CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: March 17, 2017
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OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
Widening of U.S. Route 6 from Carol Drive to Peggy Lane in Bristol and Farmington
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that work is starting on April 1, 2017, for the Widening of U.S. Route 6 from Carol Drive to Peggy Lane in Bristol and Farmington.
The project consists of widening of U.S Route 6 to improve safety and traffic operational improvements from Carol Drive in Bristol to Peggy Lane in Farmington by adding a second eastbound through-lane to address congestion and safety concerns. The improvements also consist of adjustments to the existing pavement cross-slope, drainage modifications / upgrades and modifications to the existing traffic signals to accommodate the improvements.
DOT Project No. 0017-0182 was awarded to Empire Paving at a cost of $12,870,631.23 on November 16, 2016 and is scheduled to be completed November 30, 2018.
LANE CLOSURE INFO
U.S Route 6: Monday through Friday between 9:00pm and 6:00am and Saturday and Sundays between 8:00pm and 7:00am
All Other Roads:
Monday through Friday between 9:00am to 3:00pm and 6:00pm to 6:00am.
When the contractor is actively working, alternating one-way traffic operations controlled by uniformed flaggers will be allowed.
Content Last Modified on 3/17/2017 2:03:16 PM