Tree Removal along the Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15) in Orange, Woodbridge and New Haven.

Posted on February 15, 2019 by admin


The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a tree removal operation will be performed on Route 15 (Wilbur Cross Parkway) northbound and southbound in Orange, Woodbridge and New Haven on Saturday and Sunday, February 16-17, 2019. Work hours will be 6 a.m. to noon.

The project consists of cutting dead trees, high limbing and clearing signs between Exits 56 and 59. This work will be performed by state forces.

Motorists can expect lane closures on Route 15 Northbound and Southbound between Exit 56 (Route 121, Grassy Hill Road) and Exit 59 (Route 69, Whalley Avenue) in Orange, Woodbridge and New Haven. A moveable sign pattern will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. The regular work schedule for this project is from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Motorists should be aware that modifications or extensions to this schedule may become necessary due to weather delays or other unforeseen conditions. Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed when driving in this vicinity.