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CT DOT: Thomaston – Rehabilitation of Bridges 03350 and 03351 on Route 8 Northbound and Southbound

Posted on August 14, 2018 by admin


The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing the start of construction and lane shifts for bridge rehabilitation work on Bridges 03350 and 03351, Route 8 northbound and southbound in Thomaston, beginning on August 13, 2018.


  • Beginning Monday, August 13, 2018, motorists can expect lanes closures from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, and from 6:00 PM to 6:00 AM for the purpose of stage 1 construction activities.
  • The contractor will be allowed to halt Route 8 traffic for a period not to exceed 10 minutes to perform necessary work for repairs and rehabilitation of the existing bridge superstructure between 12:01 AM  and 5:00 AM on all non-holidays.

DOT Project No. 0140-0172 was awarded to Northern Construction Services, LLC and is scheduled to be completed by November 24, 2019.