CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7456
|FOR RELEASE: September 4, 2012||
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
WEB SITE: www.ct.gov/dot
Ramp Closure Scheduled for I-84 Eastbound Exit 48B (Capitol Avenue, Hartford) for Bridge Maintenance
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that bridge maintenance will require the closure of I-84 Eastbound Exit 48B (Capitol Avenue) off-ramp in Hartford. The work consists of bridge joint removal in preparation for a milling/paving operation. The project is scheduled to occur the evening of Monday, September 10, 2012 to the morning of Friday, September 14, 2012, from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (Monday-Thursday Evenings).
During the ramp closure, motorists will be detoured back to Capitol Avenue via Broad Street. Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists.
Motorists should be aware that modifications or extensions to this schedule may become necessary due to weather delays or other unforeseen conditions. Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.