Ongoing Traffic Projects in Our Area

Posted on September 21, 2021


The CT Department of Transportation has recently announced the following projects expected to impact traffic in our area:

  • Scheduled Weekend Lane Closures on Route 8 Northbound in Waterbury: for two consecutive weekends, beginning at 8:00 PM on Friday, September 24, until 6:00 AM Monday, September 27, and  from 8:00 PM on Friday, October 1, until 6:00 AM Monday, October 4, 2021, there will be lane closures on Route 8 northbound in Waterbury to facilitate rehabilitation of Bridges over Platts Mill Road and Metro-North Railroad. Motorists are advised that one lane of traffic in the northbound direction will be maintained during the weekend period from 8:00 PM Friday until 6:00 AM Monday.
  • Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 847 in Naugatuck: The project consists of milling and resurfacing a 0.27-mile segment of SR 847. The milling portion of the project is scheduled to occur from Monday, October 4, 2021, through Tuesday, October 5, 2021. The resurfacing portion the project is scheduled to occur from Thursday, October 7, 2021, through Friday, October 8, 2021.