CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546
NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT, 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: April 27, 2018||
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TELEPHONE: (860) 594-3062
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Nighttime Milling and Resurfacing along I-84 Westbound in Farmington
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on
I-84 westbound in Farmington beginning Sunday, May 6, 2018.
The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 1.85 mile segment of I-84 westbound in Farmington. This milling portion of this project is scheduled to begin on Sunday, May 6, 2018 to Sunday, May 20, 2018. The resurfacing segment of this project is anticipated to begin on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 to Wednesday, June 13, 2018. No work will be performed on the day before or after the Memorial Day Holiday weekend.
This project is included in the DOT's 2018 Vendor Resurfacing Program.
LANE CLOSURE INFO
Motorists can expect lane closures on I-84 westbound in Farmington from the westbound overpass of eastbound US 6 & westbound SR531 to the overpass of Woodruff Road. Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. Temporary short term ramp closures can be expected. Detour signs for the ramp closures will be posted instructing motorists. The regular work schedule for this project is 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. (Sunday - Thursday).
· Route 9 north Exit 32 will be directed to Exit 31 to I-84 eastbound to Exit 40, then right onto New Britain Avenue and right onto Ridgewood Road.
· I-84 eastbound Exit 39 will proceed on I-84 east Exit 40, then right on New Britain Avenue, right on Ridgewood Road, taking the on ramp to I-84 west then take Exit 39.
· Route 4 (SR508) to I-84 west will be directed to I-84 eastbound Exit 40, right on New Britain Avenue and right on Ridgewood Road.
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.