CONNECTICIUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7456
|FOR RELEASE: January 23, 2009||
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OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
WEB SITE: www.ct.gov/dot
The Department of Transportation announced today, that beginning Monday, January 26, 2009, nighttime reconstruction work is scheduled to begin on the bridge carrying traffic from Route 5 and 15 southbound to Brainard Road (Exit 87).
The work will involve stage construction bridge demolition, pile driving, concrete placement and steel erection. This nighttime work will take place periodically as needed for the duration of the project.
Lane Closure information
Nighttime closures –
Reduced to single lane from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. weeknights and at anytime during the weekend.
Detour- Route 15 southbound effective January 29, 2009 from 10:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Route 15 at the
Daytime closures –
Reduced to single lane in either direction from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Work on this $5.1 million project is being performed by Arborio Corporation of