CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: June 12, 2018||
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS
TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
FAX: (860) 594-3065
WEB SITE: www.ct.gov/dot
Installation of Traffic Control Signals in Various Towns
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that preliminary work including lane closures is scheduled to start June 12, 2018, weather dependent, for the installation of traffic control signals. Work will be performed at various intersections in Newington, Bloomfield, East Hartford, Manchester, Rocky Hill, Somers, Vernon, Windsor and Windsor Locks.
The project consists of replacing the existing traffic signals with new mast arms or span poles and the associated items such as trenching, backfilling, new conduits, video detection and hand holes to complete the new installations.
DOT Project No. 0171-0393/0394 was awarded to Electricals Contractors, Inc. at a cost of $2,821,318.50 on November 27, 2017 and is scheduled to be completed in July 2019.
Lane closures on ramps, turning roadways, and other project roadways may occur Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. daily, Saturday and Sunday between 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 a.m.