CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: April 30, 2014||
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
WEB SITE: www.ct.gov/dot
The contractor is currently installing signage and making adjustments to current traffic signals to accommodate the impending construction.
The project consists of the rehabilitation of the full length of Bridge No. 00947 including replacement of the concrete deck, replacement of bridge bearings, sidewalk and lighting. New fascia girders for a new sidewalk will also be installed. Bituminous pavement will be installed after deck repairs.
DOT Project No. 0036-0182 was awarded to Baier Construction Co., at a cost of $8,865,000.50 on 03/14/14 and is scheduled to be completed in November 2016.
LANE CLOSURE INFO- This is updated information
Two lanes of traffic will be maintained in each direction between 6 a.m. and 8 p.m.
One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.
The contractor will be allowed to detour traffic during six occasions on week-nights between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. The dates of the detour will be provided two weeks in advance of closure.
Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.