CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: August 8, 2016
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TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
Construction to Begin on Replacement of Bridge 02973, (US Route 1 over Pattagansett River) in East Lyme
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work on August 15, 2016, for the replacement of Bridge 02973 (US Route 1 over Pattagansett River) in the Town of East Lyme.
The project consists of a complete bridge structure replacement, drainage improvements, and full-depth roadway reconstruction.
DOT Project No. 0044-0148 was awarded to D & V Morin Construction Co., at a cost of $1,991,519.00 on June 24, 2016 and is scheduled to be completed November 15, 2017.
LANE CLOSURE INFO
The contractor will be allowed to maintain alternating one-way traffic controlled by uniformed flaggers:
- 6:00 pm Sunday through 6:00am Monday
- 9:00am to 3:00pm Monday through Friday
- 6:00pm to 6:00am Monday through Friday
- 6:00pm Friday through 10:00am Saturday
- 6:00pm Saturday through 10:00am Sunday
Staging, including temporary precast concrete barriers and other traffic devices will be utilized during construction. The contractor will also be allowed to maintain alternating one-way traffic controlled by uniformed flaggers or police from the first day of the summer recess for East Lyme schools through Labor Day weekend.
Content Last Modified on 8/8/2016 11:59:30 AM