CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7456
|FOR RELEASE: August 26, 2009||
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
WEB SITE: www.ct.gov/dot
The Department of Transportation is announcing that work associated with the Reconstruction of Route 66 (Washington Street) between the streets of Bernie O’Rourke Drive and Plaza Drive in the city of Middletown will continue with the following traffic restrictions: Route 66 (Washington Street), may be reduced to one lane in each direction between the hours of 6:00 am to 2:30 pm. This change in operations is to allow ample time for construction operations while maintaining existing roadway conditions for the evening rush hour.
Work on Route 66 will continue through the 2009 -2010 construction seasons and extend into the Spring of 2011.
The anticipated completion date for the Reconstruction of Route 66 is April 25, 2011. This $4,005,989.00 project was awarded on May 26, 2009 to Simscroft – Echo Farms, Inc of