West Rocks Road Sidewalk Closure on Bridge 00722 over Route 15.
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the continuation of Project 102-356 in the City of Norwalk. Vehicular and pedestrian traffic will not be permitted on the West Rocks Road Bridge 00722 over Route 15 beginning June 15th.
Vehicular and pedestrian traffic will not be permitted over the bridge starting June 15th. Please seek an alternate route, or utilize the in place detour signs.
Project 102-356 is for the Rehabilitation of the West Rocks Road Bridge over the Merritt Parkway. Work includes demolition and replacement of the existing bridge superstructure.
The Contractor will be engaging in preemptive work on the bridge through 6/15/18, beginning with the removal of chain link fence, installation of temporary precast concrete barrier and then the removal of the existing bridge parapets. The bridge will be closed from June 15th to August 27th, 2018 for the demolition and replacement of the existing bridge superstructure.
A traffic detour will be in place for the West Rocks Road Bridge closure.
For the north side of the bridge, traffic will be detoured directly to Main Avenue.
For the south side of the bridge, traffic will be detoured via Linden Street to Main Avenue.
Please become familiar with these alternate routes if you travel the area routinely.
DOT Project no. 0102-0356 was awarded to New England Road, Incorporated at a cost of $4,117,827.00 on 12/29/2017 and was scheduled to be completed by 05/13/2019.
The project is being administered by the Office of Construction in District 3, New Haven.