CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: January 6, 2014||
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
WEB SITE: www.ct.gov/dot
Nighttime Bridge Maintenance on Route 8 Southbound in Bridgeport
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on Route 8 Southbound in Bridgeport, Jan. 8-14, 2014.
The project consists of bridge maintenance to the Route 8 Southbound Bridge under Wells Street in Bridgeport. This project is scheduled to occur from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 8, 2014 to the morning of Tuesday, January 14, 2014.
This project is included in the Department of Transportation’s 2014 bridge maintenance program to support state forces with bridge repairs and is being performed by Mohawk Northeast Inc.
LANE CLOSURE INFO
Motorists can expect lane closures on Route 8 Southbound between Exit 5 (SR 722) and Exit 3 (Main Street) in Bridgeport. Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. The regular work schedule for this project is from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
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.