I-95 Lane Closures from Darien to Westport, and Overnight in Greenwich



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Two Connecticut Department of Transportation bridge maintenance projects will close lanes and slow traffic on Interstate 95 this week — a daytime project in Darien, Norwalk and Wesport and a nighttime project in Greenwich.

In Darien and Westport on Thursday

From 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, alternating left and right lanes will be closed in both the northbound and southbound traffic lanes of I-95, both between Exits 17 and 18 in Westport and between Exits 12 and 14 in Darien and Norwalk.

Overnight in Greenwich Through Early Friday Morning

A maintenance project on an Interstate 95 bridge in Greenwich, just before the New York state border, is expected to close some traffic lanes between 9 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. Wednesday through Friday nights this week.

A Department of Transportation news release did not specify whether the lanes would be on either the northbound-traffic or southbound-traffic sides. The lane closures began on Monday and are expected to end early Friday morning.

The highway’s overpass above River Avenue is between Exit 21 in New York state and Exit 2 in Greenwich.

Here’s the DOT’s announcement for this project:

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on I-95 SB in Greenwich, beginning Monday, October 17, 2016.

The project consists of bridge maintenance on I-95 SB, Bridge #00002 (River Ave. overpass) in Greenwich. This project is scheduled to occur from 9:00 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Monday, October 17, 2016 to the morning of Friday, October 21, 2016.

This project is included in the Department of Transportation’s 2016 bridge maintenance program to support state forces with bridge repairs and is being performed by Hammonasset Construction.


Motorists can expect lane closures on I-95, Greenwich, between Exit 2 (Louden Ave.) and the       New York State Line. Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be utilized to guide motorists through the work zone. The regular work schedule for this project is from 9:00 p.m. to 5:30 a.m.  (Monday–Friday).

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.

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