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Road Closures will be in Effect Saturday, October 14th, 6 am – 6 pm

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Road Closures will be in Effect Saturday, October 14th, 6 am – 6 pm

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that there will be weekend Saturday closure of the  I-95 Northbound Exit 8 off ramp in the City of Stamford  on October 14, 2017.   The project consists of improvements to the Interstate 95, Exit 8 off ramp and to the adjacent areas along Atlantic Street and South…

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Road Closures Will be in Effect on Saturday, June 3rd, 6 am – 5 pm

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Road Closures Will be in Effect on Saturday, June 3rd, 6 am – 5 pm

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the June 3, 2017 (Saturday) road closures on South State Street, Atlantic Street and I-95 Northbound Exit 8 off ramp in the City of Stamford.  Traffic will be detoured around the construction area.   The project consists of improvements to the Interstate 95, Exit 8 off ramp and…

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Finished Early! Exit 8 & Atlantic Street to Re-Open by 7 pm on 4/23

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Finished Early! Exit 8 & Atlantic Street to Re-Open by 7 pm on 4/23

The Department of Transportation is pleased to announce that Exit 8 and Atlantic Street will be re-opened to thru traffic at 7 pm on 4/23, 11 hours ahead of schedule. The Department would like to thank Yonkers Contracting Co., the City of Stamford, and those who worked so hard to make this happen.

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Construction is on Schedule — 4/21-4/24

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Construction is on Schedule — 4/21-4/24

Good news! Construction of the interim lowering is on schedule. Check out the Atlantic Street Bridge Facebook page for construction progress photos. Thanks to Yonkers Contracting Co. and CTDOT for working around the clock this weekend, as well as the City of Stamford Police Department and Connecticut State Police. Mostly, thanks to all those who…

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Weekend Road Closures on South State Street, Atlantic Street and the Exit 8 Northbound Off Ramp of I-95 Beginning on April 21, 2017

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Weekend Road Closures on South State Street, Atlantic Street and the Exit 8 Northbound Off Ramp of I-95 Beginning on April 21, 2017

The Connecticut Department of Transportation Is Announcing There Will Be Weekend Road Closures on South State Street, Atlantic Street and the Exit 8 Northbound Off Ramp of I-95 in the City of Stamford Beginning on April 21, 2017 To accommodate construction of the new I-95 Exit 8 off ramp bridge over Atlantic Street; South State…

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Weekend Road Closures: 4/21 – 4/24

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Weekend Road Closures: 4/21 – 4/24

To accommodate construction of the new I-95 Exit 8 off ramp bridge over Atlantic Street; South State Street, Atlantic Street and the Northbound Exit 8 off ramp in Stamford will be closed between April 21, through April 24, 2017. Traffic will be detoured around the construction area. Please check this page on 4/19/17 to access…

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why are these improvements needed? The purpose and need of the project is to improve accessibility to South Stamford and capacity along Atlantic Street while simultaneously replacing a railroad bridge that was constructed in the late 19th century and requires regular maintenance to maintain a state of good repair. The proposed improvements will facilitate future…

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Nightly Lane Closures on I-95 Scheduled for Next Week

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Nightly Lane Closures on I-95 Scheduled for Next Week

Weather permitting, nighttime lane closures on I-95 are scheduled for next week from 12/5 through 12/9. The work involved is to shift the traffic towards the median further west to help improve the Exit 8 northbound off ramp stacking capacity. Motorists can expect lane closures northbound from 9pm until 6am.

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Temporary Lane Reduction of South State Street in Stamford Beginning on or About November 9th, 2016

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Temporary Lane Reduction of South State Street in Stamford Beginning on or About November 9th, 2016

To accommodate drainage and sewer construction activities, South State Street in Stamford will be reduced to one eastbound lane beginning on or about November 9, through December 7, 2016. Motorist should seek alternate routes around the construction area. The lane reduction will be used to minimize the duration of traffic impacts and to expedite the…

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Traffic Alerts Available Here

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Traffic Alerts Available Here

Don’t forget that you can always find the latest detour information on the Traffic Alerts section of this web site.

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