ConnDOT: Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on Route 136 (Bridge Street) Drawbridge over the Saugatuck River in Westport

 
  CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

NEWS RELEASE

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

FOR RELEASE: May 27, 2008
 
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NEWINGTON, Conn. - Acting Transportation Commissioner H. James Boice announced today that a Bridge Maintenance project will be performed on Route 136 (Bridge Street) Drawbridge over the Saugatuck River in Westport.  This project is scheduled to take place on or about Wednesday, May 28, 2008.  This project will require the closing of the Drawbridge while the work is being performed and a posted detour will be in effect.

 

Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the detour.  The regular work schedule for the project is 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Wednesday). 

 

Motorists should be aware that modifications or extensions to this schedule may become necessary due to weather delays or other unforeseen conditions.  Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.



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