Wednesday, June 15, 2011.
 
5/25/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 215 in Groton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 215 in Groton between Route 1 and Water Street. This project is expected to occur on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 through Tuesday, June 21, 2011.
 
5/25/2011Resurfacing Project in Vernon, I-84 Westbound, Schedule Extended
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the resurfacing project occurring on I-84 Westbound in Vernon between Exits 67 and 66 (including ramps) has been extended to Tuesday, May 31, 2011.
 
5/23/2011Construction Preparation to Begin the Week Of June 6, 2011 on the Arrigoni Bridge Carrying Route 66 Over the Connecticut River in The Towns of Middletown and Portland
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that temporary daily lane closures on the Arrigoni Bridge will begin the week of June 6, 2011. The work involves preparatory work prior to the first stage of construction. No temporary barriers will be installed at this time. Daily lane closures will be limited to off peak hours between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
 
5/19/2011Schedule Revised for the Milling and Paving Of Route 173 and SR 529 (New Britain Ave.) in West Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the milling and paving work on SR529, New Britain Avenue, and Route 173, Newington Road in West Hartford has been rescheduled to start on Sunday night May 22, 2011. The contractor plans on working Sunday through Thursday night and only on Friday night if weather delays occur. This phase of work is expected to be completed by June 10, 2011.
 
5/19/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 83 in Glastonbury and Manchester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 83 in Glastonbury and Manchester between Route 94 and Shallowbrook Lane. This project is expected to occur Tuesday, May 24, 2011 through Wednesday, June 8, 2011.
 
5/18/2011Route 45 (East Shore Road) in the Town of Washington To Reopen To Traffic on May 27, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Route 45 will be open to two way traffic starting the evening of May 27, 2011. Work for the construction of a new retaining wall on Route 45 in the town of Washington has been completed.
 
5/17/2011Resurfacing Project on Route 244 in Eastford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that resurfacing will be performed on Route 244 in Eastford between Route 198 and the Pomfret town line. This project is expected to occur on Monday, May 23, 2011.
 
5/17/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 130 in Stratford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 130 in Stratford between the Bridgeport town line and Route 113 (Main Street). This project is expected to occur Thursday, May 19 and continue to Friday morning, May 27, 2011.
 
5/17/2011Project Started For Rehabilitation of Derby Avenue between Route 8 Southbound Exit 20 Off Ramp and Bungay Road in the Town of Seymour
 
5/16/2011Resurfacing of Route 8 Southbound in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that resurfacing will be performed on Route 8 Southbound in Bridgeport between Exit 5 and I-95. This project is expected to occur on Thursday, May 19 and continue to Saturday morning, May 21, 2011.
 
5/16/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 183 in Colebrook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 183 in Colebrook between Route 182 and a half mile north of Route 182A. This project is expected to occur Wednesday, May 18 through Friday, May 19, 2011.
 
5/16/2011Rehabilitation of I-84, Sisson Avenue Interchange Bridges in the City of Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime construction work is scheduled to begin on or about Monday May 16, 2011 on I-84 at the Sisson Avenue on and off ramp in the City of Hartford.
 
5/11/2011Public Info Meeting Regarding the Rehabilitation of Bridge 00507, Carrying Route 816 over the Housatonic River in Newtown and Southbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00507, which carries Route 816 over the Housatonic River in the town of Newtown and Southbury. The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 9, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the Newtown Municipal Center, Council Chambers at 3 Primrose Street, Newtown, CT.
 
5/9/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 168 from the Mass. State line to Babbs Road in Suffield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 168 from the Mass. State line to Babbs Road in Suffield. This project is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 and continue through Tuesday, May 17, 2011.
 
5/9/2011Westway Road Reopened in Southport as Work Continues to Next Stage of Construction for the Replacement of Bridge Carrying the New Haven Rail Line over Westway Road
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Westway Road between Pequot Avenue and Westford Drive in Southport has reopened to vehicular and pedestrian traffic following completion of one of the stages of construction.
 
5/4/2011Milling and Resurfacing on Route 1 from Route 136 to the Northern Junction of Crescent Road in Westport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 1 from Route 136 to the North Junction of Crescent Road in Westport. This project is scheduled to begin on Sunday, May 8, 2011 and continue through Thursday, May 12, 2011.
 
5/4/2011Ramp Closure Scheduled for Route 8 (northbound) at Exit 33 (I-84 west) in Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on the Route 8 (northbound) Exit 33 ramp to (I-84 west) in Waterbury. The project will require the Exit 33 ramp to be closed and a posted detour will be in effect. This project is scheduled to take place on Friday, May 6, 2011.
 
5/3/2011Pavement Preservation on Interstate 95, Towns of Westbrook and Old Saybrook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to improve Interstate 95 in the Towns of Westbrook and Old Saybrook.
 
4/27/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding Proposed Surface Parking Expansion Improvements to the Stratford Railroad Station
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning the proposed surface parking expansion improvements to the Stratford Railroad Station on Thursday, May 19, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber at the Stratford Town Hall, 2725 Main Street in Stratford. A presentation on the project will begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by an open forum for individual discussions with DOT officials.
 
4/26/2011Intersection Improvements on Route 44 (Middle Turnpike) at Birch Road and Cedar Swamp Road in the Town of Mansfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction work will begin on April 28, 2011 for intersection improvements on Route 44 (Middle Turnpike) at Birch Road and Cedar Swamp Road in the town of Mansfield.
 
4/26/2011Project Design Underway for Reconstruction of Collapsed Retaining Wall Located Along Route 32 at the Intersection With Route 163 in the Uncasville section of Montville
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a project is currently in the design phase for the reconstruction of a retaining wall that has recently collapsed along Route 32 at the intersection with Route 163 in the Uncasville section of Montville. The current schedule indicates that the project will be ready for advertising in June 2011.
 
4/26/2011Construction Work to Begin May 2, 2011 for the Replacement of Bridge Carrying Route 70 over Broad Brook in the Town of Cheshire
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction is scheduled to begin on or about May 2, 2011, for the Replacement of Bridge No. 01077, Route 70 over Broad Brook, in the Town of Cheshire.
 
4/20/2011Crack Sealing - Various Routes Statewide
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a pavement crack sealing project for the Towns of Andover Rte. 6, Avon Rte. 44, Bolton Rte. 6 and 44, Canton Rte. 179, Farmington Rte. 10, Glastonbury Rte. 17, Manchester Rte. 6 and 44, Simsbury Rte. 167, Suffield Rte. 159 is scheduled to begin on or about Sunday May 1, 2011. The construction project is one of several transportation infrastructure initiatives being funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
 
4/20/2011The Connecticut Department of Transportation is Developing Plans for the Construction of a New Maintenance and Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting Facility at Brainard Airport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s (Department) Office of Engineering is developing plans for the construction of a new maintenance and aircraft rescue and firefighting facility at Brainard Airport on Maxim Road in Hartford. The purpose of this project is to store and protect maintenance and firefighting equipment required for airport operations as well as to provide bunk rooms for airport maintenance and firefighting personnel.
 
4/19/2011Construction of New Department of Transportation Bridge Maintenance Facility and Renovation of the Existing Repair and Maintenance Buildings in Old Saybrook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing start of work on or about May 7, 2011 for the construction and renovation of the Department of Transportation Maintenance Facility located off of Route 154 and adjacent to Route 9 southbound in the town of Old Saybrook.
 
4/19/2011Bridge Repair Project on Route 109 (eastbound) over Mallary Brook in Washington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge repair project will be performed on Route 109 (eastbound) over Mallary Brook in Washington. The eastbound lane will be closed for the duration of the project and there will be alternating one way traffic until the project is complete. This project is ongoing and is scheduled to continue through Wednesday, May 18, 2011.
 
4/19/2011Route 6 Milling and Resurfacing from Webster Auto to Holt Street in Plymouth
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 6 from Webster Auto to Holt Street in Plymouth. This project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, April 21, 2011 and continue through Wednesday, April 27, 2011.
 
4/13/2011U.S. Route 1 in Branford To Be Closed In Both Directions Between I-95 South Ramps (Branford Connector) and Route 142 (Short Beach Road) Beginning 9 p.m. Saturday, April 30, until 12 p.m. on Sunday May 1, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that U.S. Route 1 in the town of Branford is scheduled to be closed to traffic to set new bridge girders for the Amtrak Railroad Bridge. There will be no access to north or south Route 1 between the I-95 on and off ramps at Exit 53, referred to as the Branford Connector, and Route 142 (Short Beach Road). The closure is currently scheduled for 9 p.m. Saturday, April 30, until 12 p.m. on Sunday, May 1, 2011.
 
4/12/2011Whalley Avenue (Route 63) in the vicinity of Route 69 to be realigned to the east with one lane in each direction for road reconstruction beginning Thursday, April 14, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Whalley Avenue from Glenview Terrace to Ramsdell Street will be realigned to the east with one lane in each direction at 9 AM on Thursday, April 14, 2011 for reconstruction of the west side of Whalley Avenue. Completion of this portion of work is scheduled for May 14, 2011.
 
4/7/2011Project Starts For Intersection Improvements on Route 69 at Woodtick Road and Long Swamp Road in the Town of Wolcott
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, April 18, 2011, for intersection improvements on Route 69 at Woodtick Road and Long Swamp Road in the Town of Wolcott.
 
4/7/2011Construction Activities to Resume for The Rehabilitation of U.S. Route 5 over I-91, Bridge No. 00445, in the Town of Enfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities for Bridge No. 00445 that carries US Route 5 over I-91 in Enfield will begin on or about Monday, April 18, 2011.
 
4/6/2011Project Starts For Safety and Traffic Operational Improvements on Route 173 and SR 529 (New Britain Avenue and Newington Avenue) in the Town of West Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction is scheduled to start Thursday, April 7, 2011 for safety and traffic improvements along Route 173 and SR 529 (New Britain Avenue and Newington Avenue) in the town of West Hartford.
 
4/5/2011Public Presentation by the Connecticut Department of Transportation Concerning Proposed Culvert Rehabilitation at the Route 9 ramps to Route 99 (Main Street) at Exit 18
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will present information concerning proposed culvert rehabilitation at the Route 9 ramps to Route 99 (Main Street) at Exit 18 on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at the Cromwell Town Hall, 41 West Street, Room 224/225, Cromwell, Connecticut. A formal design presentation will be made during the Board of Selectman meeting, which begins at 7:00 p.m.
 
4/5/2011REMINDER / MOTORIST ADVISORY (EXPECT TRAFFIC DELAYS): Weekend Work to Begin April 15, 2011 For The Rehabilitation of the Commodore Hull Bridge that Carries Route 8 over the Housatonic River in Derby and Shelton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the second phase of a project to rehabilitate the Commodore Hull Bridge over the Housatonic River in the towns of Derby and Shelton will begin Friday night April 15, 2011.
 
3/31/2011Rehabilitation Work on Bridge No.00723, East Rocks Road over Route 15 in Norwalk Restarts After Winter Shutdown
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work to complete the rehabilitation of the East Rocks Road Bridge over Route 15 in the City of Norwalk will recommence the week of April 4, 2011 after a winter shutdown.
 
3/28/2011Project Begins for the Replacement of Highway Signing on I-84 from the New York State Line to the Newtown/Southbury Town Line
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work has begun for the replacement of highway signing along I-84 in both directions from the New York state line to the Newtown/Southbury town line for a length of approximately 18.5 miles.
 
3/24/2011Public Information Meeting scheduled concerning the proposed rehabilitation of bridge number 840 which carries Route 74 over Interstate I-84 in the Town of Tolland
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning the proposed rehabilitation of Bridge Number 00840, which carries CT Route 74 over I-84 on Monday, April 18, 2011 in the Council Chambers at the Tolland Town Hall, 21 Tolland Green, Tolland, Connecticut. An informal question and answer session will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by a formal design presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
3/24/2011Construction To Begin For Roundabout at the Five Corner Intersection for Route 286, Route 74, Skinner Road, Pinney Street and Windsorville Road in the Town of Ellington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work is scheduled to begin on April 1, 2011 for the construction of a roundabout at the five corner intersection of Route 286, Route 74, Skinner Road, Pinney Street and Windsorville Road in the Town of Ellington.
 
3/23/2011Setting of Structural Steel Scheduled To Begin for the Route 63 Bridge over the Metro-North Railroad and the Naugatuck River in the Town of Naugatuck
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the setting of structural steel for the bridge carrying Route 63 over Metro-North and the Naugatuck River is scheduled to begin on March 22, 2011 and be completed around April 29, 2011.
 
3/23/2011Rampart Road over I - 95 in Norwalk will be closed for construction, starting from April 11, 2011 through June 2012
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of bridge construction work for the replacement of the Rampart Road Bridge over Interstate 95 as well as reconstruction of approaches to the bridge extending to Jo-Mar Road in the town of Norwalk. The bridge closure will be in effect from April 11, 2011 through June 2012.
 
3/23/2011Installation of Rumble Strips, Nighttime Work to Commence, Routes 3,7,8,9,40,I-84,I-91,I-95 and I-395, Statewide
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning on or about Saturday, April 9, 2011, nighttime construction work will begin for the installation of rumble strips on Routes 3,7,8,9,40,I-84,I-91,I-95 and I-395, at various locations statewide.
 
3/22/2011Bridge Closure Scheduled for Route 1 (Tomlinson Bridge) Over the Quinnipiac River in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on the Tomlinson Drawbridge requiring closure of Route 1 (Tomlinson Bridge) over the Quinnipiac River in New Haven. A posted detour will be in effect. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, March 23, 2011.
 
3/17/2011Project Begins for the Reconstruction of Saybrook Road and Randolph Road in the City of Middletown
 
3/17/2011Night closure of Forbes Avenue/U.S. Route 1 to occur Thursday, March 17 and Thursday, March 24, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Forbes Avenue/U.S. Route 1, between Stiles Street and East Street, will be closed Thursday, March 17, and Thursday, March 24, 2011, between the hours of 10 PM and 5 AM. This closure is necessary to facilitate the removal of formwork from the pier spanning Forbes Avenue.
 
3/15/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding the Rehabilitation of the Metro-North Railroad Bridges that carry the Waterbury Branch over Sugar Bush Brook and over Hop Brook in the Town of Naugatuck
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a series of Public Information Meetings concerning the rehabilitation of four railroad bridges on Metro-North Railroad’s Waterbury Branch. Included as two of the four bridges, will be the rehabilitation of the Metro-North Railroad Bridges that carry the Waterbury Branch over Sugar Bush Brook and over Hop Brook in the Town of Naugatuck.
 
3/15/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding the Rehabilitation of the Metro-North Railroad Bridge that carries the Waterbury Branch over Spruce Brook in the Town of Beacon Falls
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a series of Public Information Meetings concerning the rehabilitation of four railroad bridges on Metro-North Railroad’s Waterbury Branch. Included as one of the four bridges, will be the rehabilitation of the Metro-North Railroad Bridge that carries the Waterbury Branch over Spruce Brook in the Town of Beacon Falls.
 
3/15/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding the Rehabilitation of the Metro-North Railroad Bridge that carries the Waterbury Branch over the Naugatuck River in the Town of Seymour
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a series of Public Information Meetings concerning the rehabilitation of four railroad bridges on Metro-North Railroad’s Waterbury Branch. Included as one of the four bridges, will be the rehabilitation of the Metro-North Railroad Bridge that carries the Waterbury Branch over Naugatuck River in the Town of Seymour.
 
3/14/2011Culvert Rehabilitation on Connecticut Route 2 in the Towns of Colchester, Marlborough and Preston
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) is developing plans to rehabilitate five culverts along CT Route 2 in the Towns of Colchester, Marlborough and Preston.
 
3/11/2011Stage Construction Activities for the Rehabilitation of Mill Hill Road over Route 2 in the Town of Colchester Scheduled To Begin March 21, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that stage construction will begin March 21, 2011 on Bridge No. 03388, Mill Hill Road over Route 2, in the Town of Colchester.
 
3/10/2011Work at Various Bridge Structures along I-95 between Exits 82A (Frontage Road area) in Waterford to South of Exit 89 (Allyn Street and Mystic Street) in Groton is Scheduled to Start Monday, March 14, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work for the painting of various areas of bridge overpasses and underpasses along Interstate 95 in the cities of New London and Groton is scheduled to begin on Monday, March 14, 2011, weather permitting.
 
3/8/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding Improvements to the Clinton Shore Line East Railroad Station
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning improvements to the Clinton Shore Line East Railroad Station off of US Route 1 between John Street Extension and CT Route 81 [Hull Street] on Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. at the William Stanton Andrews Memorial Town Hall, 54 East Main Street in Clinton. A presentation on the project will begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by an informal question and answer session. Inclement weather date: Tuesday, April 19, 2011.
 
3/4/2011Weekend Closure, Commuter Parking Lot Located at Exit 46 at Jefferson Street in Fairfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Park and Ride parking lot located on Jefferson Street (Route 15 Exit 46) in Fairfield will be closed to commuters on weekends from April through October. This closure is necessary to accommodate the establishment of a construction management site and separate motorcycle safety training program.
 
3/1/2011Installation of Durable Epoxy Pavement Markings On I-95 in the Towns of Clinton, Westbrook and North Stonington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that installation of durable epoxy pavement markings on I-95 in the Towns of Clinton, Westbrook and North Stonington is scheduled to begin on or about March 15, 2011.
 
3/1/2011Replacement of Bridge Carrying Route 77 (Durham Road) over unnamed brook in the Town of Guilford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Bridge Number 02483 that carries Route 77 (Durham Road) over unnamed brook in the vicinity of Lake Quonnipaug and Lake Drive in Guilford is scheduled to begin Tuesday, March 1, 2011.
 
3/1/2011Construction to Resume on I-95 in the Towns of East Lyme, Waterford and New London
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the project for the resurfacing and safety improvements along Interstate 95 from Exit 72 (Rocky Neck Connector) in East Lyme to Exit 83 (Vauxhall Street) in New London is scheduled to restart on or about March 1, 2011.
 
2/15/2011Public Information Meeting Regarding Proposed Improvements to the Shore Line East Railroad Station located at Route 153 between Flat Rock Place and Norris Avenue
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning the proposed improvements to the Shore Line East Railroad Station located at Route 153 between Flat Rock Place and Norris Avenue. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at the Town Hall Multimedia Room, 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, Connecticut. A presentation on the project will begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by an informal question and answer session. The snow date is Tuesday, March 1, 2011.
 
2/4/2011Night Closure of I-95 Northbound Ramp to Route 34 Westbound (Exit 47) in New Haven Scheduled to Occur Monday, February 7, 2011 through Friday, February 11, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that night closures of the I-95 NB ramp to Route 34 WB (Exit 47) will occur Monday, February 7, 2011, through Friday, February 11, 2011, between the hours of 9 PM and 5 AM. This work is in support of the construction of the new I-95 Northbound to Route 34 Westbound ‘flyover’ bridge between Exits 45 and the interchange of I-95/I-91/Route 34 in New Haven.
 
1/28/2011Final Days For Repair Work on Route 3 Putnam Bridge in the Towns of Glastonbury and Wethersfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that repair work on the Putnam Bridge is coming to a close. The contractor is expected to be complete the project this Saturday, January 29, 2011 weather permitting.
 
1/23/2011Rehabilitation of Mill Hill Road Bridge over Route 2 in the Town of Colchester Scheduled To Begin January 28, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the project for the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 03388, Mill Hill Road over Route 2, in the Town of Colchester will begin January 28, 2011.
 
1/23/2011Project for the Replacement of Existing Steel Bridge Expansion Bearings Scheduled to Start
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for the replacement of bridge bearings on structures located on I-395 and U.S. Route 6 in the towns of Norwich, Lisbon, Griswold, Plainfield and Killingly.
 
1/23/2011Nighttime closure of U.S. Route 1 (Forbes Avenue) between Stiles Street and East Street including the Tomlinson Bridge in New Haven will occur Monday night, January 24, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that U.S. Route 1 (Forbes Avenue) between Stiles Street and East Street including the Tomlinson Bridge in New Haven will be closed on Monday night, January 24, 2011 at 10 PM and reopen by 5 AM Tuesday, January 25, 2011.
 
1/23/2011Replacement of Retaining Wall on Route 45 (East Shore Road) in the Town of Washington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a detour will be in place starting Monday, January 24, 2011 until May 2011 for the construction of a new retaining wall on Route 45 in the town of Washington. Route 45 will be closed to through traffic between New Preston Hill Road and West Shore Road at Flirtation Avenue. Local resident and business access will be maintained.
 
1/14/2011Additional public information meeting concerning the proposed intersection improvements on Route 139 between Marbar Street and Valley Road in the Towns of Branford/North Branford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning the proposed intersection improvements on CT Route 139 between Marbar Street and Valley Road on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at the North Branford Town Hall, 909 Foxon Road, North Branford, Connecticut. An informal question and answer session will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by a formal design presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
1/7/2011Overhead Sign Replacement Work Scheduled For I-91, I-84, Route 6 & 44, Route 2 and Route 11 in the towns of Rocky Hill, Hartford, Bolton and Colchester Beginning Monday night January 17, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that various lanes will be closed to traffic at night beginning Monday, January 17, 2011 for the replacement of the overhead sign supports. Lane closures are scheduled for I-91 Southbound at Exit 22S in Rocky Hill, I-84 Westbound before Exit 47 in Hartford, Routes 6 & 44 East & Westbound at Routes 6 & 44 split in Bolton, and Route 2 Eastbound & Route 11 Southbound at Route 11 split at Exit 19 in Colchester.
 
1/7/2011Notice of Public Information Meeting concerning proposed intersection improvements on Route 139 between Marbar Street and Valley Road in Branford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Informational Meeting concerning the proposed intersection improvements on CT Route 139 between Marbar Street and Valley Road on Tuesday, February 15, 2011 at the Canoe Brook Senior Center, 11 Cherry Hill Road, Branford, Connecticut. An informal question and answer session will begin at 5:30 p.m. followed by a formal design presentation at 6:00 p.m.
 
1/5/2011Public Info Meeting Regarding the Proposed Construction of Left Turn Lanes on Route 127 (White Plains Road) at the Intersection of Reservoir Avenue and the Driveway to 888 White Plains Road, in Trumbull
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the proposed construction of left turn lanes on Route 127 (White Plains Road) at the intersection of Reservoir Avenue and the driveway to 888 White Plains Road on Monday, January 31, 2011 at the Town Hall, Council Chambers, 5866 Main Street, Trumbull, Connecticut. An informal question and answer session will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by a formal design presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
1/4/2011The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that plans are in development to revise a traffic control signal to improve safety and increase roadway capacity in Tolland at Route 195 (Merrow Road) at Old Post Road
 
1/4/2011Culvert Rehabilitation/Roadway Repair on Route 82, Town of Haddam
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is developing plans to address the undermining and settlement of the roadway surrounding the corrugated metal pipe culvert that carries Roaring Brook beneath Route 82 in Haddam.
 
1/4/2011Alternating One-Way Traffic on Route 1 at the Mystic River Bridge in Mystic to Begin Friday, January 7, 2011
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that alternating one-way traffic will be maintained across the Mystic River Bridge for the rehabilitation project from Friday, January 7, 2011 until approximately April 15, 2011.