ConnDOT: Construction News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
Construction News from the Connecticut Department of Transportation
2015
12/18/2015Construction, Inspection and Maintenance Activities Restricted on Major Highways for Upcoming Christmas and New Year Holidays
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that there will be no maintenance or construction activities on major highways for the Christmas and New Year holiday periods. Only work of an emergency nature will be considered.
 
12/18/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, December 21-23, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, December 21 - 23, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
12/11/2015Testing of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle System for Bridge Inspection Services on the Gold Star Memorial Bridge is POSTPONED
  The testing of an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) system to perform limited bridge inspection services on the Gold Star Memorial Bridge over the Thames River in Groton and New London, originally scheduled for Tuesday, December 15, 2015, is postponed and will be rescheduled to a later date.
 
12/10/2015Bridge Maintenance on Route 7 Southbound in Norwalk
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will be performed on five bridges on Route 7 southbound in Norwalk beginning Monday, December 14, and concluding on Wednesday, December 30, 2015.
 
12/9/2015CTfastrak East Main Street Station Mid-day Road Work; Buses Detoured
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a paving operation will impact the use of the CTfastrak East Main Street Station in New Britain on or about Thursday, December 10, 2015. The operation will take place during the mid-day period from 9AM to 3PM. Traffic operations on East Main Street will be maintained, but the platforms will be closed to pedestrians.
 
12/7/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, December 5-13, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, December 5 - 13, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
12/4/2015Alternating One-Way Traffic for Paving of Bridge No. 00330, U.S. Route 1 Over Wepawaug River in the Town of Milford Starting December 4, 2015
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a paving operation with alternating one-wat traffic will commence on or about Friday, December 4, 2015 at Bridge No. 00330 on U.S. Route 1 in the Town of Milford.
 
12/1/2015Resurfacing, Bridge and Safety Improvements - Interstate 91 in Wethersfield and Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is developing plans for resurfacing, bridge and safety improvements on I-91 in Wethersfield and Hartford. The purpose of the project is to rehabilitate the underlying concrete slabs which are exhibiting signs of distress, to perform routine maintenance on the various bridges, and to upgrade the roadside appurtenances.
 
11/25/2015Work Suspended for Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00732, North Ave over Route 15 in the Town of Westport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work on the North Avenue bridge over Route 15 in Westport, will be suspended on or about Friday December 4, 2015 until April, 2016 after the site is prepared for the winter season shutdown.
 
11/24/2015Operational Improvements Under Development for I-91 Northbound at Interchange 29
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Office of Engineering is developing plans to relocate I-91 northbound Interchange 29, and widen I-91 northbound and Route 15 northbound to I-84 East in Hartford and East Hartford. The purpose of the project is to address safety concerns associated with the capacity and operational deficiencies at the I-91 northbound Interchange 29, which routinely experiences significant traffic delays and above average crash frequency. Much of this can be attributed to the steep vertical grade and single-lane configuration of the ramp, the heavy traffic weave on the Charter Oak Bridge, and the near capacity volumes on I-91.
 
11/18/2015Intermittent, Short-Term Highway Closures on I-95 NB and SB in the Vicinity of Exit 30 (Stratford) on November 23, and December 1, 2015
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities along Interstate 95 Northbound and Southbound near Exit 30 in the town of Stratford will require the implementation of a full highway closure for intermittent periods of 10 minutes during the nighttime hours on November 23, 2015 and December 1, 2015 for removal of existing and installation of new overhead signs and sign supports.
 
11/17/2015Nighttime Ramp closures and traffic detour on I-95 Northbound at Exit 34 in Milford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the closure of the Exit 34 off-ramp on I-95 Northbound to U.S. Rt. 1 and detour of traffic during overnight hours on November 17 and 18, 2015.
 
11/13/2015Overnight Ramp Closures on I-95 in Darien and Norwalk
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that I-95 Exits 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, & 15 on and off ramps will be closed on various dates between November 13-30, to allow for ramps milling and paving operations.
 
11/13/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, November 16-22, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, November 16 - 22, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
11/6/2015I-84 Detour at Exits 25 for Scott Road Bridge Utilities Relocation on November 8
  On Sunday, November 8, from 12:00 AM to 5:00 AM, I-84 will be closed at Exits 25, eastbound and westbound, to place overhead utility lines across I-84 just west of the Scott Road Bridge. (Rain date, Monday, November 9.)
 
11/5/2015Nighttime Sweeping on I-84 and Route 8 in Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime street sweeping project will be performed on I-84 and Route 8 in Waterbury, overnight Thursday/Friday, November 5 & 6, 2015. Work hours will be 8 p.m. to 3 a.m.
 
11/5/2015Weekend closure of Route 130 (Fairfield Avenue) in Bridgeport Scheduled for November 6 to November 9, 2015 and November 13 to November 16, 2015
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Route 130 (Fairfield Avenue) from Commerce Drive to Railroad Avenue eastbound will be closed to traffic beginning 9 p.m. Friday and will reopen to traffic on Monday for the periods of November 6 to November 9, 2015 and November 13 to November 16, 2015, in the Town of Fairfield.
 
10/28/2015CTDOT: TIME-LAPSE VIDEO CAPTURES ACCELERATED BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION INNOVATION USED TO COMPLETE ROUTE 57 BRIDGE REPLACEMENT
  Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) Commissioner James Redeker today announced the official opening of the new Route 57 Bridge over the west branch of the Saugatuck River in Weston.
 
10/28/2015Daytime Lane Closure is scheduled for I-95 Northbound between Exits 11 & 13 Left Shoulder and the High Speed Lane on Thursday, October 29, 2015.
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that I-95 NB between Exits 11 & 13 Left Shoulder and the High Speed Lane in the Towns of Darien and Norwalk will be temporarily closed to traffic on October 29, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. to allow for a sinkhole repair.
 
10/27/2015Guiderail Safety Improvement Project along Route 83 in Somers
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a guiderail safety improvement project will be performed on Route 83 in Somers, October 27 – November 13, 2015.
 
10/27/2015Surface Treatment Project on state Route 431 in Lyme and East Haddam
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a thin-surface treatment project will be performed on State Route 431 in Lyme (Geer Hill Rd.) and East Haddam (River Road), November 4-5, 2015.
 
10/27/2015Bridge Maintenance on Route 7 in Norwalk
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will be performed on various bridges on Route 7 northbound in Norwalk, November 2-11, 2015. No work will occur on Wednesday, November 11, 2015.
 
10/27/2015Tree Removal along I-95 in Groton and Stonington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a tree removal operation will be performed along I-95 southbound in Groton and Stonington, October 29 – November 20, 2015.
 
10/27/2015Construction Updates for the Replacement of I-95 Bridge over West River in the towns of New Haven and West Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that temporary traffic calming measures will be installed on Sea Street overnight Friday/Saturday, October 30-31, 2015, as part of the replacement of the I-95 bridge over the West River between New Haven and West Haven.
 
10/27/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-684 in Greenwich
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that I-95 northbound between Exits 13 and 11 Left Shoulder and the High Speed Lane in Darien and Norwalk will be temporarily closed to traffic on October 28, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. to allow for a sinkhole repair.
 
10/27/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-684 in Greenwich
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project is being performed on I-684 northbound in Greenwich through Friday, November 13, 2015.
 
10/27/2015STAMFORD TRANSPORTATION CENTER PARKING GARAGE UPDATE
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) today announced the closing of the pedestrian bridge and stairs connecting the original commuter parking garage to the Stamford Transportation Center (STC) in order to facilitate work to reopen part of the garage. Commuters are urged to budget more time to catch their trains.
 
10/20/2015Construction of Charter Oak Greenway Bike/Pedestrian Path in Manchester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of construction of the Charter Oak Greenway shared-use bicycle/pedestrian path in Manchester.
 
10/20/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on Route 2 in Colchester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route 2 in Colchester – overnight Tuesday and Wednesday, October 27-28, 2015. Work hours will be 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.
 
10/16/2015Waterbury Bus Facility Utility Infrastructure
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the installation of a new 12” water main on Echo Lake Road terminating on Route 262 and the installation of a 6” sanitary sewer force main on CT Route 262 in Watertown. This work is in conjunction with the construction of a new CTTransit bus maintenance facility.
 
10/16/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, October 19-25, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, October 19 – 25, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
10/16/2015Connecticut Department of Transportation I-84 Hartford Project Team to Discuss Most Viable Alternatives for I-84 in Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is announcing a series of three public meetings to discuss the most viable alternatives being considered for the I-84 Harford Project.
 
10/15/2015Nighttime Resurfacing on Park Avenue Roundabout & Route 15 SB Exit 47 Off Ramp in Trumbull and Fairfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime resurfacing project will be performed on the Park Avenue Roundabout & Route 15 southbound Exit 47 Off-Ramp in Trumbull and Fairfield, overnight October 21-22, 2015. Work hours will be 10 p.m. to 5:30 a.m.
 
10/15/2015Reconstruction of Lake Street (SR 533) in the Town of Bolton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the reconstruction of Lake Street (State Route 533) in the vicinity of Box Mountain Road and Goodwin Road is scheduled to begin Monday, October 19, 2015, in the Town of Bolton.
 
10/15/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing on Route 1 in Old Lyme
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on 0.76-mile section of Route 1 in Old Lyme through October 23, 2015. Work hours are 7 p.m. to 5 a.m.
 
10/9/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, October 11-18, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, October 11 – 18, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
10/9/2015Notice of Public Informational Meeting Concerning the Installation of Centerline Rumble Strips in Coventry
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a public information meeting regarding the proposed installation of centerline rumble strips on Thursday, November 5, 2015 in Coventry, CT at Coventry Town Hall located at 1712 Main Street. The formal presentation will begin at 6:30 p.m. with an open forum for individual discussions afterwards.
 
10/8/2015I-84 Waterbury Construction Update: Detour – Harpers Ferry Road Closed from Plank Road to Ashmun Street
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities related to the I-84 reconstruction project in Waterbury will require the temporary closure of Harpers Ferry Road from Plank Road to Ashmun Street.
 
10/7/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-91 in North Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on the I-91 Bassett Road underpass in North Haven, October 13-November 6, 2015.
 
10/7/2015Milling and Resurfacing Project on Seaside Avenue in Milford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will continue on State Route 737 (Seaside Avenue) in Milford through October 21, 2015.
 
10/6/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-91 in North Haven & Wallingford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime bridge maintenance will continue on various bridges on I-91, northbound in North Haven and Wallingford through October 30, 2015. Work hours are 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. There will be no work on Monday, October 12, 2015.
 
10/6/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-95 in Greenwich
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing a nighttime bridge maintenance project on the River Avenue overpass on I-95 southbound in Greenwich, October 13-23, 2015. Work hours are 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
 
10/6/2015Nighttime Resurfacing Project on Route 106 in Wilton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime resurfacing project will be performed on Route 106 in Wilton, October 12-16, 2015. Work hours are 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
 
10/6/2015Nighttime Rehabilitation of Bridges on Route 8 in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime pavement joint repairs are being performed on Route 8 in Bridgeport through the week of October 19, 2015.
 
10/6/2015Bridge Steel Repair on Route 9 Southbound at Christian Lane in Berlin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of repairs to the Christian Lane overpass on Route 9 in Berlin commencing during the week of October 12, 2015.
 
10/6/2015Retaining Wall Repair, Route 12, Norwich
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's (Department) Office of Engineering is developing plans to permanently repair a retaining wall on Route 12 (North Main Street) in the City of Norwich.
 
10/5/2015Culvert Replacement on Central New England Railroad over Filley Brook in Bloomfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the replacement of a culvert under the Central New England Railroad in Bloomfield beginning Thursday October 15, 2015.
 
10/5/2015Emergency Bridge Maintenance on Southbound I-95 Gold Star Bridge
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that an emergency bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-95 southbound between Exit 85 & Exit 82 on the Gold Star Bridge in New London/Groton overnight Monday-Tuesday, October 5-6, 2015. Work will begin at 10 p.m. Monday and conclude by 2 a.m. Tuesday.
 
9/30/2015Nighttime I-95 Ramp Closures in Darien and Norwalk
  Nighttime ramp closures will be required along I-95 in Darien and Norwalk to accommodate a roadway resurfacing project beginning Thursday, October 1, 2015.
 
9/24/2015Rehabilitation of Various Bridges on Route 8 in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that night-time pavement joint repairs are scheduled to be performed on Route 8 NB and SB in Bridgeport starting September 28, 2015.
 
9/22/2015Sikorsky Airport Improvements, Opening of Route 113 for Realignment and Construction of Runway Safety Area
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Route 113 (Main Street) Stratford between Sniffens Lane and Dorne Drive will be reopened for vehicular and pedestrian traffic beginning at 5 PM on Friday, September 25, 2015.
 
9/18/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-95 NB in New London/Groton (Gold Star Bridge)
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed by state forces on I-95 Northbound between Exits 82 and 85 on the Goldstar Bridge in New London/Groton, September 22 – 25, 2015.
 
9/18/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, September 20-26, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, September 20 – 26, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
9/18/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing along Route 1 in Old Lyme
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 1 in Old Lyme, September 30 through October 16, 2015.
 
9/14/2015Bridge Closure for the Replacement of Bridge Carrying Route 275 over Willimantic River at the Coventry/Mansfield Town Line
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is closing Route 275 on Monday, September 21, 2015 for the replacement of the Bridge No. 02866 which carries Rte. 275 over Willimantic River in Coventry and Mansfield. The closure is expected to last ten weeks and the bridge is expected to be reopened November 30, 2015.
 
9/14/2015Nighttime Pavement Preservation on Route 8 Northbound in Trumbull, Stratford and Shelton; Detours Required
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the nighttime pavement preservation project on Route 8 Northbound in Trumbull, Stratford and Shelton is beginning the week of Monday, September 14, and should be concluded by Friday, September 25, 2015.
 
9/11/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, September 14-19, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, September 14 - 19, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
9/3/2015Roadside Safety Improvements on Route 1 in Old Saybrook, Westbrook and Clinton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that roadside safety improvements will be performed on Route 1 in Old Saybrook, Westbrook and Clinton beginning Monday, September 14, 2015. This project is scheduled to continue through Friday, October 16.
 
9/3/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing along Route 15 in Newington and Wethersfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime milling and resurfacing will be performed on Route 15 in Newington and Wethersfield beginning Thursday, September 10, 2015.
 
9/3/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, September 8-12, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, September 8 - 12, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
9/3/2015Tree Removal along Route 15 Southbound in Orange and Milford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a tree removal operation will continue on Route 15 Southbound (Wilbur Cross Parkway) in Orange and Milford through September 18, 2015.
 
9/3/2015Public Information Meeting Concerning Guiderail Improvements on Route 254 in Litchfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation will conduct a public information meeting concerning Route 254 guide rail improvements between the Thomaston town line and Route 118 in the town of Litchfield on September 22, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Bantam Firehouse, 92 Doyle Road, Bantam.
 
9/3/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing along I-395 in Montville
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime milling and resurfacing will be performed on I-395 southbound in Montville, September 11-12, 2015.
 
9/3/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance along Route 63, New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime bridge maintenance will be performed on the Route 63 West River overpass in New Haven beginning on the evening of Thursday, September 3, 2015.
 
8/31/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, August 31 - September 4, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, August 31 – September 4, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
8/21/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, August 24-29
  Lane closures will be required for bridge inspections around the state August 24-29, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing on Route 15 in Berlin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 15 (Berlin Turnpike) in Berlin, beginning Wednesday, August 26, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance continues on Route 8 in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will continue on Route 8 northbound over US 1 (North Avenue) in Bridgeport through the morning of Friday, August 28, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Milling & Resurfacing along Route 2 in Colchester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling & resurfacing project will continue on Route 2 westbound in Colchester through September 3, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing Continues on Route 58, Fairfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will continue on Route 58 in Fairfield through September 2, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Milling & Resurfacing Continues on Route 2 in Bozrah & Lebanon
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime roadway milling & resurfacing will be performed on Route 2 westbound in Bozrah and Lebanon through August 28, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Milling and Resurfacing on Rt 74 in Vernon/Tolland & Rt 30 in Tolland
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will continue on Route 74 in Vernon/Tolland and Route 30 in Tolland through Monday, August 31, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing Continues along Route 194 in South Windsor
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will continue on Route 194 in South Windsor through August 27, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Milling and Resurfacing Project along Route 178 in Windsor
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 178 in Windsor beginning Monday, August 24, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing Project along Route 77 in Guilford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 77 in Guilford beginning Sunday evening, August 23, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing Project, Route 77 in Guilford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 77 in Guilford beginning Sunday evening, August 23, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Tree Removal on Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15) Southbound in Orange and Milford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a tree removal operation will be performed on the Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15) Southbound in Orange and Milford beginning Monday, August 24, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Milling and Resurfacing Project along Route 178 in Windsor
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 178 in Windsor beginning Monday, August 24, 2015.
 
8/20/2015Milling and Resurfacing along Routes 20 and 401 401 EB in East Granby, Windsor & Windsor Locks
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Routes 20 and 401 Eastbound in East Granby, Windsor and Windsor Locks.
 
8/20/2015Farmington Canal Heritage Trail Extension Work to Begin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work is scheduled to start on August 31, 2015, for the Farmington Canal Heritage Trail Extension in Cheshire.
 
8/17/2015Installation of Epoxy Resin Pavement Markings on Various Routes in Eastern CT
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the installation of epoxy resin pavement markings on Various Routes in eastern Connecticut begins August 17, 2015.
 
8/17/2015Detour Notice for Nighttime Rehabilitation of Route 5 Bridge over Route 190 in Enfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a detour will be in place Monday, August 24, 2015 (rain date August 25, 2015) between 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM for work on the Route 5 Bridge located between Franklin Street and Frew Terrace in the town of Enfield.
 
8/17/2015Major Traffic Shift for the Replacement of I-95 Bridge over West River between New Haven and West Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a major traffic shift on I-95 Southbound is scheduled from Friday night, August 28, 2015 to Monday morning, August 31, 2015, in the towns of New Haven and West Haven.
 
8/17/2015Mid-block Crosswalks to be Constructed on Route 137 (Washington Boulevard) between Tresser Boulevard and Broad Street in Stamford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work for installing pedestrian crosswalks and traffic control equipment is expected to begin on August 27, 2015, along Stamford’s Washington Boulevard.
 
8/14/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-95 in Milford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the nighttime bridge maintenance project on I-95 in Milford will continue through the morning of Friday, August 21, 2015.
 
8/14/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, August 17-21, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, August 17 - 21, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
8/14/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, August 17-21, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, August 17 - 21, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
8/14/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing Project in Rocky Hill and Cromwell
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project is continuing on Route 3 in Rocky Hill and Cromwell and Route 160 in Rocky Hill and should be completed by September 15, 2015.
 
8/13/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-95 in East Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime bridge maintenance will be performed on the I-95 northbound US 1 and Amtrak overpass in East Haven beginning Monday, August 17, 2015, at 9 p.m.
 
8/13/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing on Rt. 100 & SR 735 in East Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Rt. 100 (High Street) and SR 735 (Saltonstall Parkway) in East Haven beginning Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
 
8/7/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, August 10-15, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, August 10 - 15, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
8/6/2015Nighttime Sweeping I-84 and Route 8 in Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime street sweeping will be performed on I-84 and Route 8 in Waterbury overnight, Thursday August 6 through Friday morning, August 7 – 7 pm to 3 am.
 
8/4/2015Expect Weekend Traffic Impacts Friday, August 7 through Monday, August 10, as Route 34 is Shifted into a Temporary Lane Configuration in New Haven and West Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that activities related to roadway construction are expected to cause delays on Route 34 in the vicinity of the West River Bridge during the weekend of Friday, August 7 through Monday, August 10, 2015.
 
8/3/2015Rehabilitation of Bridges 03021 and 03022, Interstate I-91 over US 5 (State Street), Amtrak and Ferry Street in New Haven, between Exit 4 and Exit 6
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that lane closures on I-91 in the northbound and southbound direction over State Street and Ferry Street in New Haven will begin on August 5, 2015.
 
7/31/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, Aug. 3-6, 2015
  Lane closures will be required around Connecticut for bridge safety inspections. View the list and plan ahead.
 
7/29/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing on Route 177 in Farmington, Avon and Canton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 177 in the towns of Farmington, Avon and Canton beginning 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 5, 2015.
 
7/29/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing along Route 127 in Trumbull
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 127 in Trumbull beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4, 2015.
 
7/29/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-91 in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-91 northbound in New Haven beginning at 9 p.m. Sunday, August 2, 2015.
 
7/29/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing along Whitney Avenue (SR 707) in North Haven and Hamden
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Whitney Avenue (State Route 707) in North Haven and Hamden, beginning at 8 p.m. on Sunday, August 2, 2015.
 
7/28/2015Nighttime I-95 Bridge Maintenance in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime bridge maintenance will be performed on various bridges on I-95 southbound in Bridgeport during the month of August.
 
7/28/2015Southbound Side of Putnam Bridge to be Closed this Weekend
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the planned closure of the southbound side of Route 3 over the Putnam Bridge between Glastonbury and Wethersfield for the weekend of July 31 – August 3, 2015, weather permitting. Southbound motorists will be directed to I-91 via Route 2 westbound and Route 15 southbound to the Charter Oak Bridge.
 
7/28/2015Overnight Closures for I-95 Southbound Exits in Norwalk and Darien
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the following 1-95 ramp closures to allow for milling and paving operations: I-95 Southbound Exits 15, 14, 13, 12, 11 & 10 On and Off ramps in Norwalk and Darien during the month of August from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., Monday through Friday.
 
7/24/2015Nighttime Resurfacing of Route 8 in Trumbull, Stratford and Shelton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the nighttime resurfacing of Route 8 Northbound will begin joint repair operations on Monday, July 27, 2015, at 10 p.m.
 
7/24/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, July 27-31, 2015
 
7/21/2015Project No. 0050-0219 , Pavement Preservation on Interstate 95, Fairfield and Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's (Department) Office of Engineering is implementing a pavement preservation project for the 2016 construction season. The purpose of this program is to enhance pavement performance by using cost-effective treatments to extend the service life of the existing pavements. A section of I-95 in Fairfield and Bridgeport has been identified as a candidate for this program.
 
7/17/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, July 20-24, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, July 20 - 24, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
7/13/2015MOTORIST ADVISORY - Full Directional Weekend Closure Scheduled on the William H. Putnam Bridge (Route 3) over the Connecticut River in the Towns of Wethersfield and Glastonbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the upcoming FULL NORTHBOUND DIRECTIONAL WEEKEND CLOSURE of the William H. Putnam Bridge (Route 3 over the Connecticut River). The northbound closure (Wethersfield heading to Glastonbury) will take place the upcoming weekend of July 17th to July 20th, weather permitting, beginning at 8:00 PM Friday night and ending at 5:00 AM Monday morning.
 
7/10/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, July 13-19, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, July 13 - 19, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
7/9/2015Sikorsky Airport Improvements - Closing of Route 113 for Realignment and Construction of Runway Safety Area
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Route 113 (Main Street) in Stratford will be closed to vehicular traffic between Sniffens Lane and Dorne Drive beginning Monday July 27, 2015 and will be re-opened on or about September 1, 2015, weather permitting.
 
7/6/2015Pavement Preservation on Interstate 95 in Fairfield and Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's (Department) Office of Engineering is implementing a pavement preservation project for the 2016 construction season.
 
6/30/2015Nighttime Ramp Closures scheduled for Pavement Preservation at the Interstate 95 and Route 7 interchange in the City of Norwalk
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the following overnight ramp closures to allow for paving and bridge joint repairs:
 
6/26/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, June 29-July 2, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, June 29 – July 2, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
6/24/2015Replacement of Bridge No. 00625 (Route 154 over Candlewood Hill Brook) in the Haddam
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work to replace Bridge No. 00625, Route 154 over Candlewood Hill Brook, in the Town of Haddam.
 
6/24/2015Reconstruction of I-84 Eastbound Exit 68 Ramp and Route 195 in Tolland
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the reconstruction of the I-84 eastbound Exit 68 ramp and Route 195 in the town of Tolland will begin on June 29, 2015.
 
6/24/2015Replacement of Bridge No. 01023 (Route 57 over West Branch Saugatuck River) in Weston
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that preparatory work for the replacement of bridge number 01023 is expected to begin on or about June 25, 2015.
 
6/22/2015Culvert Rehabilitation on CT Route 2, Route 207, and SR 430 in the Towns of Marlborough, Franklin and Mansfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of the construction project to rehabilitate culverts on Rte 207 in Franklin, Rte 2 in Marlborough and SR 430(North Eagleville Road) in Mansfield on July 7, 2015.
 
6/19/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00732, North Ave over Route 15 in the Westport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the closure of North Avenue Bridge over Route 15 in the Town of Westport. The closure will begin on June 22, 2015, with the road expected to reopen before August 27, 2015.
 
6/19/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, June 22-26, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, June 22 - 26, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
6/19/2015Nighttime Closures of the I-95 Southbound Exit 14 Off-Ramp in Norwalk Scheduled to Begin June 22, 2014 and End June 26, 2014
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the nighttime closure of the I-95 Southbound Exit 14 off-ramp in Norwalk for 3 to 5 nights from 9:00 pm until 6:00 am beginning Monday, June 22, 2015. The closure is required for reconstruction and paving activities.
 
6/16/2015Nighttime Weekend Closures of Fairfield Avenue (Rte. 130) Between Commerce Drive and Railroad Avenue Eastbound in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a detour will be in effect for the closure of Fairfield Avenue from Commerce Drive to Railroad Avenue eastbound in Bridgeport. The closures will occur Friday nights at 9:00 p.m. through Saturday mornings at 6:00 a.m. for the period from June 19, 2015 to December 31, 2015.
 
6/15/2015Route 2 / I-84 Interchange Bridge Rehabilitation Project Set to Begin - Expect Ramp Closures, Detours, and Lane Closures
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of rehabilitation work on four bridge structures within the Route 2 / I-84 interchange in East Hartford.
 
6/9/2015Public Information Meeting Concerning Proposed Improvements at the Route 37 Intersection at Stacey Road and Barnum Road in Danbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a public information meeting concerning Route 37 intersection improvements at Stacey Road and Barnum Road in the city of Danbury on June 22, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. in Danbury City Hall, Room 3C, 155 Deer Hill Avenue, Danbury, Connecticut.
 
6/8/2015Design Underway for Pavement Preservation on Route 2 in Marlborough and Colchester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's (Department) Office of Engineering is implementing a pavement preservation program for the 2016 construction season.
 
6/5/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, June 8-14, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, June 8 - 14, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
6/2/2015Reduction of lanes on Gold Star Memorial Bridge (I-95 Northbound) for Bridge Joint Repairs in New London and Groton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that I-95 Northbound traffic will be restricted to two through-lanes from exit 83 to about half way across the Gold Star Bridge to perform bridge joint repairs.
 
6/1/2015I-95-I-91 Traffic Shift Completed
  The I-95/I-95 northbound interchange was opened at 9:05 a.m. Sunday, nearly 12 hours ahead of schedule.
 
5/29/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on I-95 in Westport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will continue on I-95 in Westport through the morning of June 19, 2015.
 
5/29/2015Nighttime Bridge Repairs on I-95 in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime bridge repairs will continue on two bridges on I-95, Northbound and Southbound, in Bridgeport through the morning of July 3, 2015.
 
5/29/2015Nighttime Bridge Repairs along Route 8, Northbound and Southbound, in Bridgeport
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime bridge repairs will continue on various bridges on Route 8, Northbound and Southbound in Bridgeport through June 26, 2015.
 
5/29/2015New Water Main on Route 4 (Farmington Avenue) in Farmington
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the installation of a new water main on Route 4, located between High Street and Mountain Spring Road. This work will commence on Sunday, May 31, 2015, at 7:00 PM and will have an estimated completion date of July 30, 2015.
 
5/29/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing Project, I-84 EB, in Middlebury and Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on a 3.6-mile segment of I-84 eastbound in Middlebury and Waterbury, June 2 through October 23, 2015.
 
5/29/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, June 1-5, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, June 1 - 5, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
5/28/2015MOTORIST ADVISORY - Expect Weekend Traffic Impacts Friday, May 29 through Sunday, May 31, 2015 as the I-95 Northbound off-ramp to I-91 Northbound (Exit 48) is Shifted into a New Alignment
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is announcing that activities related to roadway construction are expected to cause delays throughout the I-95 New Haven Corridor during the weekend of Friday, May 29 through Sunday, May 31, 2015.
 
5/26/2015Installation and Replacement of Traffic Control Signals in Various Central Connecticut Towns
  The Department of Transportation (Department) is developing plans to install new traffic control signal equipment at 14 locations in the cities/towns of Cheshire, East Hartford, Enfield, Granby, Manchester, New Britain, Rocky Hill, South Windsor, West Hartford and Wethersfield.
 
5/22/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, May 26-29, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, May 26 - 29, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
5/19/2015Pavement Preservation on I-91 Northbound and Southbound in Hartford and Windsor
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for the pavement preservation project on I-91 Northbound and Southbound in Hartford and Windsor.
 
5/18/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, May 18-22, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, May 18 - 22, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound; EB and WB mean eastbound and westbound.)
 
5/18/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge Nos. 06716, 06717 and 06699 in Weston and Southbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activity will begin for the rehabilitation of Bridges 06716 and 06717 (Route 57 over Kettle Creek in Weston) and Bridge 06699 (Route 188 over an unnamed brook in Southbury).
 
5/15/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing Project, Route 7 in Wilton, Redding, Ridgefield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 7 in the towns of Wilton, Redding and Ridgefield.
 
5/13/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge Number 00145 (over Wepawaug River) on Interstate I-95 Between Exit 38 and Exit 39A in Milford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a bridge rehabilitation project on I-95 in the northbound and southbound directions over Wepawaug River in Milford will begin on Wednesday, May 20, 2015.
 
5/12/2015I-95 Northbound Norwalk Exit 14 Off Ramp Detour at Reed Street to Begin Next Week
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing a detour of traffic on Reed Street at the intersection of the I-95 Exit 14 Northbound off-ramp, beginning May 18, 2015.
 
5/11/2015Sikorsky Airport Improvements - Reopening of the Realigned Route 113
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Route 113 (Main Street) in the City of Stratford will be reopened to vehicular and pedestrian traffic between Sniffens Lane and Dorne Drive beginning on Friday, May 22, 2015.
 
5/11/2015Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing, I-84 EB & WB in Danbury
  The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 5.1 mile segment of I-84. This project is scheduled to occur from 8:00 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Sunday, April 19, 2015 to the morning of Friday, July 10, 2015.
 
5/11/2015Ramp Closures for Pavement Preservation on Rte. 82 in the Towns of Chester and Haddam
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that ramp closures on Route 9 for pavement preservation on Route 82 in the towns of Chester and Haddam will start on May 12, 2015.
 
5/8/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, May 11 - 15, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, May 11-15, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound.)
 
5/8/2015Pavement Preservation on Route 15 in the Town of East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a pavement preservation project on Route 15 in East Hartford is scheduled to begin on or about Sunday, May 17, 2015.
 
5/8/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance, I-95 NB and SB in Bridgeport
  The work consists of bridge maintenance on the bridges listed below. This work is scheduled to occur from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Sunday, May 10, 2015 to the morning of Friday, May 29, 2015. NO WORK Sunday, May 24, 2015 through Tuesday, May 26, 2015.
 
5/8/2015Replacement of Bridge No. 02486 Route 79 over Hammonassett Brook in the Town of Killingworth
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the project for the replacement of bridge No. 02486 Route 79 over Hammonassett Brook in Killingworth is scheduled to commence work on or about May 11, 2015.
 
5/8/2015Expect Overnight Traffic Impacts on the I-91 Off-Ramps to Route 34 and the Trumbull Street On-Ramp to I-91 Southbound During the Overnight of Wednesday May 13 into Thursday May 14
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is announcing that construction activities related to traffic shifts on the I-91 Southbound off-ramp to Route 34 Westbound are expected to cause delays throughout the I-95 New Haven Corridor during the overnight of Wednesday, May 13 into Thursday, May 14, 2015. Please plan ahead and consider alternate routes to get to your destination.
 
5/7/2015Milling and Resurfacing Project, Route 120 in Southington
  The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 0.71 mile segment of Route 120 in Southington. The milling segment of this project is scheduled to be performed Friday, May 8, 2015. The resurfacing segment of this project is anticipated to be performed Thursday, May 14, 2015 and Friday, May 15, 2015.
 
5/7/2015Nighttime Bridge Maintenance Ramp Closure, I-84 E/B at Exit 52 ramp to I-91 S/B in Hartford
  The project consists of bridge maintenance to I-84 E/B at the Exit 52 ramp to I-91 S/B in Hartford on Bridge #1686E. This project is scheduled to occur from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Sunday, May 10, 2015 to the morning of Monday, May 11, 2015.
 
5/7/2015Nighttime Roadway Milling, Route 2 E/B in Colchester
  The project consists of milling a 3.98 mile segment of Route 2 E/B in Colchester. The roadway milling is scheduled to occur from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, to the morning of Monday, June 8, 2015.
 
5/7/2015Milling and Resurfacing Project, Route 94 in Glastonbury
  The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 4.39 mile segment of Route 94 in Glastonbury. The milling segment of this project is scheduled to be performed on Friday, May 8, 2015 to Friday, May 15, 2015. The resurfacing segment of this project is anticipated to be performed Monday, May 18, 2015 thru Friday, May 29, 2015.
 
5/6/2015I-84/I-91 Ramp Closure for Nighttime Bridge Maintenance in Hartford
  A nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on the Exit 52 ramp from I-84 eastbound to I-91 southbound in Hartford, overnight on Sunday, May 10 to Monday, May 11, 2015. A detour will be in place.
 
5/5/2015Nighttime Work on I-95 and Route 1, Northbound & Southbound in Norwalk Scheduled to Resume May 11, 2015
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime work will resume on the I-95 Exit 14 and 15 Interchange reconstruction project on I-95 and along Route 1, Northbound & Southbound in Norwalk beginning May 11, 2015.
 
5/4/2015Overnight Closures of Route 34 in the Town of Derby
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the overnight closures of Route 34 to install new steel beams required for the rehabilitation and widening of Bridge Number 00947, Route 34, Main Street, over the Naugatuck River. The overnight closures will occur Sunday May 10, 2015 through Friday May 15, 2015 from the hours of 10:00 PM to 6:00 AM.
 
5/4/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, May 4 - 8, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, May 4-8, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB mean northbound and southbound.)
 
5/4/2015MOTORIST ADVISORY - Expect Overnight Traffic Impacts Wednesday, May 6, 2015 as the I-95 Northbound off-ramp to I-91 Northbound (Exit 48) is Closed and Detoured to Facilitate Roadway Construction
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is announcing that activities related to roadway construction are expected to cause delays throughout the I-95 New Haven corridor during the overnight of Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Please plan ahead and consider alternate routes to get to your destination.
 
5/1/2015I-84 WATERBURY CONSTRUCTION UPDATE - Daytime Blasting Operations Scheduled To Begin Week of May 5, 2015
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that daytime blasting operations are scheduled to begin on the I-84 Waterbury Reconstruction Project on Tuesday, May 5, 2015. Traffic stoppages will be occurring between 9:30 AM and 11:30 AM on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays to remove rock in the area of Exit 23 Eastbound Off-Ramp just west of Hamilton Avenue.
 
4/29/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 02498, Route 81 over District Brook in Killingworth
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work to Replace Bridge No. 02498, Route 81 over the District Brook in Killingworth.
 
4/29/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge #03361, U.S. Route 5 over Route 190 in Enfield
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the rehabilitation of Bridge #03361, U.S. Route 5 over Route 190, in the Town of Enfield is scheduled to begin on or about Friday, May 1, 2015.
 
4/29/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge No.03523, Route 3 (Shunpike Road) Over Route 9 in Cromwell
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for the rehabilitation of Bridge No. 03523, Shunpike Road over Route 9 in Cromwell.
 
4/29/2015Rehabilitation of Metro North Rail Road Bridge No. 03948R over Sound Beach Avenue and Bridge No. 03955R over Tomac Avenue in Old Greenwich
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the rehabilitation of Metro North Rail Road Bridge No. 03948R over Sound Beach Avenue and Bridge No. 03955R over Tomac Avenue in Old Greenwich will begin on May 4. 2015.
 
4/29/2015Road Reconstruction Work – Scott Road in Prospect to begin May 1, 2015
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that reconstruction activities along Scott Road in Prospect will begin on Friday May 1, 2015.
 
4/28/2015Replacement of a Bridge and three Culverts along Route 148 and Route 82 in the towns of Killingworth and Chester
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for the replacement of a bridge and three culverts on routes 148 and 82 in Killingworth and Chester.
 
4/21/2015Public Information Meeting Regarding Intersection Improvements on Route 66, Route 196 and Old Marlborough Road in East Hampton
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a public information meeting regarding intersection improvements on Route 66, Route 196 and Old Marlborough Road will held on Thursday April 30, 2015, at 7:00 pm., in the Community Room, at the East Hampton Library.
 
4/20/2015Road Work - Route 4 Farmington from Garden Street to Mountain Spring Road
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Town of Farmington is conducting a Sewer replacement project for a section of sanitary sewer main along Farmington Avenue (Route 4) that will begin just west of Garden Street and will end at Mountain Spring Road. The project is under way and is anticipated to be complete in January 2016.
 
4/20/2015I-84 WATERBURY CONSTRUCTION UPDATE- Plank Road from Harpers Ferry Road to White Oak Lane in Waterbury to Close
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities related to the I-84 reconstruction in Waterbury requires the closure of Plank Road from Harpers Ferry Road to White Oak Lane for approximately 18 months. The road is scheduled to be closed on April 27, 2015 through October 2016. There will be no vehicular access to Brookdale Lane from Plank Road; access will be maintained from East Main Street. Vehicular and pedestrian access to residences within the closed section of Plank Road will be maintained.
 
4/17/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, April 20-24, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, April 20-24, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB stand for northbound and southbound.)
 
4/17/2015Division Street Railroad Crossing Repairs, Ansonia/Derby
  Repairs to the Division Street Railroad Crossing on the Ansonia/Derby town line will begin Friday, April 24, 2015.
 
4/16/2015I-84 WATERBURY CONSTRUCTION UPDATE - Wrecker Service Being Assigned to I-84 Waterbury Reconstruction Project
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a wrecker service is being assigned to the I-84 Waterbury Reconstruction Project. The service will provide for the towing of disabled vehicles within the project limits to minimize traffic congestion on the highway.
 
4/15/2015Public Information Meeting - Project No. 0063-0633 - US 44 (Albany Avenue) Safety Improvements, City of Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation’s Office of State Highway Design in conjunction with the City of Hartford (Department of Economic Development), will be holding a public informational meeting regarding proposed corridor improvements on Route 44 (Albany Avenue) in the City of Hartford. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at the Konover Campus Center Great Room, University of Hartford, 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut. A formal presentation by the project's designer VHB Inc. will begin at 6:30 p.m., immediately followed by a question and answer session.
 
4/15/2015Public Informational Meeting Concerning Major Intersection Improvement at Route 190 and Route 319, Stafford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a public informational meeting concerning the proposed major intersection improvements at Route 190 at Route 319 on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at the Stafford Senior Center, 3 Buckley Highway, Stafford Springs, Connecticut. An open forum for individual discussions with Department officials will begin at 6:30 p.m., followed by a formal presentation at 7:00 p.m.
 
4/13/2015I-84 WATERBURY CONSTRUCTION UPDATE -Interstate 84 Westbound Exit 24 in Waterbury to Permanently Close
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities related to the reconstruction of I-84 in Waterbury will require the permanent closure of the Westbound Exit 24 off-ramp to Harpers Ferry Road. The ramp is scheduled to be permanently closed at 11 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22, 2015.
 
4/13/2015Capacity & Operational Improvements on Route 69 in the Vicinity of Route 15 , City of New Haven & Town of Woodbridge
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's (Department) Office of Engineering is developing plans to improve capacity and operational deficiencies, as well as pedestrian safety and mobility, on Route 69 in the vicinity of Route 15, Interchange 59, in the City of New Haven and the Town of Woodbridge.
 
4/10/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, April 13-17, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge inspections will be required around Connecticut, April 13-17, 2015.
 
4/8/2015Rehabilitation of Route 6 Bridge Over the Pequabuck River in the Town of Plymouth
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activity will begin on April 17, 2015 for Rehabilitation of Bridge #000471 that carries U.S. Route 6 over the Pequabuck River.
 
4/7/2015Project No. 0120-0092, Safety Improvements on Route 85, Town of Salem
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's Office of Engineering is developing plans to improve safety on Route 85 in the vicinity of Skyline Drive (north entrance) and Burnett's Country Gardens.
 
4/7/2015Reconstruction of Interchanges 5 and 6 on Interstate 84 in the Town of Danbury to Begin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for the reconstruction of Interchanges 5 and 6 of Interstate 84.
 
4/7/2015Reconstruction of Interchange 18 Northbound On-Ramp on Route 8 in the Towns of Derby and Ansonia
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work will be starting for the reconstruction of the Interchange 18 Northbound On-Ramp on Route 8 in the Towns of Derby and Ansonia.
 
4/7/2015Rotary Upgrade to Modern Roundabout on Route 188 at Route 334 and Hollbrook Road in the Town of Seymour
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work will be starting to upgrade the existing rotary to a modern roundabout located on Route 188 at Route 334 and Hollbrook Road in the Town of Seymour.
 
4/7/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00507 on S.R. 816 over the Housatonic River in the Towns of Newtown and Southbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work will be starting for the rehabilitation of Bridge Number 00507 on S.R. 816, Glen Road, over the Housatonic River in the towns of Newtown and Southbury on or about April 7, 2015.
 
4/2/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, April 6 - 10, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, April 6-10, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB stand for northbound and southbound.)
 
3/30/2015New Haven – Hartford – Springfield Rail Program Pigeon Hill Wetland Mitigation Site in the Town of Windsor
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for the creation of the Pigeon Hill Road wetland mitigation site in the Town of Windsor.
 
3/30/2015Replacement of Expansion Joints on Twelve Bridges in Vernon, Manchester, East Hartford, Enfield, Hartford and Wethersfield
 
3/27/2015I-84 Waterbury Widening Project to Begin
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activity will begin the week of March 30, 2015, for the widening of Interstate 84 between Washington Street and Pierpont Road in Waterbury.
 
3/26/2015Connecticut Department of Transportation invites public to learn about the I-84 Hartford Project
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is inviting the public to attend an Open Planning Studio for the I-84 Hartford Project during the week of April 27th to May 2nd, 2015. The Studio will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday on April 27th – May 1st, 2015 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday May, 2nd, 2015. The event will be held at Christ Church Cathedral Auditorium, 45 Church Street in Downtown Hartford.
 
3/24/2015Replacement of Existing School Advance Warning and School Crossing Signs and Posts on Town-Owned and Maintained Roadways in Eastern and Southwestern Connecticut
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of a project to replace existing school advance warning and school crossing signs and posts on town owned and maintained roadways with new fluorescent yellow-green signs. The new signs comply with the 2009 Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices and will provide enhanced safety and road user recognition, especially in dusk and dawn periods.
 
3/20/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, March 23 - 29, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, March 23-29, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB stand for northbound and southbound.)
 
3/18/2015Bridge Maintenance, I-95 Northbound in Greenwich
  The project consists of bridge maintenance to the James Street Bridge over I-95 Northbound in Greenwich. This project is scheduled to occur from 8:30 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Monday, March 23, 2015 to the morning of Tuesday, March 24, 2015.
 
3/18/2015Old Saybrook Railroad Station Parking Lot Expansion in the Town of Old Saybrook
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the expansion of the existing parking facilities at the current Old Saybrook Shore Line East Rail station is scheduled to begin.
 
3/18/2015Rehabilitation of Bridge #02390 on Route 53 in the Town of Redding
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the rehabilitation of Bridge #02390 on Route 53 in the Town of Redding will begin April 1, 2015.
 
3/17/2015On-Ramp Closure Scheduled to Facilitate Bridge Expansion Joint Repairs on Route 15 Southbound over the Connecticut River (Charter Oak Bridge) in East Hartford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work is scheduled to restart on the southbound direction of the Charter Oak Bridge which carries Route 15 over the Connecticut River in East Hartford and Hartford.
 
3/12/2015Traffic Shift Scheduled for Route 1 in Norwalk March 19, 2015
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is continuing the improvements of Interstate 95 and Route 1 in Norwalk. As part of this work, the northbound and southbound lanes of Route 1 will be shifted between the Exit 14 ramp and Fairfield Avenue to accommodate future drainage, utility and sidewalk work.
 
3/12/2015Intersection Improvements to Route 68 at Route 150 in the Town of Wallingford
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that improvements to the intersection of Route 68 and Route 150 in the Town of Wallingford will begin on April 1, 2015.
 
3/12/2015MOTORIST ADVISORY - Expect Overnight Traffic Impacts Thursday, March 19, and Friday, March 20, 2015, as Traffic from I-95 Southbound to Route 34 Westbound, I-91 Northbound and Hamilton Street in New Haven is Detoured to Facilitate Bridge Construction
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is announcing that construction activities related to bridge construction on I-95 Southbound is expected to cause delays throughout the I-95 New Haven Corridor during the overnights of Thursday, March 19 and Friday, March 20, 2015. Please plan ahead and consider alternate routes to get to your destination.
 
3/9/2015Proposed Roundabout at the Intersection of Route 110 (Shelton Road) and Route 111 (Monroe Turnpike), in Monroe
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a public informational meeting regarding the proposed roundabout at the intersection of Route 110 (Shelton Road) and Route 111 (Monroe Turnpike) in Monroe. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at the Monroe Town Hall, Council Chambers, 7 Fan Hill Road, Monroe, Connecticut. A formal presentation by Department representatives will begin at 7:00 p.m., immediately followed by a question and answer session.
 
3/9/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, March 7 - 15, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, March 7-15, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB stand for northbound and southbound.)
 
3/2/2015Upgrades to Pedestrian Control Features at Traffic Control Signals in Various Central Connecticut Towns
  The Department of Transportation (Department) is developing plans to upgrade pedestrian control features at 40 existing state maintained traffic control signals to include countdown pedestrian indications, and accessible pedestrian signals and detectors in the cities/towns of Bloomfield, Cheshire, East Hartford, Enfield, Hartford, Manchester, New Britain, Newington, Plainville, Rocky Hill, Vernon, West Hartford, Wethersfield and Windsor. The following intersections are included:
 
3/2/2015Upgrades to Pedestrian Control Features at Traffic Control Signals in Various Central Connecticut Towns
  The Department of Transportation (Department) is developing plans to upgrade pedestrian control features at 45 existing State maintained traffic control signals to include countdown pedestrian indications and accessible pedestrian signals and detectors in the cities/towns of Berlin, Bloomfield, Cheshire, East Hartford, Enfield, Hartford, Manchester, Meriden, New Britain, Newington, Plainville, Rocky Hill, Southington, Vernon, West Hartford, Wethersfield, and Windsor. The following intersections are included:
 
2/23/2015I-91/95/Rt34 Traffic Impacts This Weekend in New Haven
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that construction activities related to the completion of the new interchange for I-91/I-95 and Route 34 in New Haven will require continuous closures of area ramps and roadways at the I-91/I-95 during the weekend hours of Friday, February 27 through Saturday, February 28, 2015.
 
2/23/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, February 23 - 27, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, February 23-27, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB stand for northbound and southbound.)
 
2/6/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, February 7 - 13, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, February 7-13, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB stand for northbound and southbound.)
 
2/2/2015Replacement of Bridge No. 02486 Route 79 over Hammonassett Brook in Killingworth
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the project for the replacement of Bridge No. 02486, Route 79 over Hammonassett Brook in the Town of Killingworth, will begin February 2, 2015.
 
1/30/2015DOT to Install Osprey Nest Platform on East Haddam Swing Bridge
  In response to requests from local citizens and public officials, the Connecticut Department of Transportation will erect an osprey nest platform on the East Haddam swing bridge, which carries Route 82 over the Connecticut River between East Haddam and Haddam. Almost every year, ospreys build a nest on one of the bridge trusses. The new platform will be adjacent to the truss currently used by the ospreys.
 
1/30/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, February 2 - 7, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, February 2-7, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead. (NB and SB stand for northbound and southbound, respectively.)
 
1/26/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, January 26 - 31, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, January 26-31, 2015, weather permitting. View the complete list and plan ahead.
 
1/22/2015Interstate 84 Rest Areas in Willington To Be Closed for Repairs
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that renovation work will be performed at the rest areas in Willington along Interstate 84 in both directions. The rest areas will be closed beginning the first week of March 2015 and are expected to reopen in late October 2015.
 
1/16/2015Public Scoping Meeting for the I-84 Viaduct Reconstruction Project
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) will hold a Public Scoping Meeting for the I-84 Hartford Reconstruction Project on Wednesday, January 21, 2015, from 3:00 to 7:30 PM, at the Hartford Public Library, 500 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103. A presentation will be made at 5:30 PM.
 
1/16/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, January 19 - 23, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, January 19-23, 2015. View the complete list and plan ahead.
 
1/15/2015Operational Improvements on Route 34 at Derby-Milford Road in Derby
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation's (Department) Office of Engineering is currently developing plans to improve the overall traffic operations at the intersection of Route 34 (New Haven Avenue) at Derby-Milford Road.
 
1/9/2015Lane Closures for Bridge Inspections, January 11 – 16, 2015
  Lane closures for bridge safety inspections and evaluations will be required around Connecticut, January 11-16, 2015. View the complete list and plan ahead.
 
1/6/2015Motorist Reminder: I-84 Detour Required for Weekend Bridge Inspection in Waterbury
  The Connecticut Department of Transportation is reminding motorists that a detour will be required on I-84 Westbound in Waterbury this weekend for a bridge inspection.