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Concurrent Operations Advance Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project

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Concurrent Operations Advance  Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project

Utilizing Accelerated Bridge Construction bridge building techniques, the Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge replacement project continues to progress on schedule. Typically, to build and replace a bridge of this complexity would require years of construction on the tracks and on Atlantic Street. But with the temporary rail spans in place, work is progressing without reductions in rail…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Fall 2018 Update Presentation Slides Now Available

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Atlantic Street Bridge Fall 2018 Update Presentation Slides Now Available

The Fall 2018 Update presentation on the Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement project is now available to download. The presentation provides updated information on the project progress,  construction activities and impacts that will be taking place starting in February 2019.   Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Fall 2018 Update    

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Public Information Meeting Thursday, November 29 at 6 pm, Stamford City Hall

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Public Information Meeting   Thursday, November 29 at 6 pm, Stamford City Hall

Residents, commuters, business owners and other interested individuals are invited to attend the public information session for an update on the project progress and to learn more about the construction activities and impacts that will be taking place starting in February 2019.   Open Forum with CTDOT Officials at 6 pm Formal Presentation at 6:30…

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Final Stage of Jump Span Installation Completed On Atlantic Street Bridge

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Final Stage of Jump Span Installation Completed  On Atlantic Street Bridge

The final stage of temporary jump span installations on the Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge is complete. Construction will now begin on the abutment footings for the new replacement bridge. Operations continue on the drilled shafts for the new retaining wall on South State Street and on the North Assembly area near Elm Street where the bridge…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Public Information Session, Thursday, Nov. 29 at 6pm

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Atlantic Street Bridge Public Information Session, Thursday, Nov. 29 at 6pm

Residents, commuters, business owners and other interested individuals are invited to attend the public information session for an update on the project progress and to learn more about the construction activities and impacts that will be taking place starting in February 2019. Open Forum for Individual Discussions with CTDOT Officials will begin at 6 pm…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Phase 2 Project Team Hosts Expo Table – November 7, 2018

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Atlantic Street Bridge Phase 2 Project Team Hosts Expo Table  – November 7, 2018

Residents, commuters, business owners and other interested individuals are invited to attend the Tri-Chamber of Commerce Business Networking and Tabletop Expo hosted by the Stamford, Greenwich and Norwalk Chambers of Commerce. The Atlantic Street Bridge Project Team will host an expo table to share information and updates on the project progress, construction activities and impacts…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Constructs Bridge Assembly Area

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project  Constructs Bridge Assembly Area

The Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement project utilizes Accelerated Bridge Construction techniques to minimize disruptions, reduce onsite construction costs and time and prioritize safety and efficiency in construction operations. The new bridge, when complete, will be wider and longer than the current bridge. As a result, the new, wider bridge will accommodate a new Track #7…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Public Info Session Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 6pm, Stamford Government Center

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Atlantic Street Bridge Public Info Session Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 6pm, Stamford Government Center

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that the Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Team will host a Public Information Session on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the Stamford Government Center Building at 6:00pm.   Residents, commuters, business owners, the traveling public and the general public are invited to attend the public information session which…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Construction Proceeding with Track 2 Jump Spans In Place

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Atlantic Street Bridge Construction Proceeding with Track 2 Jump Spans In Place

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing construction progress continues on the Metro North/Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement project with the successful installation of the Track 2 jump spans. Work will begin on the Track 1 jump span this weekend with Tracks 3 & 5 following in the upcoming weeks to complete this portion of the…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Work Progresses as Track 4 Jump Span Now Installed

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Atlantic Street Bridge Work Progresses as Track 4 Jump Span Now Installed

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Phase 2 work on the Metro North/Atlantic Street Bridge is progressing with the completed installation of the Track 4 railroad track jump span. Beginning Friday September 7th, work on the Track 2 jump span will begin. During the upcoming weeks, the remaining tracks will be worked on…

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