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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Bridge Spans Under Construction at North Assembly Area

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Bridge Spans Under Construction at North Assembly Area

One of the Accelerated Bridge Construction techniques used to expedite the construction timeline for the replacement of the Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge involves building the new bridge superstructure at the same time as the bridge’s foundation and substructure.   The new bridge will have six individual deck spans. It will take a set of two spans…

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, CLOSED February 19, 2019

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, CLOSED February 19, 2019

Residents, commuters and the traveling public are advised that on or about February 19, 2019, Atlantic Street, between South State Street and Dock Street under the Metro North Railroad Bridge, will be temporarily closed to allow for concurrent construction operations to continue on Atlantic Street. Rail service delays are not expected and pedestrian access will…

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, Closing Feb. 19, 2019

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, Closing Feb. 19, 2019

Residents, commuters and the traveling public are advised that on or about February 19, 2019, Atlantic Street, between the southern side of South State Street and Dock Street under the Metro North Railroad Bridge, will be temporarily closed to allow for concurrent construction operations to continue on Atlantic Street. Rail service delays are not expected…

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Atlantic Street Underpass Temporarily Closing on February 19, 2019

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Atlantic Street Underpass Temporarily Closing on February 19, 2019

Residents, commuters and the traveling public are advised that on or about February 19, 2019, Atlantic Street, between South State Street and Dock Street under the Metro North Railroad Bridge, will be temporarily closed to allow for concurrent construction operations to continue on Atlantic Street. Rail service delays are not expected and pedestrian access will…

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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 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 Work Continues with Installation of Temporary Jump Spans

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Atlantic Street Bridge Work Continues with Installation of Temporary Jump Spans

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that Phase 2 work continues on schedule with the installation of the railroad track jump spans on the Metro North/Atlantic Street Bridge. This installation is the first major part of the bridge replacement project and will prepare the site for the construction of the abutments for the new…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Phase 1 Completed, Phase 2 Work to Begin

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Atlantic Street Bridge Phase 1 Completed, Phase 2 Work to Begin

Atlantic Street Bridge Phase 1 Completed, Phase 2 Work to Begin with Replacement of Metro-North Railroad Bridge No. 08012R over Atlantic Street, Catenary Improvements, Track 7 Extension and Reconstruction of Atlantic Street in Stamford   The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of Phase 2 work which includes replacing the Metro North/Atlantic Street…

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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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