DOT Project 0015-0386 Webpage

Welcome to the webpage for Project 0015-0386, Rehabilitation of Bridge No. 00111A (PT Barnum Bridge), in the City of Bridgeport.

A Virtual Public Information Meeting (VPIM) was held for the project on June 4, 2024.

A recording of the meeting is available on this YouTube Channel.15-386 Rehabilitation of P.T. Barnum Bridge in Bridgeport (

Public Meeting Notice can be viewed here.

Report of Meeting from Virtual Public Information Meeting can be viewed here.

The purpose of this project is to address observed deficiencies, maintain bridge 00111A in a state of good repair, meet current load rating standards, and extend the life of the structure while minimizing impacts to traffic on I-95 above and Bridgeport Harbor, Metro North, Route 130, and local roads below.

Right-of-way impacts associated with the proposed project are not anticipated.

Construction is anticipated to begin Spring 2026 based on the availability of funding, acquisition of rights of way, and approval of permit(s).  The estimated construction cost for this project is approximately $16.1 Million. This project is anticipated to be undertaken with 90% federal funds and 10% state funds.

The public comment period is open through June 18, 2024. If you would like to leave a comment or ask a question, please send us an email or leave a voicemail within the comment period. The project email and phone will be open to receive comments or questions through the comment period.

Project Email:

Phone: (860) 594-2020(Please be sure to reference the project in your voicemail.)

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