CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: August 13, 2018||
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
WEB SITE: www.ct.gov/dot
I-84 Waterbury Construction Update - New Eastbound 23 On-Ramp to Open Monday Night, August 13, and Eastbound 25 Off-Ramp Entrance to be Relocated
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the new eastbound 23 on-ramp, east of Hamilton Avenue Bridge, will open beginning on Monday night, August 13. The temporary loop ramp, west of the bridge will close permanently. Eastbound Exit 23 off-ramp, from I-84 and downtown Waterbury to Hamilton Avenue, will remain open as a one-way off-ramp.
Hamilton Avenue Bridge will open to its new full width, and temporarily striped to provide one thru-travel lane in each direction and a left-turn lane from southbound Hamilton Avenue to the new eastbound 23 on-ramp.
Access to the eastbound Exit 25 off-ramp will open in its permanent location, west of Hamilton Avenue Bridge. The eastbound Exit 25 detour route, that has been in effect utilizing eastbound Exit 23, will close permanently.
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is working to inform local residents of current and upcoming construction activities through project newsletters, press notices, travel alerts, social media, as well as the I-84 Waterbury project website. If you have any questions related to construction, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.