Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Information
Meeting concerning the proposed replacement of Bridge No. 06695, Route 123 over
Rose Brook, in New Canaan, Connecticut.
The purpose of the project is to replace the existing 72-inch diameter ACCMP
culvert with a 9-foot by 9-foot precast concrete box culvert with a depressed
invert to accommodate a natural stream channel bottom through the
structure. The existing structure needs
to be replaced as the corrugated metal pipe is heavily rusted and is showing
areas of complete section loss.
There are right-of-way impacts associated with the proposed
improvements. It is anticipated that two
temporary construction easements will be required.
is anticipated to begin in spring 2019, based on the availability of
funding. The estimated construction cost
for this project is approximately $1.8 million.
This project is anticipated to be undertaken with 80 percent Federal
funds and 20 percent State funds.
Public Information Meeting is being held to afford a full opportunity for
public participation and to allow open discussion of any views and comments the
community may have concerning this proposed project.
meeting facility is ADA accessible.
Language assistance may be requested by contacting the Departmentís Office of Communications at (860)
594-3062 at least five business days prior to the meeting. Persons with hearing and/or speech
disabilities may dial 711 for Telecommunications Relay Service (TRS). Language assistance is provided at no cost to
the public and efforts will be made to respond to timely requests for
of the proposed project will be on display for public review. Department personnel will be available during
the meeting to discuss this project.
More detailed information is available at the Departmentís Office of
Engineering, 2800 Berlin Turnpike, Newington, Connecticut, Monday through
Friday between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., excluding holidays. Anyone wishing to discuss the project may
contact Louis D. Bacho, at (860) 594-3212 or by e-mail at email@example.com. Plans are
also available for review at the New Canaan Town Hall.
Inclement Weather Date: February 21, 2018