WHAT'S HAPPENING NOW

Posted on May 20, 2022

Week of May 15, 2022 

  • Completing bridge joints on Charter Oak Bridge (bridge 6000)
  • Continue Route 15 median work in East Hartford
  • Continue reconstruction of Route 15 SB Exit 86 gore
  • Continue ramp milling and paving project wide
  • Continue installation of new highway lighting throughout project
  • Continue work for the improvement of I-91 southbound (SB) in Wethersfield
  • Continue grading slopes, installing new landscaping and turf establishment
  • Installing new metal beam rail and curb
  • Continue shim paving of I-91 NB in Wethersfield 

ROAD/LANE/SHOULDER CLOSURES
Daytime Lane Closures
Main Street in East Hartford Daytime Lane Closures possible Tuesday through Friday nights, 5/17 through 5/20, between the hours of 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM, for bridge box beam cleanup, weather permitting

Nighttime Lane Closures
Nighttime Lane Closures possible Sunday through Friday nights, 5/15 through 5/20 between the hours of 8:00 PM and 6:00 AM, weather permitting:
  • I-91 NB (Exit 24 to Whitehead Highway) for shim paving, paving and curbing 
  • I-91 SB (Whitehead Highway to Exit 28) for curbing
  • I-91 SB (Cove Bridge to Exit 26) for overhead sign installation
  • Route 5/15 NB (Exit 87 to Exit 91) to pave the median and for barrier backfill
  • Route 5/15 SB (I-84 WB Exit 57 ramp to the Charter Oak Bridge) to pave the median
  • I-84 WB (Exit 57 ramp to Route 5/15SB) to pave the median
 
Nighttime Road Closures  
Nighttime Road Closures and Detours are possible between the hours of 8:00 PM and 6:00 AM, weather permitting, as follows: 

No closures are anticipated Saturday, 5/21.

LONG-TERM ROADWAY CLOSURES AND DETOURS