ConnDOT: Nighttime Resurfacing of Route 8 in Trumbull, Stratford and Shelton
2015

CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
NEWS RELEASE
 
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
 
FOR RELEASE: July 24, 2015
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
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Nighttime Resurfacing on Route 8 in Trumbull, Stratford and Shelton

 

      The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the nighttime resurfacing of Route 8 Northbound will begin joint repair operations on Monday, July 27, 2015, at 10 p.m.

 

      The project begins just before Exit 8 and ends at the on ramp for Exit 13 on Route 8 northbound. The project consists of milling 3 inches of the surface and replacing it with 3 inches of polymer modified asphalt. Replacement of the top 1.5 inches of the wearing surface on all ramps within the project limits will also take place.

 

      CTDOT Project No. 144-195 was awarded to Tilcon Connecticut Incorporated of Newington CT on June 15, 2015 at a cost of $9,191,025 with an official start date of July 27, 2015 and an anticipated completion date of November 01, 2015. 

 

 

LANE CLOSURE INFO

      The regular work schedule for this project is from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Monday through Friday.

 

      On occasion, the on/off ramps within the project limits will be closed and detour signs will posted to guide motorists. 

 

      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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