ConnDOT: Railroad Construction in Windsor
2017

CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
NEWS RELEASE
 
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
 
FOR RELEASE: May 31, 2017
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
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New Haven-Hartford-Springfield (NHHS) Rail Program

 

Construction Update: Town of Windsor

June 9-12, 2017

 

Beginning on Friday, June 9th at 7:00 p.m. and continuing through Monday, June 12th at 5:00 p.m. the existing East Barber Street railroad grade crossing in Windsor will be closed to through traffic to accommodate track construction and roadway paving.

 

Access to the Windsor Meadows State Park will remain open to pedestrian traffic only and the Bissell Bridge boat launch will be closed during construction. Traffic personnel will be in place throughout the duration of the road closure. Signs, variable message boards and detour routes alerting the public of the closure will be posted on-site prior to the closure.

 

There will be construction noise throughout this period and temporary lighting to support overnight work in the area.

 

Please note that this schedule is subject to change.

 

For construction questions regarding the activity above, please contact Rich Angelicola, Resident Engineer, AECOM at (860) 867-6460. For Amtrak service schedule information please visit www.amtrak.com or call 1(800) 872-7245.

 

This work is part of the overall upgrade of the New Haven-Hartford-Springfield rail line now branded as the CTrail Hartford Line scheduled to begin expanded service in 2018.

 

Future updates on the status and location of construction activities will be provided on the NHHS Rail Program website at www.nhhsrail.com, Facebook, Twitter and by email. To receive email updates, please register on the NHHS Rail Program website.

 



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