CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: July 13, 2016
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
Phase 1 of the Pavement Preservation on Interstate 95 Northbound in Fairfield and Bridgeport to Start July 18, 2016
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that phase 1 work on I-95 Northbound between exit 23 and exit 25 is scheduled to begin on July 18, 2016.
The project involves milling, concrete bridge deck repairs, and paving the section of I-95 Northbound between the New England Avenue overpass (Bridge 00092) and Coolidge Street overpass (Bridge 00096) for this construction season. Work will also include milling and paving of on-ramps and off-ramps and repair of existing concrete bridge decks. Detour routes will be established with proper signage to guide motorists during overnight ramp closures for construction activities.
DOT Project No. 0050-0219 was awarded to Waters Construction Co., Inc of Bridgeport CT on June 3, 2016 at a cost of $14,462,816.25 and is scheduled for completion on November 14, 2017. The project is being administered by the Office of Construction – District 3 in New Haven.
LANE CLOSURE and DETOUR INFO-
Monday between 8:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
Tuesday and Wednesday between 9:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
Thursday and Friday between 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
Saturday between 9:00 p.m. and 9:00 a.m.
Sunday between 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m.
Monday through Sunday between 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
The contractor will be allowed to temporarily close I-95 ramps and detour traffic. Additional notice will be given prior to any ramp closures.
All Other Roadways
Monday through Friday between 8:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.