Route 5/15 Bridge over Silver Lane Demolition Work
Posted on July 9, 2020
Beginning the week of July 6, and for approximately one month, there will be nighttime demolition on the Route 5/15 Bridge over Silver Lane in East Hartford. This work is necessary for the widening of Route 5/15 northbound, as part of the I-91 Charter Oak Bridge Project. The bridge demolition work will require alternating one-way traffic, andmay take place Monday through Friday nights, from 8:00 PM to 6:00 AM. No work will be performed on Saturday or Sunday nights.
This week's schedule is as follows: – Nighttime Lane Closures possible between the hours of 8:00 PM and 6:00 AM, weather permitting, Monday 7/13 through Thursday 7/16.
Please be aware that construction noise will be unavoidable for this operation, and we appreciate your patience during this time. Please use caution when traveling through the construction site, and follow the lane shift instructions.
Below is an aerial view, indicating the bridge for demolition.