CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: October 10, 2007
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
Fax: (860) 594-3066
Lane Shift on I-95 Southbound near Exit 50 (Woodward Avenue)
in New Haven Scheduled to Begin on
The Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) is announcing that a lane shift on I-95 Southbound near Exit 50 (Woodward Avenue) in New Haven is scheduled to begin on October 11. The existing southbound lanes will be shifted to the north beginning Thursday, October 11 at 9:00p.m. until further notice; the shift will place traffic onto newly constructed pavement and is necessary to reconstruct existing southbound travel lanes.
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.
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 10/10/2007 9:20:54 AM