ConnDOT: New Section Exit 50 On-Ramp to I-95 in New Haven to Open 8/2/07

 
  CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

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2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546 NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT 06131-7546

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New Section of the Exit 50 On-ramp to I-95
Southbound in New Haven Scheduled to
Open on August 2, 2007
 
The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) is announcing that a new section of the Exit 50 on-ramp to I-95 Southbound from Stiles Street and Fulton Terrace in New Haven is scheduled to open on Thursday, August 2, 2007.

In addition, the existing Exit 49 on-ramp from Stiles Street will be permanently closed to traffic on Monday, August 13, 2007.

The work is part of Contract C2 of the I-95 New Haven Harbor Crossing Corridor Improvement Program.  Contract C2 is located in New Haven and consists of the reconstruction of approximately one mile of I-95 just east of Stiles Street in New Haven to the New Haven/East Haven town line. Construction is scheduled to be completed in June 2009.

For information about the I-95 New Haven Harbor Crossing Corridor Improvement Program, visit www.I95newhaven.com. For information about other lanes closures/traffic detours related to the program, call the I-95 Construction Hotline at 1-866-277-9595. For information about other construction projects in the area, call 203-777-INFO or visit www.rideworks.com/construction.htm. To find out about your possible alternatives to driving alone including carpools, vanpooling, Shore Line East trains and regional bus service, call RIDEWORKS at 203-777-RIDE; toll-free 1-800-ALL-RIDE or visit Rideworks’ website at  www.rideworks.com.

To register for free notification of highway and rail incidents from the Connecticut Department of Transportation’s new statewide E-Alert System, go to www.ct.gov/dot and click on “Register to Receive E-Traffic and Rail Alerts.”

 



Content Last Modified on 8/2/2007 9:36:59 AM