ConnDOT: Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00732, North Ave over Route 15 in the Westport
2015

CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
NEWS RELEASE
 
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
 
FOR RELEASE: June 19, 2015
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Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00732, North Ave over Route 15 in the Westport


The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the closure of North Avenue Bridge over Route 15 in the Town of Westport. The closure will begin on June 22, 2015, with the road expected to reopen before August 27, 2015.

The project consists of the full rehabilitation of the existing bridge structure, including removal of the western spandrel, concrete patching of the underside and over-side of the bridge and full deck replacement. The purpose of the project is to improve the structural deficiencies and preserve the integrity of the bridge.

The project was awarded to Blakeslee Arpaia Chapman, Inc. of Branford, CT on March 12, 2015 at a cost of $2,854,817.14 and is scheduled to be completed by October 30, 2015.

LANE CLOSURE INFO
Route 15:
Monday through Thursday between 9:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m.
Friday between 10:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m.
Saturday between 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
Sunday between 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m.

DETOUR INFO
The detour will be as follows:
  • Those heading north on North Ave will be directed to take Cross Highway 0.9 miles west to Weston Road; 0.3 miles north on Weston Road; 1.10 miles east on Easton Road which will lead to the intersection of Easton Road and North Ave.
  • Those heading south on North Ave will be directed to take Easton Road 1.1 miles west to Weston Road; 0.3 miles south on Weston Road; 0.9 miles east on Cross Highway which will lead to the intersection of Cross Highway and North Ave.


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