CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: April 6, 2018
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
Rehabilitation of Bridge 00807 (Ridge Road over Route 15) in Wethersfield
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of work for the rehabilitation of Bridge 00807, Ridge Road over Route 15, in Wethersfield.
The overall scope of rehabilitation consists of the relocation of the gas and water main, removal of existing knee walls, deck patching, and substructure repairs as required. The roadway on top of the bridge will be completely reconstructed along with the existing parapets, and sidewalks.
DOT Project No. 0159-0189 was awarded to Rotha Contracting Company of Avon, CT at a cost of $2,079,616.38 on November 20, 2017, and is scheduled to be completed on November 30, 2018.
LANE CLOSURE INFO
5/15 Northbound & Southbound:
Monday through Friday (Daytime): 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Monday through Friday (Nighttime): 7:00 PM to 6:00 AM
Saturday & Sunday: 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
One-way alternating vehicular traffic controlled by temporary signalization for the duration of the project.
Westbound portion will be closed at the intersection with Ridge Road during stage construction.
Westbound portion of Oakdale Street will closed during stage construction and shall not exceed 217 consecutive days.
Route 15 vertical clearance will be reduced to 13’-4” due to anticipated work.