CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: December 10, 2013
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
Nighttime Bridge Maintenance Will Require Closure of the Niantic River Drawbridge on Route 156 in East Lyme & Waterford
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that nighttime bridge maintenance will require the closure of the Niantic River Drawbridge on Route 156 in East Lyme & Waterford.
The work consists of routine
maintenance on the Niantic River Drawbridge.
This work is scheduled to occur from 8:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. on Tuesday, December
10, 2013, to Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
This work is being
performed by state forces.
The following detour
will be implemented while work is being performed: Niantic River Rd. to Rt. 1, to Rt. 161, to
Rt. 156 will be signed for both directions.
A traffic sign pattern will be utilized to guide motorists through the detour.
The regular work schedule for this project is from 8:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m.
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.
Content Last Modified on 12/10/2013 10:24:18 AM