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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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Project Photos

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Project Photos

We just added some photos to the project photo gallery. Visit the Project Photo Gallery to view.

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Road Closure of South State Street in Stamford Postponed

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Road Closure of South State Street in Stamford Postponed

The nighttime road closure of South State Street scheduled to begin tonight and run through October 31st has been postponed. Please monitor this website and social media for updates to the construction schedule and road closures.

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Nighttime Construction to Begin Monday, September 19th

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Nighttime Construction to Begin Monday, September 19th

To accommodate drainage and sewer operations, South State Street in Stamford will be closed for nighttime construction beginning September 19th thru October 31st from 9:00 pm until 5:00 am. Detour signs will be in place to direct motorists around the closure utilizing Atlantic Street via Dock Street to bypass South State Street.

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Nightly Closures of South State Street in Stamford Beginning September 19th

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Nightly Closures of South State Street in Stamford Beginning September 19th

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that there will be nighttime closures of South State Street between Atlantic Street and Canal Street in Stamford, weather permitting.To accommodate drainage and sewer operations, South State Street in Stamford will be closed for nighttime construction beginning September 19th thru October 31st from 9:00 pm until 5:00 am….

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