CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
2800 BERLIN TURNPIKE P.O. BOX 317546 NEWINGTON CONNECTICUT 06131-7546
|FOR RELEASE: Upon Receipt|
THE CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
TO OPEN EASTBOUND PLATFORM EXTENSION AND
Opening of Eastbound Platform Extension and
Metro-North and Shore Line East Rail Service
Connecticut Department of Transportation (ConnDOT) officials have announced that the Eastbound Platform Extension at Milford Station in
“We are pleased to complete this portion of the project. We understand the inconvenience the entire construction project may have imposed on local businesses, commuters and the public over the past year, and especially the last several months. We appreciate the patience extended during this time,” said Commissioner Ralph J. Carpenter.
The High Street construction project is part of an ongoing effort to replace and/or rehabilitate bridges, station and catenary on the Metro-North New Haven Line between Devon and
In conjunction with the opening of the eastbound platform extension on September 7th, the ADA Ramps and Stairs on the North and South sides of Milford Station will open Monday afternoon September 11th.
The remaining work to be completed after the platform and ADA Ramps are opened includes turf establishment, final course of pavement and permanent line striping and signing. This work will be performed during regular work shifts after the platform and ramps are opened.
Traffic control personnel will continue to be on site directing motorists and pedestrians during the construction operations.