CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7456
|FOR RELEASE: April 20, 2009
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TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
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Reconstruction 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.
The project consists of the new construction of Bridge #0431, Route 4 over the Farmington River and widening and safety improvements on Route 4 at Town Farm Drive.
Stage one of Construction will be completed this spring, culminating in a traffic switch onto the new bridge structure in early Summer 2009. Construction activities will then be focused on the Stage 2 demolition and reconstruction for the next construction year.
The contract was awarded to Middlesex Corporation of Littleton, MA on March 4, 2008 at a cost of $20,286,375.00 and is scheduled to be completed in November 2010.
Motorists can expect alternating one way traffic throughout the project Monday through Friday from 9:00 pm to 6:00 am and 8:00 pm to 6:00 am on Saturdays and Sundays.
The contractor is allowed to halt traffic for up to 10 minutes to facilitate construction activities.
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