ConnDOT: Construction News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
Construction News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
2009
12/30/2009Whalley Avenue (Route 63) in the vicinity of Route 69 to be Reduced to One Lane in Each Direction For Box Culvert Installation Beginning Tuesday, January 12, 2010
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Whalley Avenue from Glenview Terrace to Westerleigh Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction at 9 AM on Tuesday, January 12, 2010 for installation of a box culvert. Completion of this work is scheduled for April 1, 2010.
 
12/21/2009I-95 (southbound and northbound) Bridge Maintenance on the Gold Star Memorial Bridge in New London/Groton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will be performed on I-95 (southbound and northbound) on the Gold Star Memorial Bridge in New London/Groton on the evenings of December 21 and December 22, 2009.
 
12/21/2009I-95 (northbound and southbound) Bridge Maintenance on the Baldwin Bridge in Old Saybrook/Old Lyme
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will be performed on I-95 (northbound and southbound) on the Baldwin Bridge in Old Saybrook/Old Lyme on the evenings of December 21 and December 22, 2009.
 
12/21/2009Whalley Avenue (Route 63) in the vicinity of Route 69 To Be Reduced to One Lane in Each Direction For Box Culvert Installation Beginning Tuesday, January 12, 2010
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Whalley Avenue from Glenview Terrace to Westerleigh Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction at 9 AM on Tuesday, January 12, 2010 for installation of a box culvert. Completion of this work is scheduled for April 1, 2010.
 
12/21/2009I-395 Culvert Rehabilitation over Unnamed Brook in the Town of Thompson
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Department's Office of Engineering is developing plans to rehabilitate two culverts that carry northbound and southbound I-395 over an unnamed watercourse, between Interchanges #98 and #99 in the Town of Thompson.
 
12/21/2009I-395 Culvert Rehabilitation over Unnamed Brook in the Town of Montville
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Department's Office of Engineering is developing plans to rehabilitate a culvert that carries the southbound travelway of I-395 over an unnamed watercourse, just south of Interchange #78 with Route 693 (Montville Connector) in the Town of Montville.
 
12/15/2009Culvert Rehabilitation – Interstate 95 over Spinning Mill Brook in Guilford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Department’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to rehabilitate a culvert that carries I-95 over Spinning Mill Brook, near the southbound Exit 57, east of Route 1 in the town of Guilford.
 
12/11/2009Whalley Avenue (Route 63) in the Vicinity of Route 69 to be Reduced to One Lane in Each Direction For Sewer Work Beginning Tuesday, December 15, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Whalley Avenue from Glenview Terrace to East Ramsdell Street will be reduced to one lane in each direction from 9 AM on Tuesday, December 15, 2009 through Friday, December 18, 2009.
 
12/11/2009Prospect Street Bridge over the Providence & Worcester Railroad in City of Middletown will be Closed To Traffic Beginning December 14, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Prospect Street Bridge over the Providence & Worcester Railroad will be closed December 14, 2009 so work on the bridge structure can begin.
 
12/9/2009Bridge Inspection, Including a Temporary Road Closure, Scheduled for Route 130 (Stratford Avenue) Between Waterview Avenue and Seaview Avenue in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that routine bridge inspection work will be performed on Route 130 (Stratford Avenue) between Waterview Avenue and Seaview Avenue in Bridgeport.
 
12/7/2009Route 8 North and Southbound Travel Lanes to be Restored by the End of December 2009 for Project over the Naugatuck River in the Towns of Harwinton and Litchfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that, weather permitting, the removal of the traffic switchover on Bridge No. 00609 and 00610 (Route 8) over Naugatuck River and Railroad is in progress and normal traffic patterns are scheduled to be restored by the end of December 2009.
 
12/7/2009Whalley Avenue (Route 63) in the vicinity of Route 69 To Be Reduced to One Lane in Each Direction For Sewer Work Beginning Monday, December 7, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Whalley Avenue from Glenview Terrace to East Ramsdell Street will be reduced to one lane in each direction from 9 AM on Monday, December 7, 2009 through Friday, December 11, 2009.
 
12/7/2009Route 15 Southbound To Be Closed to Traffic at the Brainard Road Off Ramp (Exit 87) in Hartford On December 8, 2009
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that on Tuesday, December 8, 2009, between the hours of 6 a.m. and 3 p.m., Route 15 southbound will be closed to traffic at the Exit 87 ramp to Brainard Road for paving of the reconstructed shoulder. Route 15 northbound will not be affected by this activity.
 
12/7/2009Repairs to Culvert on Route 49 over Pendleton Hill Brook in North Stonington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that repairs will begin on twin 48 inch pipes that carry Pendleton Hill Brook under Route 49 in the town of North Stonington the week of December 7, 2009.
 
12/2/2009Notice of Public Informational Meeting concerning the proposed intersection improvements of Route 189 (Bloomfield Avenue) at Jerome Avenue, Turkey Hill Road and Gabb Road in Bloomfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the proposed intersection improvements of Route 189 (Bloomfield Avenue) at Jerome Avenue, Turkey Hill Road and Gabb Road, on Tuesday, December 22, 2009 at the Senior Center of Bloomfield, Quad Room, 330 Park Avenue, Bloomfield, 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.
 
12/2/2009Route 15 Southbound - West Rock Tunnel Closure in New Haven/Woodbridge Scheduled for Thursday, December 3, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that graffiti removal will be performed on the West Rock Tunnel on Route 15 (southbound) requiring the closure of the tunnel between Exits 58 and 60 in New Haven/Woodbridge. The northbound side of the tunnel will remain open and will have alternating traffic. This project is scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 3, 2009, between 9:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. (Thursday evening).
 
11/30/2009Traffic Shift Scheduled for December 2, 2009 on Route 190 Bridge over the Connecticut River in Enfield and Suffield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the contractor will be moving traffic to the north side of the Route 190 Bridge over the Connecticut River on December 2, 2009. The switch is necessary to facilitate the next stage of construction for the rehabilitation and widening of the bridge.
 
11/20/2009Route 8 Northbound Ramp to I-84 (eastbound) Exit 31 in Waterbury will be Closed for Maintenance on Saturday, November 21, 2009
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that the Route 8 northbound ramp to I-84 (eastbound) Exit 31 in Waterbury will be closed for maintenance. This project is scheduled to take place on Saturday, November 21, 2009.
 
11/19/2009Daytime Blasting Operation Scheduled to Start on November 24, at the Intersection of Route 10 and Westwoods Road in Hamden
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that traffic will be halted for up to ten minute intervals along Route 10 and Westwoods Road to allow for a blasting operation to remove rock in the construction area.
 
11/16/2009Daytime Closure of State Street between Lawrence Street and James Street in New Haven for Utility Work beginning Wednesday, November 18, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the upcoming daily closure of the State Street Bridge over the Mill River between Lawrence Street and James Street in New Haven on November 18 through November 20, 2009.
 
11/12/2009New Stage of Construction Scheduled for Indian Field Road in Greenwich Beginning Week of November 16, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work for the reconstruction of the Indian Field Road Bridge over Interstate 95 in Greenwich is scheduled to enter a new stage of construction which will realign travel lanes.
 
11/10/2009Traffic Shift on I-95 Northbound between the Howard Avenue Bridge and Exit 46 (Long Wharf Drive) in New Haven Scheduled for Thursday, November 12, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a traffic shift on I-95 Northbound between the Howard Avenue Bridge and Exit 46 (Long Wharf Drive) in New Haven is scheduled for Thursday, November 12, 2009.
 
11/6/2009Rehabilitation of Butts Bridge Road over the Quinebaug River in the Town of Canterbury To Begin November 20, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the project for the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 01649, SR 668 (Butts Bridge Road) over the Quinebaug River in the Town of Canterbury will begin November 20, 2009.
 
11/4/2009Route 67 Detour in Effect in New Milford Starting on November 11, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today, the Route 67 bypass detour will be in effect starting November 11, 2009 for the realignment of Grove Street and Prospect Hill Road.
 
11/3/2009Rehabilitation of Route 17 Bridge over Hubbard Street in the Town of Glastonbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of a bridge rehabilitation project for bridge number 0869 on Route 17 over Hubbard Street in the town of Glastonbury, beginning Monday, November 9, 2009.
 
10/30/2009Pavement Inspection - I-91 (northbound) from Route 372 to West Street in Cromwell/Rocky Hill
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that paving inspection will be performed on I-91 (northbound) from Route 372 in Cromwell to West Street in Rocky Hill. This work is scheduled to take place on Monday, November 2, 2009.
 
10/30/2009Pavement Inspection - Route 9 (north & south) from Middletown Town Line to Route 372 in Cromwell
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that paving inspection will be performed on Route 9 (north & south) from the Middletown Town Line to Route 372 in Cromwell. This work is scheduled to take place on Friday, October 29, 2009.
 
10/30/2009Route 42 In Cheshire to be Closed Between Whispering Hollow Court and Mountain Road Beginning November 7, 2009 for Bridge Replacement
  The Connecticut Department of Transportations is announcing the closure of Route 42 between Whispering Hollow Court and Mountain Road starting November 7, 2009 for a period of seven (7) days in order to replace the bridge over Roaring Brook in the town of Cheshire.
 
10/29/2009Postponement of State Street Bridge Closure over the Mill River in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation and the City of New Haven are announcing that the closure of State Street between Lawrence Street and James Street in New Haven is being postponed for approximately one month.
 
10/29/2009Closure of Bohemia Street in Plainville at Wilson Street Scheduled For Friday, November 6, 2009
  The Department of Transportation announced today that Bohemia Street in Plainville is scheduled to be closed between Wilson Street and Forestville Avenue on November 6, 2009.
 
10/29/2009Daytime Lane Closures Scheduled for Huntington Road at Hawley Lane and Tavern Rock Road in the Town of Stratford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that Huntington Road will be paved from near the Route 8 interchange to the intersection of Hawley Lane and Tavern Rock Road from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM from Monday, November 2, 2009 through Friday, November 6, 2009.
 
10/29/2009Drainage Work on Route 175 from Beacon Street to Route 71 (Stanley St.) in New Britain
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a drainage replacement project will be performed on Route 175 from Beacon Street to Route 71 (Stanley St.) in New Britain. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, November 2, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, November 3, 2009.
 
10/29/2009Paving Inspection on I-91 (northbound) from Route 372 to West Street in Cromwell/Rocky Hill
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a paving inspection will be performed on I-91 (northbound) from Route 372 in Cromwell to West Street in Rocky Hill. This work is scheduled to take place on Friday, October 30, 2009. The rain date would be Monday November 2, 2009.
 
10/28/2009Hollow Tree Ridge Road over I-95 in Darien is Scheduled to Open to Traffic on Friday, October 30, 2009, Weather Permitting
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the reopening of Hollow Tree Ridge Road between Linden Avenue and the Noroton Heights Rail Station in Darien on Friday, October 30, 2009, weather permitting.
 
10/28/2009Pavement Preservation Project to Begin November 2, 2009 on Route 2 East and West in the Towns of Colchester and Lebanon
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of a milling and resurfacing project on Route 2 in the town of Colchester from the junction of Route 11 to the Bozrah town line.
 
10/28/2009UPDATED: Inspection work Route 9 (north & south) from Middletown Town Line to Route 372 in Cromwell
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that paving inspection will be performed on Route 9 (north & south) from the Middletown Town Line to Route 372, including the 372 overpass of Route 9, in Cromwell. This work is scheduled to take place on Thursday, October 29, 2009.
 
10/28/2009Closure of the State Street Bridge over the Mill River in New Haven starting October 30, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the closure of State Street between Lawrence Street and James Street in New Haven starting Friday, October 30, 2009. The closure will be in effect for approximately one year to allow the replacement of the existing bridge.
 
10/26/2009Inspection Work along Route 9 (north & south) from Middletown Town Line to Route 372 in Cromwell
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that density resolution inspection will be performed on Route 9 (north & south) from the Middletown Town Line to Route 372, including the 372 overpass of Route 9, in Cromwell. This work is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 28, 2009.
 
10/23/2009Resurfacing on Route 1 from Kings Lane to Eliot Place in Fairfield
  The State Department of Transportation announced a revision to the ongoing milling and resurfacing project being performed on Route 1, from Kings Lane to Eliot Place, in Fairfield. This project is now scheduled to continue through Friday, November 20, 2009.
 
10/23/2009Resurfacing on I-84 (westbound) from Bank Street to end of Bridge over Route 8 in Waterbury
  The State Department Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-84 (westbound) from Bank Street to end of Bridge over Route 8 in Waterbury. This project is scheduled to occur on Tuesday evening, October 27, 2009.
 
10/23/2009Resurfacing on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that the schedule for the ongoing milling and resurfacing project being performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington has been revised. This project is expected to continue through Thursday, October 29, 2009 with revised project work hours.
 
10/23/2009Inspection Work on Route 9 (north & south) from Middletown Town Line to Route 372 in Cromwell
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that density resolution inspection will be performed on Route 9 (north & south) from the Middletown Town Line to Route 372, including the 372 overpass of Route 9, in Cromwell. This work is scheduled to take place on Tuesday night, October 27, 2009.
 
10/23/2009Public Info Meeting Regarding the Replacement of the Route 82 Bridge over Succor Brook in East Haddam
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the replacement of Bridge No. 02502 which carries Route 82 over Succor Brook, in the town of East Haddam. The meeting will be held on November 12, 2009 at 7 p.m., in the Grange Hall, 488 Town Street, East Haddam, Connecticut.
 
10/23/2009Public Info Meeting Regarding Replacement of Route 165 (Shetucket Tpke.) Bridge over Pachaug Pond in Griswold
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the replacement of Bridge No. 01411, which carries Route 165 (Shetucket Turnpike) over Pachaug Pond in the town of Griswold. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at 6:30 p.m. in the Griswold Town Hall Meeting Room, 28 Main Street, Jewett City, Connecticut.
 
10/23/2009Night time Closure of West Avenue in Stamford, CT Scheduled for Sunday October 25, 2009 through Friday October 30, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that West Avenue between Baxter and Warshaw Place will be closed nightly to traffic from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. beginning Sunday, October 25 thru Friday night, October 30, 2009, weather permitting.
 
10/22/2009Route 7 Detour in Salisbury To Be In Effect October 31, 2009 until November 02, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the temporary closure of Route 7 at the bridge over the Housatonic River in Salisbury as part of the bridge replacement work beginning 6 AM Saturday, October 31, 2009.
 
10/22/200924-hour Bridge Work Scheduled for the Baldwin Bridge on I-95 Southbound between exits 69 and 70 the Week of October 26, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing 24-hour lane closures on the I-95 Bridge over the Connecticut River (Baldwin Bridge) in the southbound direction beginning 6 a.m. Monday, October 26, 2009.
 
10/19/2009Repairs to the West River Bridge on I-95 between Exit 44 and Exit 46 in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for repairs to the West River Bridge between Exit 44 and Exit 46 in New Haven. Work is scheduled to begin on or around Monday, October 26, 2009.
 
10/16/2009Public Information Meeting Concerning the Replacement of Bridge No. 02502 Which Carries Route 82 over Succor Brook, in the Town of East Haddam
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the replacement of Bridge No. 02502 which carries Route 82 over Succor Brook, in the town of East Haddam. The meeting will be held on November 12, 2009 at 7 p.m., in the Grange Hall, 488 Town Street, East Haddam, Connecticut.
 
10/16/2009Construction Begins For An Additional Parking Lot at the Branford Railroad Station in the Town of Branford
 
10/15/2009Pavement Preservation to begin October 16, 2009 on Route 8 in the Towns of Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Seymour
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of a pavement preservation project on Route 8 from the vicinity of Exit 26 (Rte 63) to Exit 22 (Rte 67) in the Towns of Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Seymour beginning October 18, 2009. The project is one of several transportation infrastructure initiatives being funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA.
 
10/15/2009Resurfacing on Route 9 (north & south) from Exit 7 (Rte. 82) to Exit 10 (Rte. 154) in Chester, Haddam and Middletown
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing an extension to the ongoing milling and resurfacing project being performed on Route 9 (north & south) from Exit 7 (Rte. 82) in Chester to Exit 10 (Rte. 154) in Middletown. This project is now scheduled to continue through Tuesday, October 27, 2009.
 
10/15/2009Resurfacing on Route I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that the schedule for the ongoing milling and resurfacing project being performed on Route I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington has been revised. This project is expected to continue through Friday, October 23, 2009.
 
10/14/200924-hour Work Scheduled for the Baldwin Bridge carrying I-95 over Connecticut River in Old Saybrook and Old Lyme
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that another round of 24-hour repairs on the I-95 bridge over the Connecticut River (Baldwin Bridge) will take place from Monday morning until Friday morning beginning Monday, October 19, 2009.
 
10/13/2009Traffic Shift Scheduled for Route 7 Danbury Reconstruction
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that as part of the widening of U.S. Route 7 in Danbury, the contractor will shift traffic on to the recently constructed pavement and bridge over Wooster Heights Road.
 
10/9/2009Route 66 Milling and Resurfacing Project in Hebron to begin October 15, 2009
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed in Hebron on Route 66 from the Marlborough Town Line to Route 85. This project is expected to begin on Thursday, October 15, 2009 and continue to Thursday, October 22, 2009.
 
10/9/2009I-84 (eastbound and westbound) Resurfacing Project in Danbury Extended to October 26, 2009
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that the ongoing resurfacing project on I-84 (eastbound and westbound) from the New York State Line to just west of Route 6 in Danbury has been extended and will continue to Monday, October 26, 2009.
 
10/9/2009I-95 (northbound) Gold Star Memorial Bridge between Exits 83 and 85 in New London/Groton
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-95 (northbound) on the Gold Star Memorial Bridge between Exits 83 and 85 in New London/Groton. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, October 19, and continue through Monday, November 23, 2009.
 
10/9/2009I-95 (northbound & southbound) Resurfacing between Exits 70 and 72 in Old Lyme
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-95 between Exits 70 and 72 beginning Monday, October 12.
 
10/8/2009Upcoming Columbus Day Holiday to Include Some Construction Activity on Major Expressways
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work will be occurring on limited access highway projects in some areas of the state during the upcoming Columbus Day holiday weekend, which runs from Friday through Monday night (October 9-12, 2009).
 
10/8/2009Start of Work for a Pavement Preservation Project to Fill and Seal Pavement Cracks on I-84, I-91, I-95, and I-384/US 6
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing start of work for a pavement preservation project to fill and seal pavement cracks on I-84, I-91, I-95, and I-384/US 6.
 
10/7/2009Pavement Preservation Project on Interstate I-91 in the Towns of Cromwell and Rocky Hill
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Department’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to resurface southbound travel lanes of a section of Interstate I-91 through the Towns of Cromwell and Rocky Hill. The specific pavement limits for this project begin at the I-91 bridge over Route 372/Berlin Road in the Town of Cromwell (mile marker 25.73) and end at the SSR 411/West Street bridge over I-91 in the Town of Rocky Hill, a total distance of approximately 3.5 miles (log mile 29.35).
 
10/7/2009Rescheduling Closure of Bohemia Street in Plainville at Wilson Street
  The Department of Transportation announced today that the closing of Bohemia Street between Wilson Street and Forestville Avenue in Plainville is being rescheduled to a later date which has not yet been determined. It is anticipated that the closure will take place in late October.
 
10/6/2009Traffic Shift of I-95 Southbound between Exit 46 (Sargent Drive) and Exit 45 (Route 10 - Ella Grasso Blvd) in New Haven Is Scheduled
  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 for October 7 and 8, 2009, from 9 PM to 6 AM.
 
10/6/2009Pavement Preservation Project on Interstate I-395 in the Towns of East Lyme, Waterford and Montiville
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that the Department’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to resurface northbound and southbound travel lanes of a section of Interstate I-395 through the Towns of East Lyme, Waterford and Montville.
 
10/5/2009Line Painting on Interstate 95 (north & south) from Old Lyme to North Stonington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a line painting project will be performed on Interstate 95 from Old Lyme to the Route 49 (northbound) overpass in North Stonington. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 5, 2009 and continue through Thursday, October 15, 2009.
 
10/2/2009Drainage Improvements on Route 61 from Kasson Road to Route 63 in Morris/Bethlehem
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a drainage improvement project will be performed on Route 61 from Kasson Road to Route 63 in Morris/Bethlehem. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 5, 2009 and continue through Friday, October 9, 2009.
 
10/2/2009Milling and Paving on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that the schedule for the ongoing Milling and Resurfacing project being performed on Route I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington has been revised. This project is expected to continue through Friday, October 16, 2009 with below time changes.
 
10/2/2009Pavement Preservation to begin October 10, 2009 on I-91 in the towns of Wethersfield and Rocky Hill
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of a pavement preservation project on I-91, from the vicinity of Exit 25 to Exit 23 in the Towns of Wethersfield and Rocky Hill beginning October 5, 2009.
 
9/29/2009Alternating One-Way Traffic to begin on Route 69 between Cindy Lane and Glendale Dr. in the City of Bristol
 
9/29/2009Closure of Bohemia Street in Plainville At Wilson Street Scheduled For Friday, October 9, 2009
 
9/29/2009Project No. 28-197, Pavement Preservation Project on Route 2, Towns of Colchester and Lebanon
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Department’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to resurface east and west travel lanes of a section of Route 2 through the Towns of Colchester and Lebanon.
 
9/29/2009Resurfacing Route 1 from Jefferson Avenue to the I-95 overpass in New London
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 1 from Jefferson Avenue to the I-95 overpass in New London. This project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, October 1, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, October 6, 2009.
 
9/25/2009Line Painting on I-95 (north & south) from Old Lyme to North Stonington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a line painting project will be performed on Route I-95 from Old Lyme to the Route 49 (northbound) overpass in North Stonington. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 28, 2009 and continue through Thursday, October 8, 2009.
 
9/25/2009Milling and Resurfacing on Route 164 from Route 2 to Route 165 in Preston
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 164 from Route 2 to Route 165 in Preston. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 28, 2009 and continue through Friday, October 16, 2009.
 
9/25/2009Bridge Work on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 43 and 44 in West Hartford
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 43 and 44 in West Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 29, 2009. The rain date would be Wednesday, September 30, 2009.
 
9/25/2009Route 9 (southbound) Ramp Closure Exit 14 (deKoven Drive) off ramp in Middletown
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that permit work will be performed on Route 9 (southbound) requiring the closure of the Exit 14 (deKoven Drive) off ramp in Middletown. This work is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 28, 2009 and continue through Saturday, October 10, 2009. This is a 24 hour a day operation and a posted detour will be in effect.
 
9/21/2009State Project No. 006-120, Pavement Preservation, Route 8, Towns of Seymour, Beacon Falls and Naugatuck
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that its Office of Engineering is developing plans to resurface the travel lanes on a section of Route 8 in the towns of Seymour, Beacon Falls, and Naugatuck.
 
9/21/2009Route I-95 (north and south) Line Painting from N.Y. State Line to Exit 42 in West Haven
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a line painting project will be performed on I-95 (north & south) from the New York State Line to Exit 42 in West Haven. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 21, 2009 and continue to Friday, October 16, 2009.
 
9/21/2009Bridge Inspection on I-95 (southbound) between Exits 86 and 84 in Groton/New London (Gold Star Memorial Bridge)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge inspection work will be performed on I-95 (southbound) between Exits 86 and 84 between Groton and New London over the Thames River (Gold Star Memorial Bridge). This project is scheduled to take place from Monday September 21 through Friday September 25, 2009.
 
9/21/2009Foundation Project Awarded for Moses Wheeler Bridge, I-95 over the Housatonic River in Stratford and Milford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of the first phase of work for the replacement of the Moses Wheeler Bridge that carries I-95 over the Housatonic River
 
9/21/2009Milling and paving - Route 132 from Route 47 to Weekeepeemee Road in Woodbury
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 132 from Route 47 to Weekeepeemee Road in Woodbury. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 21, 2009 and continue through Friday, October 2, 2009.
 
9/21/2009Milling and Paving on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 30 and 32 in Southington. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 21, 2009 and continue through Friday, October 16, 2009.
 
9/17/2009I-95 southbound entrance ramp at Exit 12 (Route 136- Tokeneke Road) in Darien, CT Scheduled To Open September 24, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Interstate 95 southbound entrance ramp at Exit 12 (Route 136- Tokeneke Road) in the Town of Darien, CT will be opening on September 24, 2009.
 
9/16/2009Bridge Maintenance Project on I-91 (northbound) Between Exits 28 and 30 in Hartford
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-91 (northbound) between Exits 28 and 30 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, September 16, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, September 23, 2009.
 
9/15/2009Bridge Replacement work scheduled to start in the Town of Cheshire for the Route 42 bridge over Roaring Brook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of construction for replacement of the bridge carrying Route 42 over Roaring Brook in Cheshire. The bridge is located between Whispering Hollow Court and Mountain Road in the Town of Cheshire. Work is scheduled to start on or about October 1, 2009.
 
9/15/2009Intermittent Nighttime Closure of I-95 Southbound and I-95 Northbound near Exit 45 in New Haven is scheduled to begin Monday, September 21, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the installation of structural steel for the Howard Avenue Bridge in New Haven is scheduled to occur from 9 PM to 6 AM beginning Monday, September 21, 2009 and will continue for approximately two weeks. Work will occur weather permitting.
 
9/15/200924-hour Bridge work to begin on Baldwin Bridge carrying I-95 over Connecticut River in Old Saybrook and Old Lyme
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that 24-hour repairs on the I-95 bridge over Connecticut River (Baldwin Bridge) are scheduled to start Thursday morning September 17, 2009, weather permitting.
 
9/14/2009Milling and Resurfacing on I-95 (southbound) from Exit 24 to 17 in Fairfield/Westport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-95 (southbound) from Exit 24 to 17 in Fairfield/Westport. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 14, 2009 and continue through Thursday, October 22, 2009.
 
9/14/2009Bridge Maintenance - Route I-84 (eastbound) Between Exits 47 and 48 in Hartford
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 47 and 48 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, September 14, 2009.
 
9/14/2009Final Milling and Paving Scheduled To Start on Route 7 in Wilton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the final milling and paving of Route 7, between Route 33 and School Road, is scheduled to begin immediately.
 
9/11/2009Route 148 detour for Water Main Work in Chester; Detour Planned
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that the ongoing Water Main Installation project being performed on Route 148 in Chester will require a detour. A portion of Ridge Road to Route 148 including sections of Straits Road and Spring Street will be closed in Chester. This project is scheduled to continue through Friday, September 18, 2009. A posted detour will be in effect while the work is being performed.
 
9/11/2009Resurfacing on Route 1 from Kings Lane to Eliot Place in Fairfield
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 1 from Kings Lane to Eliot Place in Fairfield. This project is scheduled to begin on Sunday, September 13, 2009 and continue through Friday, October 9, 2009.
 
9/11/2009Resurfacing on Route 113 from I-95 to Access Road in Bridgeport/Stratford
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 113 from I-95 to Access Road in Bridgeport/Stratford. This project is scheduled to begin on Sunday, September 13, 2009 and continue through Monday, September 28, 2009.
 
9/9/2009Milling and Resurfacing on I-91 (north) in Cromwell/Rocky Hill to be Extended
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that the Milling and Resurfacing project that was being performed on I-91 (north) from Route 372 in Cromwell to West Street in Rocky Hill has been extended. This project is scheduled for remedial work on Wednesday evening, September 9, 2009.
 
9/8/2009Weight Restriction to be Lifted on Route 7 Bridge in Salisbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that, weather permitting, the one-way temporary traffic pattern required for the replacement of the Route 7 bridge over the Housatonic River in Salisbury will be shifted from the existing bridge to the northbound lane of the new bridge on Friday, September 11, 2009. Upon this shift of traffic, the 15-ton weight restriction will no longer be in effect.
 
9/3/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 17 from Middletown Avenue to Route 80 and Route 80 from Route 17 to the East Haven Town Line in New Haven
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 17 from Middletown Avenue to Route 80 and on Route 80 from Route 17 to the East Haven Town Line in New Haven. This project is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, September 8, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, September 22, 2009.
 
9/3/2009Route I-84 (eastbound & westbound) from the New York State Line to just west of Route 6 in Danbury
  The State Department Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-84 (east and west) from the New York State Line to just west of Route 6 in Danbury. This project is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 8, 2009, and continue through Tuesday, October 6, 2009.
 
9/3/2009Route I-84 (east & west) from Exit 48 to Exit 67, in Hartford, East Hartford, Manchester and Vernon
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a line painting project will be performed on Route I-84 (east & west) from Exit 48 to Exit 67 in Hartford, East Hartford, Manchester and Vernon. This project is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, September 8, 2009, and continue through Wednesday, September 16, 2009.
 
9/3/2009Drainage Replacement - Route 175 from Beacon Street to Route 71 (Stanley St.) in New Britain
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Drainage Replacement project will be performed on Route 175 from Beacon Street to Route 71 (Stanley St.) in New Britain. This project is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, September 8, 2009 and continue through Saturday, October 17, 2009.
 
9/3/2009Construction and Maintenance Activities Restricted for Upcoming Labor Day Holiday Weekend
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that there will be no maintenance or construction activities on major expressways this Labor Day weekend from 6 AM Friday, September 4 to 8 PM Tuesday, September 8, 2009. Only work of an emergency nature will be considered.
 
9/2/2009Setting of Bridge Steel for Hollow Tree Ridge Road over I-95 in Darien Scheduled For Thursday, September 10, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the contractor is scheduled to set the structural steel as part of the work for the replacement of the Hollow Tree Ridge Road Bridge over Interstate 95 in the town of Darien.
 
9/1/2009Resurfacing, Safety and Bridge Improvements on Hales Road in the Town of Westport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportations is announcing the start of construction for resurfacing, safety and bridge improvements on Hales Road, in the town of Westport. The construction project is one of several transportation infrastructure initiatives being funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
 
9/1/2009Bridge Project on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 49 and 50 in Hartford
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 49 and 50 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place beginning Tuesday, September 1, 2009.
 
8/28/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 195 from the Windham Town Line to Spring Hill Road in Mansfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 195 from the Windham Town Line to Spring Hill Road in Mansfield. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, August 31, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, September 30, 2009.
 
8/28/2009Traffic Shift on Route 10/U.S. 202 at Drake Hill Road, in Simsbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the scheduled implementation of a stage construction traffic shift along Route 10/202 in Simsbury on Wednesday September 2, 2009.
 
8/26/2009Route 66 Intersection and Drainage Improvements in the Town of Middletown
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that work associated with the Reconstruction of Route 66 (Washington Street) between the streets of Bernie O’Rourke Drive and Plaza Drive in the city of Middletown will continue with the following traffic restrictions: Route 66, (Washington Street), may be reduced to one lane in each direction between the hours of 6:00 am to 2:30 pm. This change in operations is to allow ample time for construction operations while maintaining existing roadway conditions for the evening rush hour.
 
8/26/2009Danbury - Nighttime closure of Wooster Heights Road at Intersection of Route 7 to Facilitate Bridge Construction
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that as part of the widening of U.S. Route 7 in Danbury, the contractor will have a nighttime closure of Wooster Heights Road at Route 7 the weekend of August 28, 2009 for approximately 3 consecutive nights.
 
8/24/2009Bridge Closure, Route 130 (Stratford Ave.) over the Pequonnock River in Bridgeport
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route 130 (Stratford Ave.) over the Pequonnock River in Bridgeport. The project will require the bridge to be closed while the work is being performed and a posted detour will be in effect. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, August 26, 2009.
 
8/21/2009Nightly Ramp Closures Scheduled for I-95 in Milford Beginning Week of August 24, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction work on I-95 in the town of Milford will require nighttime closures at interchanges 35, 36, 37, and 38 in both directions of I-95 the weeks of 8/24/09, 8/31/09, and 9/14/09.
 
8/21/2009Water Main Installation - Route 148 from Pleasant Street to North Main Street Including Sections of Ridge Road, Straits Road and Spring Street in Chester
 
8/21/2009Lighting Repair - Route 15 (north & south) West Rock Tunnel in New Haven/Woodbridge
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that lighting repair work will be performed inside the West Rock Tunnel on Route 15 (north & south) between Exits 59 and 60 in NewHaven/Woodbridge. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 24, 2009 and continue to Thursday, August 27, 2009.
 
8/21/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 9 (north & south) from Middletown Town Line to Route 372 in Cromwell
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 9 (north & south) from the Middletown town line to Route 372, including the 372 overpass of Route 9, in Cromwell. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 24, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, September 25, 2009.
 
8/20/2009Route 66 Intersection and Drainage Improvements in Middletown
  The Department of Transportation announced today that beginning Monday, August 24, 2009 operations will be altered for work associated with the reconstruction of Route 66 (Washington Street) between the streets of Bernie O’Rourke Drive and Plaza Drive in the city of Middletown.
 
8/18/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 14 from Plainfield Town Line to Rhode Island State line in Sterling
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 14 from the Plainfield town line to the Rhode Island state line in Sterling. This project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, August 20, 2009 and continue through Thursday, September 10, 2009.
 
8/18/2009Route 15 Between Exits 44 and 46 in Fairfield - Northbound Travel Lanes Being Shifted to the Left For Work on Route 15 Bridge over the Mill River
  The Connecticut Department of Transportations is announcing that the travel lanes carrying traffic northbound on Route 15 between Exit 44 (Route 58, Black Rock Turnpike) and Exit 46 (Easton Turnpike) will be temporarily shifted to the left on August 19, 2009, weather permitting.
 
8/18/2009Danbury - Nighttime closure of Wooster Heights Road at Intersection of Route 7 to Facilitate Bridge Construction
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that as part of the widening of U.S. Route 7 in Danbury, there will be a nighttime closure of Wooster Heights Road at Route 7 on August 20, 2009 for approximately 4 consecutive nights. The road will be closed from 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM.
 
8/17/2009Ramp Closure: Route 7 southbound Ramp to I-84 East in Danbury
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that there will be a ramp closure on the Route 7 southbound ramp to I-84 (east) in Danbury. This closure is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, August 18, 2009 and continue to Wednesday, August 19, 2009.
 
8/17/2009Milling and Paving - Route 75 from Austin Street to SR 513 (Bridge Street) in Suffield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and paving project will be performed on Route 75 from Austin Street to SR 513 (Bridge Street) in Suffield. This project is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, August 19, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, September 1, 2009.
 
8/17/2009Bridge Maintenance - Route I-84 (east & west) from Exit 17 to Exit 25 in Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route I-84 (east & west) from Exit 17 to Exit 25 in Waterbury. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, August 19, 2009 and continue through Thursday,August 27, 2009.
 
8/17/2009Road Resurfacing - Route 40 (north & south) from I-91 to the Hartford Turnpike in North Haven
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a resurfacing project will be performed on Route 40 (north and south) from I-91 to the Hartford Turnpike in North Haven. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 17, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, September 8, 2009.
 
8/13/2009Bridge Work on Route I-95 (north & south) from Exit 2 in Greenwich to Exit 16 in Norwalk
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on I-95 (north & south) from Exit 2 in Greenwich to Exit 16 in Norwalk. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 17, 2009 and continue to Friday, August 28, 2009.
 
8/11/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 275 between Route 31 and Route 32 in Coventry and Mansfield
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 275 from Route 31 to Route 32 in Coventry/Mansfield. This project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, August 13, 2009 and continue through Thursday, August 20, 2009.
 
8/7/2009Power Line Upgrade along Route I-84 (east and west) in the vicinity of Exit 71 in Willington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Power Line upgrade project will be performed on I-84 (east and west) in the vicinity of Exit 71 in Willington. This project is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, August 11, 2009. The rain date would be Wednesday, August 12, 2009. Traffic will be stopped for approximately 10 minutes while the power lines are pulled over the highway.
 
8/7/2009Resurfacing Project on Route 7 from Old Route 7 to Brookfield Lanes driveway in Brookfield
  The State Department Transportation announced today that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 7 from Old Route 7 to Brookfield Lanes driveway in Brookfield. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 10, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, August 12, 2009.
 
8/7/2009Resurfacing Project on Route 202 from Butternut Brook to the Bantam River in Litchfield
  The State Department Transportation announced today that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 202 from Butternut Brook to the Bantam River in Litchfield. This project is scheduled to begin on Sunday, August 9, 2009 and continue through Monday, August 24, 2009.
 
8/7/2009Bridge Project on Route 40 (east and west) over Amtrak Railroad in North Haven
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on Route 40 (east & west) over Amtrak Railroad in North Haven. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 10, 2009 and continue through Friday, August 28, 2009.
 
8/7/2009Milling project on Route 9 (southbound) in the vicinity of Exit 7 (Rte. 82) in Middletown
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Milling a project will be performed on Route 9 (southbound) in the vicinity of Exit 7 (Rte. 82) in Middletown. This project is scheduled to take place on Sunday, August 9, 2009.
 
8/4/2009Drainage Repair on Route 275 in the vicinity of the New England Central Railroad in Mansfield
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a drainage repair project will be performed on Route 275 in the vicinity of the New England Central Railroad in Mansfield. This project is scheduled to take place on Thursday, August 6, 2009. The road will be closed while the work is being performed and a posted detour will be in effect.
 
8/4/2009Route 59 Resurfacing from Old Oak Road to Route 136 in Easton
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 59 from Old Oak Road to Route 136 in Easton. This project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, August 6, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, August 11, 2009.
 
8/4/2009UPDATED AND REVISED: Route I-95 (north & south) Northbound from Exit 17 to 19 and Southbound from Exit 24 to 17 in Fairfield/Westport
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-95 northbound from Exit 17 to 19 and southbound from Exit 24 to 17 in Fairfield/Westport. This project is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, August 5, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, September 23, 2009.
 
8/4/2009Project No. 98-103, Improvements on Connecticut Route 139 at School Ground Road, Towns of Branford and North Branford.
  State Transportation Commissioner Joseph F. Marie announced today that the Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to improve Route 139 (North Branford/Branford Road), in the Towns of Branford and North Branford.
 
8/3/2009REVISED: Construction Work Scheduled for Route 5 & 15 Southbound off ramp to Brainard Road (Exit 87) in Hartford
  The Department of Transportation announced today that night work to replace the bridge carrying the off ramp from Route 5 and 15 southbound to Brainard Road (Exit 87) is begnning Monday, August 3, 2009.
 
8/3/2009Resurfacing of Route I-95 (north & south) Northbound from Exit 17 to 19 and Southbound from Exit 24 to 17 in Fairfield/Westport
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on I-95 northbound from Exit 17 to 19 and southbound from Exit 24 to 17 in Fairfield/Westport. This project is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, August 5, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, September 23, 2009.
 
7/30/2009Resurfacing on Route 140 from the Tolland Town Line to Crystal Ridge Road in Ellington
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 140 from the Tolland Town Line to Crystal Ridge Road in Ellington. This project is scheduled to take place Monday, August 3, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, August 25, 2009.
 
7/30/2009Route 58 from Valley Road to the Redding Town Line in Easton
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 58 from Valley Road to the Redding Town Line in Easton. This project is scheduled to begin Monday, August 3, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, August 5, 2009.
 
7/30/2009Construction Activity to Begin for the Rehabilitation of Lapham Avenue Bridge over Route 15 in the Town of New Canaan
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that work to complete the rehabilitation of the Lapham Avenue Bridge over Route 15 in the Town of New Canaan will begin the week of August 10, 2009.
 
7/30/2009Pavement Preservation Project Begins for Routes 2, 2A, and Route 693 in the Towns of Norwich, Bozrah, Montville and Waterford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that pavement preservation work on Routes 2 (Norwich and Bozrah), 2A (Montville), and 693 (Waterford) will begin on August 11, 2009.
 
7/30/2009Nighttime Bridge Work to Commence for the Reconstruction of Route 15 Southbound Off-Ramp Bridge to Brainard Road, Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is advising of upcoming construction activities on Route 15 on July 31, August 3 and August 4, 2009.
 
7/30/2009Intersection Improvements to Begin on Route 10 (Whitney Avenue) at Mount Carmel Avenue and Westwoods Road in the Town of Hamden
  The Connecticut Department of Transportations is announcing that construction will begin on July 30, 2009 for intersection improvements at Route 10, Mount Carmel Avenue and Westwoods Road in the Town of Hamden
 
7/30/2009Replacement of Overhead Sign Supports on Various State Routes to Begin on August 3, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportations is announcing the start of construction for replacement of overhead sign supports on I-95, 84, 691, 91, Route 2, 8, 6, 11, and 44 in the Towns of Norwalk, Trumbull, Shelton, Ansonia, Derby, Newtown, Waterbury, Meriden, Middlefield, Rocky hill, West Hartford, Hartford, Bolton and Colchester.
 
7/29/2009Replacement of Bridge Expansion Joints on Various Bridges in Western Connecticut
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge expansion joint replacement project is scheduled to begin August 3, 2009, on Interstate 84, from Exit 5 (Starr Avenue) in Danbury, to Exit 7 (Route 7) in Danbury, and on Route 8 at Union Street in Waterbury to Route 8 over Route 67 in Seymour.
 
7/27/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 20 from West Street to Millstone Road in Hartland
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 20 from West Street to Millstone Road in Hartland. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, August 19, 2009.
 
7/27/2009Bridge Maintenance - Route 9 (northbound) over Filley Brook and Beaver Meadow Brook in Haddam
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route 9 (northbound) over Filley Brook and Beaver Meadow Brook in Haddam. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 and continue through Friday, August 7, 2009.
 
7/24/2009Revised Milling and Resurfacing Schedule for -91 (north) from Route 372 to West Street in Cromwell/Rocky Hill
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that the ongoing milling and resurfacing project being performed on I-91 (north) from Route 372 in Cromwell to West Street in Rocky Hill has been extended. This project is now scheduled to continue through Friday, July 31, 2009.
 
7/24/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 9 (north & south) from Exit 7 (Rte. 82) to Exit 10 (Rte. 154) in Chester, Haddam and Middletown
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 9 (north & south) from Exit 7 (Rte. 82) in Chester to Exit 10 (Rte. 154) in Middletown. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, July 27, 2009 and continue through Friday, October 9, 2009.
 
7/24/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 254 & SR 807 in Thomaston
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 254 from SR 848 to SR 807 and on SR 807 from Route 254 to Route 222 in Thomaston. This project is scheduled to take place on Sunday, July 26, 2009 and continue through Thursday, August 6, 2009.
 
7/24/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 7 from I-84 to Route 202 in Danbury and Brookfield
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 7 from I-84 to Route 202 in Danbury/Brookfield. This project is scheduled to take place on Sunday, July 26, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, August 26, 2009.
 
7/23/2009Bridge Inspection - I-84 (eastbound) Between Exits 60 and 63 in Manchester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge inspection will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 60 and 63 in Manchester. This project is scheduled to take place in the evening of Thursday July 30, 2009 into Friday July 31, 2009.
 
7/23/2009Nighttime Lane Closures of I-95 Northbound near Long Wharf Drive (Exit 46) in New Haven Scheduled for Monday, July 27th through Thursday, July 30, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the nighttime lane closure of I-95 NB between Howard Avenue and Long Wharf Drive (Exit 46) will occur beginning Monday, July 27th through Thursday, July 30th, between the hours of 11PM and 6AM.
 
7/23/2009Work to Begin on Monday, August 3, 2009 for Minor intersection Improvements on Route 229 at Battisto Road and Business Park Drive in Bristol
 
7/23/2009Public Information Meeting Regarding the East Bridgeport Rail Yard Improvements Program
  The State Department of Transportation will be conducting a public informational meeting for State Project No. 300-0130 concerning the East Bridgeport Rail Yard Improvements Program. The meeting will be held August 13th, 2009 (Thursday) at 7:00pm in the Town’s Council Chambers located at 45 Lyon Terrace in Bridgeport, CT.
 
7/22/2009Milling and Resurfacing – Interstate 95 (north and south) from Exit 54 to the Guilford Town Line in Branford
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on I-95 (north & south) from Exit 54 to the Guilford Town Line in Branford. This project is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, July 22, 2009 and continue through Monday, August 24, 2009.
 
7/22/2009I-95 Southbound Ramp to I-91 Northbound (Exit 48) is Scheduled to be Temporarily Closed Weeknights for Deck Repairs Beginning Monday, July 27, 2009
 
7/20/2009Water Main Installation - Route 148 from Pleasant Street to North Main Street, Chester
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a water main installation project will be performed on Route 148 from Pleasant Street to North Main Street in Chester. This project is scheduled to occur on Monday, July 20, 2009 and continue through Friday, July 31, 2009. A portion of Straits Road and Spring Street will be closed and a posted detour will be in effect.
 
7/16/2009Resurfacing - Route 53 (Newtown Turnpike) in Weston and Redding Glen Road in Redding
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 53 (Newtown Tpk.) and (Redding Glen Road) in Weston and Redding. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, July 20, 2009 and continue through Monday, July 27, 2009.
 
7/16/2009Bridge Maintenance - Route 3 (Putnam Bridge), in Wethersfield/Glastonbury
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on Route 3 (Putnam Bridge) in Wethersfield/Glastonbury. This project is scheduled to take place on or about Sunday, July 19, 2009 and continue through Thursday, July 30, 2009.
 
7/15/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 146 (Leets Island Road) from the Branford Town Line to Sachems Head Road in Guilford
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 146 from the Branford Town Line to Sachems Head Road in Guilford. This project is scheduled to begin on Friday, July 17, 2009 and continue through Friday, July 24, 2009.
 
7/14/2009Public Information Meeting for the New Canaan Station Bulk Track Improvements, Town of New Canaan
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting for State Project No. 302-010 concerning the New Canaan Station Bulk Track Improvements in the Town of New Canaan. The meeting will be held on Thursday, July 30, 2009 at the New Canaan Town Hall, Second Floor Board Room, 77 Main Street, New Canaan. An informal question and answer session will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by a formal presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
7/13/2009Drainage Improvements on US Route 6 at Route 69 in Bristol
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning on Wednesday July 15, 2009, VMS Construction, Co. will detour south bound traffic for approximately two weeks at the intersection of Rt. 6 and 69. The detour is necessary in order to facilitate the installation of box culverts and utility relocations.
 
7/13/2009Bridge Inspection - Route 229 over I-84 (east & west) in Southington
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge inspection will be performed on the Route 229 Bridge over I-84 (east & west) in Southington. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday July 15, 2009 and Thursday, July 16, 2009.
 
7/10/2009Pine Street in Bristol – Nightwork and Traffic Shift beginning Monday, July 13, 2009
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that night work will begin on Pine Street on July 13th and continue for next two weeks.
 
7/10/2009Waterbury Branch Rail Service Replaced with Bus Service During Rail Maintenance and Repair Projects
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that beginning Monday, July 13, 2009, all Waterbury Branch rail service of the New Haven Line will be replaced with bus service until August 14, 2009. During this time, Metro-North will be installing rail ties, resurfacing track and performing necessary bridge repairs.
 
7/9/2009Milling and Resurfacing - I-84 (westbound) from Route 31 in Vernon to Route 32 in Willington
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-84 (westbound) from Route 31 in Vernon to Route 32 in Willington. This project is scheduled to begin on Monday, July 13, 2009 and continue through Monday, August 31, 2009.
 
7/9/2009Surface Treatment - I-84 (westbound) from Route 10 to Exit 30 (Marion Ave.) in Southington
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a surface treatment project will be performed on I-84 (westbound) from Route 10 to Exit 30 (Marion Ave.) in Southington. This project is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 and continue through Thursday, July 16, 2009.
 
7/9/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 63 from Ivy Mountain Road to Route 43 in Goshen/Cornwall
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing today that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 63 from Ivy Mountain Road to Route 43 in Goshen/Cornwall. This project is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, July 7, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, July 29, 2009.
 
7/9/2009Milling and Resurfacing - I-91 (north & south) from Route 372 to West Street in Cromwell and Rocky Hill
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on I-91 (north & south) from Route 372 in Cromwell to West Street in Rocky Hill. This project is scheduled to begin on Tuesday July 7, 2009 and continue through Friday, July 24, 2009.
 
7/8/2009Project to Upgrade Guiderail Systems on Routes 2, 2A and 117 in the Towns of Norwich, Preston, Ledyard and Groton Scheduled To Start
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning July 13, 2009, work will begin for the upgrading of existing guiderail systems along Routes 2, 2A, and 117.
 
7/8/2009Reconstruction of Route 63, Whalley Avenue in New Haven from Route 69 to Emerson Street Scheduled to Begin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work will begin for the reconstruction of Route 63, Whalley Avenue between Route 69 and Emerson Street on July 13, 2009.
 
7/8/2009Route 189 Intersection Improvements at Jerome Avenue, Turkey Hill Road and Gabb Road in Bloomfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Department is developing plans for intersection improvements along Route 189 at the intersection of Jerome Avenue, Turkey Hill Road and Gabb Road in Bloomfield. This project is currently scheduled to begin construction in the spring 2012 and continue through the summer of 2013.
 
7/7/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 198 from Route 44 to Route 171 in Eastford/Woodstock
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 198 from Route 44 in Eastford to Route 171 in Woodstock. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, July 8, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, July 22, 2009.
 
7/7/2009Road Closures on Route 1 in Darien at Metro-North RR Bridge to Begin on the Night of Friday, July 10, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that there will be nightly road closures on Route 1 in Darien, under the Metro-North Railroad Bridge, between West Avenue and Tokeneke Road.
 
6/30/2009Milling and Resurfacing - Route 138 from the Griswold Town Line to Route 165 in Voluntown
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 138 from the Griswold Town Line to Route 165 in Voluntown. This project is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, July 1, 2009 and continue through Friday, August 7, 2009.
 
6/30/2009Temporary Detour to Begin for Reconstruction of Country Club Road in Middletown
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that DeRita Construction Co. will be detouring traffic for approximately one week.
 
6/29/2009Daytime Work to Commence for Replacement of Bridge Joints at Various Locations on Route 8
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that construction work for the replacement of bridge joints at various locations along Route 8 Northbound in Bridgeport, Trumbull, and Shelton will begin work during the daytime between the hours 9am and 2 pm.
 
6/22/2009Replacement of the State Street Bridge over the Mill River in New Haven to Begin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the replacement of the State Street Bridge over the Mill River between Lawrence Street and James Street is schedule to commence on Monday, June 22, 2009.
 
6/19/2009Traffic Signal Loop Sensor Installation on Route 34 Eastbound, West of the College Street On-Ramp in New Haven
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Loop Sensor Installation project will be performed on Route 34 (eastbound) just west of College Street on ramp in New Haven. This project is scheduled to take place on June 22, 2009 and Tuesday, June 23, 2009.
 
6/19/2009Bridge Maintenance - I-84 Westbound Between Exits 7 and 3 in Danbury
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (westbound) between Exits 7 and 3 in Danbury. This project is scheduled to take place on or about Monday, June 22, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, June 24, 2009.
 
6/19/2009Milling and Resurfacing on Route 190 in Stafford
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a resurfacing project will be performed on Route 190 from Route 32 overlap to the Union Town Line in Stafford. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, June 22, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, July 8, 2009.
 
6/19/2009Milling and Resurfacing on Route 99 in Wethersfield / Rocky Hill
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Milling and Resurfacing project will be performed on Route 99 from the Rocky Hill Town Line to Church Street in Wethersfield. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, June 22, 2009 and continue through Wednesday, July 15, 2009.
 
6/18/2009Shore Line East Rail Service to be Impacted by Amtrak Tie Replacement Project
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning Monday, July 13, 2009, Amtrak will begin a major railroad tie replacement project on their Northeast Corridor between New Haven and Old Saybrook affecting both Shore Line East and Amtrak intercity customers.
 
6/15/2009Drainage and Intersection Improvements on Route 66 in Middletown to Begin
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning June 15, 2009 work associated with the Reconstruction of Route 66 (Washington Street) between Bernie O’Rourke Drive and Plaza Drive in the city of Middletown will begin.
 
6/12/2009Rail Crossing Repair Project - Governor's Highway, South Windsor
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a railroad crossing repair project will be performed on Governor’s Highway that will require lane closures of the Route 5 (southbound) left turn lane and the Route 5 (northbound) right turn lane onto Governor’s Highway as well as the closure of Governor’s Highway in South Windsor. The road will be closed from 7:00 a.m. Monday, June 15, 2009 and will reopen sometime before 3:30 p.m. Friday, June 19, 2009. A posted detour will be in effect.
 
6/12/2009Water Main Project - I-84 (east and west) Between Exits 49 and 51 in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a water main repair project will be performed over I-84 (east & west) between Exits 49 and 51 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Sunday, June, 14, 2009.
 
6/12/2009Route 140 Road Closure Scheduled at the intersection of Route 159 in Windsor Locks
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a railroad crossing project will be performed on Route 140 at the intersection of Route 159 in Windsor Locks. This project is scheduled to begin on Saturday, June 13, 2009 and continue through Monday, June 15, 2009. The work will require a total closure of Route 140 and a posted detour will be in effect.
 
6/12/2009Pavement Milling Operation Scheduled On Route 7 in Wilton For Monday night, June 15, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that pavement milling operations will be occurring in various locations on Route 7, between Wolfpit and Olmstead Hill Roads, on Monday night, June 15, 2009 from 8 PM to 6 AM.
 
6/9/2009Traffic Switch to Occur for Ongoing Reconstruction of Farmington River Bridge in Farmington on Friday, June 12, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the commencement of the Stage 2 traffic switch for the Reconstruction of Bridge # 0431, Route 4 over the Farmington River, in the Town of Farmington is scheduled to begin on Friday evening June 12, 2009, weather permitting.
 
6/9/2009Construction Activities Commencing for the Realignment of Route 319 (Orcutville Road) Between Gale Drive & Furnace Avenue in Stafford
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning June 15, 2009, construction will be commencing for the realignment of route 319 (Orcutville Road) between Gale Drive and Furnace Avenue in Stafford. Traffic will experience delays in the Eastbound and Westbound directions of Route 319 between Gale Drive and Furnace Avenue during the project.
 
6/9/2009Bridge Maintenance - I-84 (Eastbound) Flyover Ramp to I-91 (Northbound) in Hartford
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on the I-84 (eastbound) ramp to I-91 (northbound) in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Thursday, June 11, 2009.
 
6/9/2009Public Information Meeting – Rehabilitation of Bridge Nos. 00717 and 00718, Which Carry Route 15 (Merritt Parkway) over Silvermine Avenue and the Silvermine River in Norwalk
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the rehabilitation of Bridge Nos. 00717 and 00718, which carry Route 15 (Merritt Parkway) over Silvermine Avenue and the Silvermine River, in the city of Norwalk. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 30, 2009 at 7:00 p.m., in Room A310 of the Norwalk Town Hall, 125 East Avenue, Norwalk, Connecticut
 
6/9/2009Public Information Meeting Regarding Rehabilitation of Metro-North Railroad Bridges over Sound Beach Avenue and Tomac Avenue in Greenwich
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting for State Project No. 301-092 concerning the rehabilitation of Metro-North Railroad Bridge No. 03948R over Sound Beach Avenue and Bridge No. 03955R over Tomac Avenue in the Town of Greenwich. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Road, Greenwich. An informal question and answer session will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by a formal presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
6/8/2009I-84 Westbound - Resurfacing near Exit 70 in Willington
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-84 (westbound) near Exit 70 in Willington. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, June 10, 2009 and Thursday, June 11, 2009.
 
6/8/2009Water Main Installation - Route 148 in Chester
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Water Main Installation project will be performed on Route 148 from High Street to Main Street in Chester. This project is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, June 8, 2009 and continue through Friday, June 19, 2009.
 
6/8/2009Bridge Maintenance - I-84 Eastbound Between Exits 48 and 51 in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 48 and 51 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, June 8, 2009 and continue through Friday, June 12, 2009.
 
6/8/2009Bridge Maintenance - I-91 Northbound between Exits 42 and 47 in Enfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on I-91 (northbound) between Exits 42 and 47 in Enfield. This project is scheduled to take place on or about Monday, June 8, 2009.
 
6/8/2009West Main Street in Plainville Closed To Traffic Beginning Monday, June 15, 2009
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that the reconstruction of West Main Street in Plainville, between Washington Avenue and Bohemia Street, will begin Monday, June 15th.
 
6/8/2009Night Construction Activities to Begin on Federal Road (Route 202) in Brookfield
 
6/3/2009Paving of the Route 190 Bridge Over the Connecticut River in Enfield on Friday, June 5, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the repaving of the wearing surface on Route 190 over the Connecticut River between Enfield and Suffield on Friday, June 5, 2009.
 
6/2/2009Traffic Signal Loop Sensor Installation – Route 8 North and South in Winchester
  The State Department of Transportation is announcing that a Loop Sensor Installation project will be performed on Route 8 (north and south) ¼ of a mile south of Route 44 in Winchester. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, June 3, 2009 and continue through Thursday, June 4, 2009.
 
6/2/2009Weekend Closure, Commuter Parking Lot Located at Exit 46 at Jefferson Street in Fairfield
 
6/2/2009Reconstruction work to begin on Governor Street, East Hartford
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning on Monday, June 8, 2009, reconstruction work is scheduled to begin on Governor Street in East Hartford, between Prospect Street and Main Street.
 
5/29/2009Weekend Bridge Inspections - I-84 and I-91 in Hartford and West Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that routine bridge inspections will be performed on Interstates 84 and 91 in Hartford and West Hartford on Saturday, May 30, and Sunday, May 31, 2009.
 
5/29/2009Temporary Closure of Route 7 Over the Housatonic River in Salisbury Beginning Friday, June 12, at 8 pm and ending on Monday, June 15, at 6 am
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that, weather permitting, the temporary closure of Route 7 over the Housatonic River in Salisbury will begin Friday June 12, at 8 pm and will end on Monday, June 15, at 6 am.
 
5/27/2009Rocky Hill-Glastonbury Ferry to be Closed for the Week of Monday, June 8 and Reopening on Saturday, June 13
  The Rocky Hill-Glastonbury Ferry will be closed for the week of Monday, June 8, while repairs are made to the landings on the Rocky Hill and Glastonbury sides of the Connecticut River. Ferry service will recommence on Saturday, June 13.
 
5/26/2009A New Exit 80 Off Ramp from I-395 North to Route 82 in Norwich to be Opened
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that I-395 north Exit 80E and Exit 80W to Route 82 will be combined into a single exit ramp known as Exit 80. This will result in the permanent closing of Exit 80W.
 
5/26/2009Nighttime Closure of Long Wharf Drive Extension in New Haven Scheduled to Start on June 8, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a detour will be in effect for the closure of Long Wharf Drive Extension under I-95 between Long Wharf Drive and Sargent Drive in New Haven. The closure will occur weeknights, Monday thru Friday from 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM, beginning June 8th to June 29th, 2009. Work may be rescheduled due to inclement weather.
 
5/20/2009Nighttime Closure of Brewery St. Beneath the Rte. 34 Overpass in New Haven Scheduled to Start on May 26, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Brewery Street between Sargent Drive and Water Street will be closed weeknights from 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM beginning May 26, 2009.
 
5/20/2009Construction and Maintenance Activities Restricted for Upcoming Memorial Day Weekend
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that there will be no maintenance or construction activities on major expressways this Memorial Day weekend from 6 AM Friday, May 22, 2009 until 8 PM Tuesday 05/26/2009. Only work of an emergency nature will be considered.
 
5/12/2009Windermere Avenue Bridge in Ellington to be Closed During Replacement Project
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that on May 26, 2009, Windermere Avenue Bridge in the town of Ellington will be closed to traffic for approximately four (4) months.
 
5/12/2009Replacement of Route 25 Bridge over Cold Spring Brook in the Town of Newtown to Begin the week of May 18, 2009
  The Department of Transportation announced today, weather permitting, construction operations will begin during the week of May 18, 2009, for the replacement of Bridge #02221, Route 25 over Cold Spring Brook in the Town of Newtown.
 
5/12/2009Route 7 Wilton - Final Paving Scheduled to Begin on or about June 1, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that the final paving of Route 7, Route 33 (Ridgefield Road) and the adjacent roads is scheduled to begin on or about June 1, 2009. Work will begin at the northernmost end of the job (just north of Olmstead Hill Road) and progress south, ending at Wolfpit Road.
 
5/12/2009Rehabilitation of Route 34 Bridge over Derby Canal in the Town of Derby to Begin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of rehabilitation work on the Route 34 bridge over the Derby Canal in the Town of Derby. Work is scheduled to begin on Monday May 18, 2009.
 
5/12/2009Bridge Inspections the Weekend of May 16 and 17 in Manchester, East Hartford, Wethersfield and Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that routine bridge inspections will be performed on Interstates 84 and 91 in Manchester, East Hartford, Wethersfield and Hartford on Saturday, May 16, and Sunday, May 17, 2009.
 
5/11/2009Bridge Inspection – I-91 Southbound Exit 30 Off-Ramp in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that a routine bridge inspection will be performed on the I-91 (southbound) Exit 30 off-ramp in Hartford. The inspection is scheduled to take place Saturday May 16, 2009 with a contingency date of Sunday May 17, 2009. The exit 30 off-ramp will be closed during the inspection process and a detour will be used to redirect traffic.
 
5/11/2009Public Info Meeting Regarding Proposed Rehabilitation of 2 Bridges in Barkhamsted and New Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the proposed rehabilitation of Bridge Nos. 01496 & 01561 in the Towns of Barkhamsted and New Hartford on Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at the Senior Center in the New Hartford Town Hall. An informal question and answer session will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by a formal design presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
5/7/2009Repairs to the Existing Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge (Q-Bridge) on I-95 in New Haven Between Exits 48 and 50 to Begin May 11, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that repairs to the existing Pearl Harbor Memorial Bridge (Q-Bridge)are scheduled to begin Monday, May 11, 2009.
 
5/7/2009Nighttime Construction Work to Begin on the Aetna Viaduct in Hartford
  The Department of Transportation announced today that nighttime construction work to rehabilitate and repair the Aetna Viaduct and adjacent bridges and ramps (Interstate 84 between Exit 46 and Exit 48) in Hartford will begin Sunday, May 11, 2009.
 
5/7/2009Installation of the Middletown Area Incident Management, Variable Message Sign System
  The Department of Transportation announced today that shoulder closures along Route 9 in Middletown, Cromwell, Berlin and Chester can be expected Monday through Thursday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm beginning Friday May 8, 2009.
 
5/7/2009Reconstruction of Prospect Street Bridge over P&W Railroad and Pearl Street Bridge over P&W Railroad in Middletown
  The Department of Transportation announced today beginning May 8, 2009 work associated with the Reconstruction of Bridge No. 04032, Pearl Street and Bridge No.04031, Prospect Street over Providence & Worcester Railroad in the city of Middletown will begin.
 
5/7/2009Installation of Rumble Strips - Nighttime Work to Commence on Routes 7,8,9,15,I-91, and I-95, Statewide, on Sunday, May, 10, 2009
  The Department of Transportation announced today, that beginning, on Sunday, May 10, 2009, nighttime construction work is scheduled to begin on Routes 7,8,9,15,I-91, and I-95, at various locations statewide.
 
5/6/2009Traffic Shift on I-95 northbound from Exit 45 to Exit 46 (Long Wharf Drive Area) in New Haven Scheduled for Thursday, May 7, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work will begin on I-95 Northbound from Exit 45 to Exit 46 in the area of Long Wharf Drive in the City of New Haven.
 
5/6/2009Reconstruction of Scott Road, Phase 1, in the Town of Prospect and the City of Waterbury to Close a Portion of Scott Road in the Town of Prospect on Thursday May 7, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the closure of a portion of Scott Road in the Town of Prospect is scheduled to begin on Thursday May 7, 2009.
 
5/6/2009Bridge Inspection – Tomlinson Bridge - US Route 1 (Forbes Avenue) Between East Street and Stiles Street in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that routine bridge inspection work will be performed on the Tomlinson Bridge on US Route 1 (Forbes Ave) between East Street and Stiles Street in New Haven. Route 1 (Forbes Avenue) in the vicinity of the Tomlinson Bridge will be closed to traffic during the inspection process. This project is scheduled to take place on May 19, 2009 through May 21, 2009, weather permitting.
 
5/6/2009Bridge Inspection – Route 136 (Bridge Street) over the Saugatuck River Between Imperial Avenue and Riverside Avenue in Westport.
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a routine bridge inspection will be performed on Route 136 (Bridge Street) over the Saugatuck River between Imperial Avenue and Riverside Avenue in Westport. Route 136 (Bridge Street) will be closed to traffic during the inspection process. The inspection will take place on Monday, May 18, 2009, weather permitting. A detour will be in place during the inspection process.
 
5/1/2009Route 7 Wilton - Traffic Shift and Milling Operations Scheduled for Week of May 11, 2009
 
5/1/2009Routine Bridge Inspections - May 2, and 3, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that routine bridge inspections will take place this weekend, May 2 and 3, 2009, at the following locations:
 
4/29/2009Traffic Sensor Project - I-395 Southbound Between Exits 89 and 90 in Plainfield
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Traffic Sensor project will be performed on I-395 (southbound) between Exits 89 and 90 in Plainfield. This project is scheduled to occur on Thursday, April 30, 2009.
 
4/22/2009I-95 Southbound, Exit 36 (Plains Road Off Ramp) in Milford scheduled to be closed Tuesday, 4/28/09 from 10:00pm until Wednesday, 4/29/09 at 6:00am
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction work on I-95 in the town of Milford will require the closure of the southbound off ramp to Plains Road, Exit 36.
 
4/20/2009Reconstruction of Bridge # 0431, Route 4 over the Farmington River, in the Town of Farmington to begin night work operations on Monday, April 20, 2009 at 9pm
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the commencement of night work operations for the Reconstruction of Bridge # 0431, Route 4 over the Farmington River, in the Town of Farmington is scheduled to begin on Monday, April 20, 2009 at 9pm.
 
4/15/2009Bridge Rehabilitation Work Continues on Route 190 over Connecticut River Between Enfield and Suffield
  Suffield. CT: The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing a new traffic shift and associated line striping of Route 190 over the Connecticut River between Enfield and Suffield on April 17, 2009.
 
4/15/2009Traffic Sensor Project - I-395 (southbound) between Exits 92 and 93 in Killingly
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Traffic Sensor project will be performed on I-395 (southbound) between Exits 92 and 93 in Killingly. This project is scheduled to occur on Saturday, April 18, 2009.
 
4/14/2009Bridge Maintenance Project Requiring Closure of Simpaug Turnpike Bridge over Metro North Railroad in Redding
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on the Simpaug Turnpike Bridge over Metro North Railroad in Redding. This project is scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 25 and Sunday, April 26, 2009.
 
4/14/2009Daytime Lane Closures Scheduled for Route 15 at East Rocks Road Bridge between Exit 40 in Norwalk and Exit 41 in Westport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that Route 15 will be reduced to one lane of traffic from 10 AM to 2 PM from Wednesday April 15, 2009 through Friday, April 17, 2009.
 
4/14/2009Construction Activity to Begin for the Rehabilitation of East Rocks Road over Route 15 in the City of Norwalk
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that work to complete the rehabilitation of the East Rocks Road Bridge over Route 15 in the City of Norwalk will begin the week of April 13, 2009.
 
4/7/2009Nightly Lane Closures Scheduled to Begin on I-95 Between Exits 45 and 46 in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of nightly lane closures on I-95 for the reconstruction of the Howard Avenue Bridge between Exits 45 & 46 in New Haven geginning April 13, 2009.
 
4/6/2009Bridge Joint Replacement Project on Route 8 To Begin
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that construction work is scheduled to begin on April 08, 2009, for the replacement of bridge joints at various locations along Route 8 in thetowns of Bridgeport, Trumbull, and Shelton.
 
4/6/2009Work at the I-91 Southbound Ramp to I-95 Southbound in New Haven to Begin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that traffic traveling from I-91 south to I-95 south in New Haven will be shifted to the left to allow for work to begin along the right side of the roadway in the area of the Route 34 interchange.
 
4/3/2009Bridge Inspection - I-95 Southbound Between Exits 45 and 50 and I-91 northbound Between I-95 and Exit 2 in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that a routine bridge inspection will be performed on I-95 southbound between Exits 45 and 50 and on I-91 northbound between I-95 and Exit 2 in New Haven. This project is scheduled to take place on Saturday April 4, 2009.
 
4/3/2009Bridge Inspection - I-84 Eastbound and Westbound & Route 15 Northbound in East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that a routine bridge inspection will be performed on I-84 Eastbound between exits 56 and 58 and on Route 15 Northbound between Exit 91 and start of I-84 Eastbound in East Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place in the morning of Sunday, April 5, 2009.
 
4/3/2009Bridge Inspection - I-84 Eastbound and Westbound in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that routine a routine bridge inspection will be performed on I-84 Eastbound between exits 44 and 46 and on I-84 Westbound at Exit 48 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on the morning of Sunday, April 5, 2009.
 
4/3/2009Illumination Repairs - Route 9 from Exit 22 to 24 in Berlin
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Highway Illumination project will be performed on Route 9 (northbound) from Exit 22 (Frontage Rd.) to Exit 24 (Kensington Connector) in Berlin. This project is scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 4, 2009.
 
4/1/2009Bridge Maintenance - Interstate 84, Hartford
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) from Exit 45 to Exit 46 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, April 1, 2009.
 
4/1/2009Reconstruction of Route 20 in East Granby Entering Final Construction Phase - Project to be Completed Roughly One Year Ahead of Schedule
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the reconstruction of Route 20 in the Town of East Granby that started on June 24, 2007 will start the final stage of construction by reconstructing Rte 20 near Center Street, and also Route 20 West of Holcomb and Newgate Roads.
 
4/1/2009Public Info Meeting - Rehab of Bridge 00596 on Route 68 in Naugatuck
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the rehabilitation of Bridge 00596, Route 68 over State Route 710, Route 8, Naugatuck River and Metro-North Railroad in the City of Naugatuck, Connecticut. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2009, at 7:00 p.m. in the Naugatuck Town Hall, Hall of Burgesses, 229 Church Street, Naugatuck, Connecticut.
 
3/31/2009Public Info Meeting Concerning Proposed Construction of Operational Lanes on I-84 East and West in Danbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a Public Information Meeting concerning the proposed construction of operational lanes on I-84 eastbound between exits 1 and 2 and westbound at exit 2A/2B, on Wednesday, April 29, 2009 at the Danbury City Hall Common Council Chambers on the 3rd Floor. An informal question and answer session will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by a formal design presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
3/27/2009Reconstruction of Scott Road, Phase 1, in Prospect and Waterbury, to Begin Friday March 27, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the reconstruction of Scott Road, Phase 1, in the Town of Prospect and the City of Waterbury, is scheduled to begin on Friday March 27, 2009.
 
3/27/2009Mast Arm and Traffic Signal Equipment Replacement at Various Locations on Various Routes in the Towns of Granby, New Britain, Plainville, and Windsor Locks
  The Department of Transportation is announcing that beginning April 1, 2009, traffic will be impacted at various intersections in various towns as listed:
 
3/26/2009Construction Activity Recommencing Along I-95 in the Towns of Milford and Orange
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction work along I-95 from Exit 34 to Exit 41 in both directions in the towns of Milford and Orange will be recomencing beginning March 30, 2009.
 
3/25/2009Operation and Safety Improvements on Route 83 in Vernon
  The Department of Transportation announced today, that beginning April 1, 2009, traffic in the northbound and southbound directions of Route 83 will be impacted from the I-84 overpass to Dobson Rd. in Vernon.
 
3/23/2009Bridge Maintenance - I-84 (eastbound) from Exit 18 Exit 23, in Waterbury
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) from Exit 18 to Exit 23 in Waterbury. This project is scheduled to take place on or about Monday, March 23, 2009.
 
3/23/2009Bridge Maintenance - I-91 (northbound) between Exits 29 and 32 in Hartford
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-91 (northbound) between Exits 29 and 32 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on or about Monday, March 23, 2009.
 
3/23/2009Recommencement of Bridge Joint Replacement Work at Various Locations
  Night and daytime work to commence on Routes 2, 9, 15 and 72 as well as I-84, I-91 and Elm Street.
 
3/19/2009Public Information Meeting Regarding Status of Route 7 Construction in Wilton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation, in cooperation with the Town of Wilton, will be holding a public information meeting regarding the Route 7 construction project on Wednesday night, April 1, 2009 at 7:30PM in the cafeteria at Cider Mill School, located at 240 School Road in Wilton.
 
3/18/2009Bridge Inspection and Detour - Route 8 (Southbound) between Exits 42 and 41 in Litchfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that a routine bridge inspection will be performed on Route 8 (Southbound) between Exits 42 and 38 in Litchfield. This inspection is scheduled to take place on Monday, March 23, 2009 and will require that southbound traffic be detoured.
 
3/16/2009Daytime Blasting Operation Scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday March 17 and 18, 2009 along I-95 in the vicinity of Exit 13 in Darien
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that traffic will be halted along I-95 Southbound and I-95 Northbound including ramps in the vicinity of Exit 13 (Old Kings Highway) to allow for a blasting operation to remove rock in the construction area.
 
3/13/2009Bridge Inspection - I-84 Eastbound between Exits 16 and 17 in Middlebury
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 16 and 17 in Middlebury. This project is scheduled to take place on Monday, March 16, 2009.
 
3/11/2009Bridge Inspection - I-84 (Eastbound) between Exits 53 and 58 in East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that bridge inspection work will be performed on I-84 (Eastbound) between Exits 53 and 58 in East Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place on Sunday March 15, 2009.
 
3/11/2009Bridge Inspection - I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 44 and 46 in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that bridge inspection work will be performed on I-84 (eastbound) between Exits 44 and 46 in Hartford. This project is scheduled to take place in the mornings of Saturday March 14, 2009 and Sunday March 15, 2009.
 
3/5/2009Bridge Maintenance on Route 3 (Putnam Bridge) in Wethersfield/Glastonbury
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route 3 (Putnam Bridge)in Wethersfield/Glastonbury. This project is scheduled to take place on Saturday, March 7, 2009 and Sunday, March 8, 2009.
 
3/3/2009Tree Work - Route 15 SB Between Exits 41 and 40 in Westport/Norwalk
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that Tree Work will be performed on Route 15 (southbound) between Exits 41 (Route 33) and 40 (Main Ave.) in Westport/Norwalk. This project is scheduled to begin on or about Wednesday, March 4, 2009 and continue through Tuesday, March 31, 2009.
 
3/2/2009Closure of Federal Street at Route 6 in Bristol Rescheduled
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the closure of Federal Street at the intersection of Rt.6 is being rescheduled to begin Monday, March 9, 2009. The road will be closed to traffic for approximately two weeks for the installation of a box culvert on Federal Street.
 
2/27/2009CANCELLED - Bridge Maintenance on Route 3 (Putnam Bridge) in Wethersfield/Glastonbury - CANCELLED
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that scheduled bridge maintenance on Route 3 on the Putnam Bridge in Wethersfield/Glastonbury HAS BEEN CANCELLED due to pending inclement weather. This project WAS scheduled to take place on Saturday, February 28, 2009 and Sunday, March 1, 2009.
 
2/26/2009CANCELLED - Bridge Maintenance on Route 3 (Putnam Bridge) in Wethersfield/Glastonbury - CANCELLED
  The State Department of Transportation announced today that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on Route 3 (southbound) on the Putnam Bridge in Wethersfield/Glastonbury. This project is scheduled to take place on or about Saturday, February 28, 2009.
 
2/24/2009Temporary Closure of Parking Area on Long Wharf Drive to Occur March 9, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the parking area located on Long Wharf Drive between the I-95 north Exit 46 off and on ramps will be closed from Monday, March 9 through Monday, March 30, 2009.
 
2/20/2009Reconstruction and Widening of Route 7 from Starrs Plain Road to Wooster Heights Road (near Danbury Airport) Scheduled to Start
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a project for the reconstruction and widening of Route 7 in Danbury and Ridgefield is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, February 23, 2009.
 
2/19/2009Alternating One Way Traffic Scheduled for Route 190 Bridge over Connecticut River on Friday, February 20th
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that repairs to a bridge joint on Route 190 over the Connecticut River between Enfield and Suffield will be performed on Friday, February 20, 2009.
 
2/6/2009Route 15 (northbound & southbound, Pothole Patching from the Wallingford Town Line to the Berlin Town Line in Meriden
  State Transportation Commissioner Joseph F. Marie announced today that a pothole patching operation will be performed on Route 15 (northbound & southbound) from the Wallingford Town Line to the Berlin Town Line in Meriden. This pothole patching operation is scheduled to take place on or about Saturday, February 7, 2009.
 
2/6/2009I-84 (westbound & eastbound, Pothole Patching between Exit 68 (Route 195) in Tolland and Exit 63 (Route 30) in Manchester
  State Transportation Commissioner Joseph F. Marie announced today that a pothole patching operation will be performed on I-84 (westbound & eastbound) between Exits 68 (Route 195) in Tolland and Exit 63 (Route 30) in Manchester. This pothole patching operation is scheduled to take place on or about Sunday, February 8, 2009.
 
2/4/2009Nighttime Closure of Long Wharf Drive at Sargent Drive in New Haven Scheduled to Start on February 9, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a detour will be in effect for the closure of Long Wharf Drive from Sargent Drive to the I-95 Exit 46 Off Ramp in New Haven. The closure will occur Monday thru Friday from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. for the period February 9, 2009 to March 6, 2009. Work may be rescheduled due to inclement weather.
 
2/4/2009Road Closure scheduled for February 7, 2009 on Route 136 in Norwalk for work on Washington Avenue Drawbridge over the Norwalk River
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that work on the Route 136 Washington Avenue Drawbridge over the Norwalk River is scheduled for Saturday, February 7, 2009 beginning at 2 a.m. until Monday February 9, 2009 at 5 a.m.
 
2/2/2009Closure of Fifth Street Between Howard Avenue and Hallock Avenue in New Haven Scheduled to Begin February 2, 2009
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the closure of Fifth Street between Howard Avenue and Hallock Avenue in New Haven for approximately two months.
 
1/30/2009State Continues Work on New Haven Line Rail Bridges and Catenary Replacement in Fairfield County
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation today announced a road closure on Monroe Street in South Norwalk, under the Metro-North Railroad Bridge, beginning this evening, Friday, January 20 through Saturday morning. This work is part of the state’s overall effort to upgrade and improve rail infrastructure on the New Haven Line.
 
1/23/2009Nighttime Bridge Work to Commence, Route 15 Exit 87 (Brainard Road Off Ramp) over Route 15, Hartford
  The Department of Transportation announced today, that beginning Monday, January 26, 2009, nighttime reconstruction work is scheduled to begin on the bridge carrying traffic from Route 5 and 15 southbound to Brainard Road (Exit 87).
 
1/16/2009Bridge Inspection on the Arrigoni Bridge - Route 66 Middletown/Portland
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that bridge inspection work will be performed on Route 66 (eastbound and westbound) between Spring Street and Marlborough Street in Middletown and Portland (Arrigoni Bridge). This project is scheduled to take place Monday, January 19 through Friday, January 23, 2008.
 
1/15/2009Bridge Inspection/Ramp Closure - I-84 Westbound to Route 8 Southbound, Exit 19 off-ramp in Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that routine Bridge inspection work will be performed on the I-84 westbound to Route 8 southbound Exit 19 off-ramp in Waterbury (Waterbury Stacks). The ramp will be closed to traffic during the inspection process. An Exit 17 detour will be in place at that time. The inspection is scheduled to take place on Sunday, January 25, 2009.
 
1/9/2009January 10th Weekend Closure Scheduled for Route 136 Bridge over the Norwalk River in Norwalk Being Rescheduled Due to Weather.
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced today that work scheduled for the upcoming weekend, January 10 thru the 12, for work on the Route 136 Bridge over the Norwalk River is being rescheduled for Saturday, January 17, 2009 beginning at 2 a.m. until Monday January 19, 2009 at 5 a.m.
 
1/2/2009Traffic Shift – Route 63, Naugatuck
  The Department of Transportation announced today, weather permitting, Brunalli Construction Co., Inc. of Southington, CT. anticipates shifting traffic into stage construction on Route 63 over the Naugatuck River on January 6, 2009.