CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: July 23, 2014
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
Updated Scheduled For 24-Hour Weekend Closures on Route 130 (Fairfield Avenue) in Bridgeport
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the closure schedule for Route 130, Fairfield Avenue, from Commerce Drive to Railroad Avenue eastbound has been revised. The current schedule is to close Route 130 on the weekend of August 1-3 and August 8-11, 2014.
road closure is required to complete the drainage prior to the final lowering
of Fairfield Avenue.
INFO- Route 130 will be closed from 9 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Monday on weekends of
8/1-8/3/14 and 8/8/-8/11/14.
Signs will be in place to direct traffic
around the closure. Detour routes are:
will use Pine Street,
and State Street.
- Truck traffic will use Pine Street, Wordin Avenue and State Street.
temporary sidewalk will be in place for pedestrian access.
work is part of a project to overhaul the overhead Catenary wire system and
replace five bridges on the New Haven Rail Line between Bridgeport
and Fairfield. The contract was awarded to Ducci Electrical
Contractors of Torrington, CT, in April 2007 and the revised schedule has the
project completing in August 2014.